Speaking in dance via gestures to convey events or things visually is what mudras do. Mudras – hand/finger gestures are used in Indian Classical Dance, and are indeed a prominent part of the dancer’s vocabulary.
‘Mudra‘, a Sanskrit word, means a symbolic hand gesture that has the power of producing joy and happiness. It has been proved that regular practise of mudras not only contribute to one’s overall good health but can be used as a preventive measure as well. More about Mudras here.
Here’s a video depicting the same…
Dance away your blues… Have a beautiful day!
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