Bharat Natyam is a classical dance form of South India.
It is one of the oldest & popular form of dance.
It has an important place in our Indian culture.
The 3 main aspects of Bharat Natyam are:- Nritta, Natya & Nritya.
Nritta is rhythm, Natya is the language of gestures, postures & expressions& Nritya or dance is combination of both ,that is Nritta & Natya.
In the word Bharata, Bha stands for Bhava or expression, Ra stands for Raaga or Music & Ta stands for Taal or Rhythm, & Natyam means Dance which combines all these.