Source: The Hindu; Author: Vidya Saranyan; Photo Courtesy: P. V. RamKumar

The term, ‘living tradition,’ is often used to describe the intrinsic spirit of our classical arts. One saw it in the serene Bharatanatyam presented by Jayanthi Subhramaniam at the Narada Gana Sabha. A respected teacher and seasoned artist, her recital stressed on the limitless possibilities of creativity within the grammar of the art than on overt displays of showmanship. This was a performance where the rasikas savoured the different dimensions of the art and not just the rudiments.

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Jayanti Subhramaniam. .Photo:P. V. RamKumar