Lakshmi Thiagarajan is a writer and Bharathanatyam dancer based in Madurai, India. She holds an MA in management and philosophy from the University of St Andrews in Scotland.
Bharathanatyam dance is a living exploration of being human
With its origins in 16th-century India, Bharathanatyam remains hugely popular. Here’s a primer to kickstart your enjoyment
by Lakshmi Thiagarajan