Source: The Hindu; Author: Rupa Srikanth; Photo Courtesy: R. Shivaji Rao

Radiant in a post-box red costume with matching red painted lips, Anwesha Das, a disciple of Urmila Satyanarayanan, Swamimalai S.K. Suresh and Natya Sankalpa, was an endearing picture of perfection, during her performance at Sri Krishna Gana Sabha. In the Begada padam, ‘Yaarukkagilum Bhayamaa’ the heroine walks off in a huff after scorning the gossip-mongers around her. The dancer as the naughty child Krishna runs away from Yashoda after confessing to the crime of stealing butter in the last moments of the Surdas bhajan, ‘Maiyya Mori’ (Desh) and in the tillana (Brindavanasaranga, Adi, Balamuralikrishna), Anwesha exited gracefully with the alapadma hasta.

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Picture perfect: Anwesha Das. Photo: R. Shivaji Rao