SPIC MACAY and Aurora’s Business School Presented the sensational Kuchipudi dance performance by The Devoted Duo Raja & Radha Reddy at its college premises on the 17th of January 2012.
Raja and Radha Reddy hail from the state of Andhra Pradesh, the birthplace of Kuchipudi style of Indian classical Dance. The Kuchipudi dance has been given a new dimension by the veteran artists and dancing couple Dr. Raja and Radha Reddy, keeping the traditional poetry and the dramatic sensibility of the dance form intact.
The credit for making Kuchipudi dance as one among the major dance forms of India can be attributed to the couple’s devotion, excellence in performance and technique of perfection.
Be it the magical charm of Shiva Parvathy, Rama Sita or Krishna Radha, the concept of Purusha and Prakriti or the male-female principle of the pairs of the Hindu mythology is presented by both Raja and Radha Reddy in such perfect and wonderful unison and precise postures that the audience cannot help but find themselves lost in the mystical world of the magnificent sculptures of the ancient temples of India.
Raja and Radha Reddy created history by becoming first couple to receive individually and simultaneously the Padma Shree and PADMA BHUSHAN and the prestigious Sangeet Natak Award. They have also participated in the International Dance Festivals such as the Avignon in France, Salzburg in Austria, Edinburg in Scotland, Festival of India in USA, and South America, South Africa Europe amongst the important ones.