Sri Lankan Traditional Kandyan Dancing

Sri Lankan Traditional Kandyan Dancing

History of Kandyan Dancing Kandyan dancing, also known as "Udarata Natum," originated in the ancient kingdom of Kandy, the last capital of Sri Lanka's monarchy. It dates back centuries and has evolved as a result of cultural influences from India, particularly from the ancient South Indian dance form called "Koothu." Over time, Kandyan dancing developed [...]