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  1. Abhinaya is an Indian film actress and model who is hearing and speech impaired. She made her acting debut in Naadodigal and went on to reprise the role in its Telugu and Kannada remakes.
  2. Abhinaya a.k.a. Maathu was one of the prominent actress during the 1980s and 1990s in Malayalam. She had acted more than 50 movies.
  3. Abhinaya is the daughter of Bhanupriya.
  4. Abhinaya is the adopted daughter of Manjula.
  5. Abhinaya a.k.a. P. S. Abhinaya is the daughter of Parthiban.

There are other people with in their name, like Abhinaya Sri.


  1. Abhinaya is a fictional character from the 2008 film Sandai.
  2. Abhinaya is a fictional character from the 1994 film Honest Raj.


Abhinaya is a concept in Indian dance and drama derived from Bharata's Natya Shastra.

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Google previewEssential Elements of Kathak (2014)

by Pratishtha saraswat (Acharya Pratishtha)

Abhinaya is a concept in Indian dance and drama derived from Bharata's Natya Shastra, used...

nidarshitah II” (Abhinaya Darpan) Angik means through body hence Angik Abhinaya means abhinaya through 31.

Google previewBonding... A Memoir

Abhinaya is a dancer's forte. And the most intriguing part is that it has to be very subtle. For, art lies in concealing art — that is where the essential beauty lies. Later, a parallel style, the Vazhuvoor, evolved. And while this did not deviate from ...

Google previewSouth Asian Dance (1997)

The British Experience by Alessandra Iyer

Abhinaya is a skill: it is a part of the learning experience of an actor. Every role an actor portrays s not always a reflection of that actor's life. An artist goes beyond the term 'Radha', is inspired by the music, the poetry, the choreography and is ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Indian Literature: Beginnings-1850 (1998)

by Sujit Mukherjee

Abhinaya Achaldas Khichi Ri Vachanika (or Kavyalokalochana), Abinava- bharati and Abhivyakti-vada. Abhinaya (Sanskrit): term in dramaturgy for the means by which a performer presents the rasas effectively through physical action on the ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Tourism Resources in India (2001)

by Manohar Sajnani

by means of Abhinaya is called Nritta and that (dance) which suggests flavour (Rasa) and mood (Bhava) is called Nritya. This dance is always fit to find a place in the court of great ...

Google previewIndia Today: An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic [2 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic by Arnold P. Kaminsky, Roger D. Long Ph.D.

The third component, natya, consists of both nritta and nritya, along with abhinaya (all that contributes to expression and its successful transmission to the spectator), which gives the dancer the necessary ingredients to reach the hearts and ...

Google previewConcise Classified Dictionary of Hinduism (2002)

by K. V. Soundara Rajan

abhinaya : so-called because it leads up to the main theme of the dance and suggests the ideas to the audience. Abhinayas ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Hinduism (2012)

by Denise Cush, Catherine Robinson, Michael York

gveda, music from the Sa ̄maveda, abhinaya (acting) from the Yajurveda and the rasa (emotions) from ...

Google previewThe World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre (2005)

Volume 5: Asia/Pacific by Katherine Brisbane, Ravi Chaturvedi, Ramendu Majumdar, Chua Soo Pong, Minoru Tanokura

from the Sama Veda, abhinaya (acting or ...

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