Crash Course Theater

Nostrils, Harmony with the Universe, and Ancient Sanskrit Th

Episode 7 | 12m 2s | Video has closed captioning.

Ancient Sanskrit theater is one of the oldest theater traditions, and thanks to Bharata Muni and his treatise on theater, the Natyashastra, we can tell you quite a bit about it, all the way down to eyebrow and nostril poses. This week you'll learn about the drama of ancient India, and its connection to the Mahabharata and the Ramayana.

Aired: 09/17/18

Rating: NR


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