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Title
Manipuri dance numbers
Names
Jhaveri, Ranjana
Jhaverī, Darśanā
Kalāvatī Devī (Singer)
Patel, Priti
Bannerjee, Sruti
Devi, Latasana
Singh, Bipin, 1918- (Teacher)
Jhaveri Sisters
Manipuri Nartanalaya
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1972 or later
Table of Contents
(ca. 58 min.). Mangalacharan / invocation to Krishna ; performed by Priti and Sruti -- Shadanga prabandha / performed by Priti and Sruti -- Abhisarika / Radha sets out through inclement weather to meet Krishna ; performed by Priti -- Shukasari dwandwa / the male and female parrots Shuka and Sari quarrel over the relative merits of Krishna and Radha ; performed by Priti and Sruti -- Anangakshep / Radha, separated from Krishna, accuses Ananga, the god of love, of mistaking her for Shiva and burning her in revenge ; performed by Darshana -- Tanum / performed by Priti and Sruti.
(ca. 55 min.). Krishna nartan / dance of Krishna ; performed by Sruti -- Sakshat darshan / Radha describes her lovesickness since seeing Krishna's beauty ; performed by Darshana -- Nannichuri / the young Krishna and his brother Balaram steal butter in the absence of their mother Yashoda ; performed by Priti and Sruti -- Manini Radha / dance based on five nayikabhedas (states of heroines in love) ; performed by Priti -- Gopras [announced on tape as Dandaras (?) of Goshthaleela] / cowherds' dance with sticks ; performed by Latasana and Sruti -- Mridu-uddhata Krishna nartan / virtuosic dance by Krishna in the tandava mode ; performed by Priti.
(ca. 50 min.). Vipralambha shringar / Radha describes her love for Krishna, then accuses the god of love of mistaking her for Shiva and burning her in revenge ; performed by Sruti -- Swaraprabandha / performed by Darshana -- Bajikarkhel / Krishna, in the guise of an aerialist, pleases Radha with his acrobatic feats ; performed by Priti and Latasana -- Anangakshep / traditional composition ; Radha, separated from Krishna, accuses Ananga, the god of love, of mistaking her for Shiva and burning her in revenge ; performed by Ranjana.
(12 min.). Kanduk khel / the young Krishna and his brother Balaram play ball ; performed by Priti and Sruti -- Bajikar vesh / Krishna, in the guise of an aerialist, pleases Radha with his acrobatic feats ; performed by Priti and Latasana.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9003
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4771 (former)
Topics
(Hindu deity), Rādhā
Hindu mythology
Krishna (Hindu deity)
Dance -- India -- Manipur (India)
Genres
two-dimensional moving image
Dance
Video
Notes
Statement of responsibility: dance and music composed by Guru Bipin Singh.
Title from original container and accompanying outline.
For accompanying syllabus and other materials, in English, see *MGZR Manipuri dance [Clippings].
Performers: Dancers: Ranjana Jhaveri, Darshana Jhaveri, Kalavati Devi, Priti Patel, Sruti Bannerjee, and Latasana Devi of Manipuri Nartanalaya.
Performers: Singers: Guru Bipin Singh, Atashi Chatterjee, Ibeyaima Devi, and Kalavati Devi.
Performers: Drummer: Birmangal Singh.
Performers: Conductor: Guru Bipin Singh.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (176 min.) :sd., col.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
Multiple languages
Manipuri
Sanskrit
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY95-F654
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12486367
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c9f00be0-8cd8-0135-bf42-557f6df96341
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1972: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Manipuri dance numbers" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1972 or later. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/1f02034b-0df9-4438-914e-00201ead7400

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Manipuri dance numbers" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/1f02034b-0df9-4438-914e-00201ead7400

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1972 or later). Manipuri dance numbers Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/1f02034b-0df9-4438-914e-00201ead7400

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Manipuri dance numbers