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Biological Sciences: 1. Agricultural economics.
8. Environmental studies.
9. Extension education.
16. Natural resources.
18. Wild life.
Economic and Political Aspects: 1. Agricultural economics.
5. Economic development.
8. General administration.
11. Political science.
12. Political system.
13. Public administration.
Physical Science: 1. Adventure.
8. Natural hazards.
9. Natural resources.
Social and Cultural Aspects: 1. Arts.
5. General administration.
11. Public administration.
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The philosophy of Kathakali/D. Appukuttan Nair.
2. A three-dimensional poetic art/D.
Appukuttan Nair. 3.
Textual sources for performances/K. Ayyappa Paniker.
4. Patrons, Troupes, and performers/Chitra Panikkar.
i. Major Kathakali institutes: 1.
Kerala Kalamandalam/Olappamanna Subrahmanian Nambudirippad. 2.
Margi: An art resource centre/G.S.
Initiation and training/Kalamandalam Padmanabhan Nair. II.
The Performance: 1. A visual representation of the structure of a typical performance.
2. An introduction to Abhinaya/Kalamandalam Ramankutty Nair.
i. The visual dimension: 1.
Aharyabhinaya/Kalamandalam Govinda Warrier. 2.
Angikabhinaya/Kalamandalam Gopi. ii.
The auditive dimension: 1. Music/Kalamandalam Gangadharan.
2. Rhythmics/Chandra Mannadiar.
3. Sattwikabhinaya/Sudha Gopalakrishnan.
Appukuttan Nair. III.
Dramatic vignettes: 1. Excerpts from performances.
Glossary. List of technical terms.
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This 'old India'has retained its momentum till this day and Hinduism, especially, still exercises great influence on the country's society and culture. The traditions(less)
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It spanned more than 23,000 kilometres and 117 constituencies--about one-third of all Lok Sabha constituencies. Fifty-six reporters and photographers were sent out on selected routes to explore different themes and convey the concerns that occupy them(less)
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