Title Author Duration
Introduction - Natyaveda Dr. R Ganesh 1m 12s
The word Natya Dr. R Ganesh 1m 13s
The word Shastra Dr. R Ganesh 1m 15s
The word Natyashastra Dr. R Ganesh 47s
The author of Natyashastra Dr. R Ganesh 1m 1s
The background of Natyashastra Dr. R Ganesh 55s
The background of Natyashastra - The Vedas Dr. R Ganesh 47s
The background of Natyashastra - The Itihasa Puranas Dr. R Ganesh 1m 33s
The background of Natyashastra - The Ramayana Dr. R Ganesh 1m 7s
The background of Natyashastra - The Mahabharatha Dr. R Ganesh 1m 46s
The background of Natyashastra - The Arthashastra Dr. R Ganesh 48s
The background of Natyashastra - The Vedangas Dr. R Ganesh 1m 28s
The background of Natyashastra - The Puranas Dr. R Ganesh 21s
Authorship of Natyashastra Dr. R Ganesh 1m 29s
Natyashastra in a nutshell Dr. R Ganesh 4m 27s
Rasa Dr. R Ganesh 3m 23s
Bhaavas Dr. R Ganesh 1m 17s
Number of Bhaavas Dr. R Ganesh 1m 19s
Vibhavas Dr. R Ganesh 57s
Anubhava Dr. R Ganesh 1m 45s
Vyabhichari bhavas Dr. R Ganesh 2m 4s
Sattvika bhavas Dr. R Ganesh 3m 5s
Abhinaya Dr. R Ganesh 3m 23s
Angika - Vachika - Aharya Dr. R Ganesh 5m 1s
Sattvika abhinaya Dr. R Ganesh 1m 46s
Dharmi Dr. R Ganesh 3m 10s
Natyadharmi and Lokadharmi Dr. R Ganesh 3m 7s
Vrutti Dr. R Ganesh 3m 58s
Regional Preferences Dr. R Ganesh 2m 5s
Siddhi Dr. R Ganesh 1m 37s
Svara Dr. R Ganesh 2m 5s
Gaana Dr. R Ganesh 56s
Vyakarana Dr. R Ganesh 4m 14s
Natyashastra's 36 chapters Dr. R Ganesh 4m 20s
Understanding the text Dr. R Ganesh 3m 22s
Chapter 1 - Natyotpatti Dr. R Ganesh 11m 49s
Chapter 2 - Rangamandapa Dr. R Ganesh 1m 43s
Chapter 3 - Rangapuja Dr. R Ganesh 1m 18s
Chapter 4 - Karana Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 6m 37s
Chapter 5 - Purvaranga Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 1m 4s
Chapter 6, 7 - Rasa & Bhava Dr. R Ganesh 46s
Chapter 8 - Angika Abhinaya Dr. R Ganesh 5m 20s
Chapter 9 - Hasta Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 5m 35s
Chapter 10 - Sharira-abhinaya Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 3m 2s
Chapter 11 - Chari Vidhana Dr. R Ganesh 3m 9s
Chapter 12 - Mandala Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 1m 39s
Chapter 13 - Gati-prachara Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 2m 1s
Chapter 14 - Kaksha-vibhaga Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 3m 55s
Chapter 15 - Vachika Abhinaya Dr. R Ganesh 2m 37s
Chapter 16 - Metres Dr. R Ganesh 1m 35s
Chapter 17 - Poetics Dr. R Ganesh 2m 47s
Chapter 18 - Bhasha-vibhaga & Kaku Dr. R Ganesh 1m 18s
Chapter 19 - Uccharana - Sambodhana Dr. R Ganesh 2m 6s
Chapter 20 - Rupaka Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 7m 19s
Chapter 21 - Sandhis & Sandhyangas Dr. R Ganesh 3m 44s
Chapter 22 - Vruttis Dr. R Ganesh 7m 23s
Chapter 23 - Aharya Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 3m 26s
Chapter 24 - Samanya-abhinaya Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 6m 52s
Chapter 25 - Nayaka - Nayika Dr. R Ganesh 20s
Chapter 26 - Chitra-abhinaya Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 48s
Chapter 27 - Siddhi Dr. R Ganesh 1m 11s
Chapter 28 - Svaras Dr. R Ganesh 1m 56s
Chapter 29 - Music Instruments Dr. R Ganesh 58s
Chapter 30 - Sushira vadyas Dr. R Ganesh 11s
Chapter 31 - Taala Dr. R Ganesh 2m 14s
Chapter 32 - Dhruva Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 2m 47s
Chapter 33 - Avanaddha Vadyas Dr. R Ganesh 1m 46s
Chapter 34 - Patra-vibhaga Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 1m
Chapter 35 - Patra-viniyoga Adhyaya Dr. R Ganesh 59s
Chapter 36 - Natyavataranam Dr. R Ganesh 2m 42s
Basic Concepts Dr. R Ganesh 9m
References Dr. R Ganesh 6m 41s


This course is a comprehensive exploration of Natyashastra, the earliest extant work on Indian aesthetics. Learn about the basic concepts of Indian poetics and aesthetics, such as Rasa and Bhava, and explore the Natyashastra in detail.


Includes

-  A summary of each chapter of the Natyashastra 

-  Explanations of important concepts with simple illustrations


Prerequisites  -  None. The course can be enjoyed by beginners and advanced learners alike.


Level : BeginnerLanguage : EnglishDuration : 2 hr 20 min


Dr. R Ganesh

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