Arsha Vidya Pitham, Saylorsburg, PA

Theater of the Mahabharata, The


Title: Theater of the Mahabharata, The

Author: Frasca, Richard Armando

Description: This is the first major study of the ‘terukkuttu,’ the rich, powerful ritual theater tradition of Tamilnadu, the Tamil-speaking area of South India. It focuses on the manifestation of ‘terukkuttu’ currently practiced in Tontaimantalam, the northeastern part of the southern region. Richard Armando Frasca examines the ‘terukkuttu’s’ historical background, literary corpus, performing techniques and ritual contents.

Publisher: University of Hawaii, Honolulu

Edition: 1st ed., Date: 1990, 264 pp., HB

Item Code: 9.78082E+12