1. EDITORIAL 2. The Making of an American Kathak Dancer- Introduction 3. Childhood – Dance & Music 4. Swarthmore College- 1962 to 1966- Russian Language 5. Kathak Kendra- 1967 to 1969- Kathak, Tabla, Hindustani vocal 6. Chicago – 1969 to 1971 7. New York City – Dance Capital of the World 8. The 1980s - Return to India with Baby Lela 9. The 1980s and 1990s - Back Home in New York City 10. Arts - in - Education 11. Performing in the 21st Century - A selection 12. Recent Recognition 13. Afterword 14. HARIKATHA: Ādibhaṭla Nārāyaṇa Dās' Era in Indian Classical Music and Dance traditions- Introduction 15. Harikatha: An Ancient Tradition 16. The Art Form in Maharashtra 17. The Tradition of Harikatha in the Southern States 18. Harikatha, The Era of Ādibhaṭla Nārāyaṇa Dās 19. Harikatha: A Divine Art 20. References of Harikatha as Yakshagāna 21. ‘Harikathā Pitāmaha’ Ādibhaṭla Nārāyaṇa Dās 22. Harikathaka lakṣaṇamu 23. Harikatha Vaggēyakāra-s 24. Disciples of Nārāyaṇa Dās 25. Harikatha-s of Nārāyaṇa Dās 26. Purpose of Harikatha 27. Bibliography
HARIKATHA: Ādibhaṭla Nārāyaṇa Dās' Era in Indian Classical Music and Dance traditions- Introduction
> **About the Author: K. Savithri Devi is the great granddaughter of Śrīmad Ajjāḍa Ādibhaṭla Nārāyaṇa Dās. She received M.A. and M.Phil in English from Nagarjuna University. She pursued M.A. in Music (Veena) from Bharathidasan University and Ph.D in Music from Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam. Her topic of research is “Ajjāḍādibhaṭla Nārāyaṇa Dās’ ‘Śrī Yathārtha Rāmāyaṇamu’- A Critical Study”. She is an active member of ‘Śrīmadajjāḍādibhaṭla Nārāyaṇa Dāsa Kathā Gāna Kaḷā Pariṣat- Guntur’ which organizes events to commemorate the Jayanti and Vardhanti of Śrīmad Ajjāḍa Ādibhaṭla Nārāyaṇa Dās every year. She retired having taught English and French for tenth to under-graduate levels. She contributed poems and articles in English to various journals. Her book of poems, ‘Drops in Rain’ was published by Poets Press, Madras in 1984. Her blog can be accessed at dropsinrain.blogspot.com.** **Introduction** Milestones in the history of music are named after the prominent trends or the *Vāggēyakāra-s*
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