- Look within, you are your own friend and foe
- One of the fundamentals of Hindu thought is the conquering of the six primal enemies (ari-shad-varga) by every individual.
- Karanas as the link
- Drawing from mythology, Anuradha and Shama illustrated the consequences of arishadvarga. Urvashi's lust for Arjuna, Siva's anger directed at Ganesa, Kaikeyi's demand that her son be made king of Mithila, Ravana's desire for Sita, Ganga's pride and ...
- Tributes to an iconic duo
- 'Arishadvarga' used recitation of Sanskrit verses and instrumental and vocal music to portray, through instances drawn from mythology, the adverse effects of an excess of kama, krodha, lobha moha, mada and mathsarya. Kaikeyi's demand that Bharatha be ...
- The delight of dance
- The dangerous enemies of a human being, known as the Arishadvargas - the six passions of mind kaama (lust, desire), krodha (anger), lobha (greed), moha (delusion), mada (pride) and matsarya (jealousy), in the philosophical parlance, were effectively ...
- An experiment on stage
- The concept is from the Vedic philosophy of Arishadvarga. Trishanku, on the other hand is about Trishanku, who was stuck between heaven and hell and got a new world to inhabit albeit upside down due to the sins he committed. The piece seeks to explore ...
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