KATHAK QUIZ - NOV 2018

FILL IN THE BLANKS

(1) The recitation of Bols or syllables with clappings (Tāli and Khāli) indicating the beats of a Tāl is called ______

(2) Teentāl has ____ number of Khāli / empty beats

(3) In _______ dhrishti, eyes are kept still. It is the straight or level glance.

(4) Natarāj Gopi Krishna was a leading exponent of Kathak dance of the ________ Gharānā

(5) The instrument  _________  is used as a Kathak dance accompaniment and consists of a pair of drums of contrasting sizes

(6) Asamyukta Hasta _________  represents trident with the index, middle and ring finger held outstretched. Thumb and little finger touch each other at tips

(7) _________ is a delicate to and fro neck movement.

(8) The first beat of a Tāl cycle is called  _________

(9) _________ Jāti is constructed from the base two Jātistisra and chatusra

(10) Nritta Hasta _________ involves brisk sideways movements/ jerks at the wrist.