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“Mudrakhyam” A Visual Dictionary on Mohiniyattam Hand Gestures
Sreedevi Rajan one of the premier accomplished guru and leading authority of Mohiniyattam Classical tradition, is assimilating her wealth of knowledge for the current generation of performers and teachers. She, by virtue of being the daughter and true follower of her legendary parents, is uniquely qualified to be the undisputable thread connecting those unparalleled traditions to the next generation. “Mudrakhyam” A Visual Dictionary on Mohiniyattam Hand Gestures will serve as a reference guide for current and future generations to fine-tune their hand vocabulary. It is a culmination of the lifelong endeavor by Guru Sreedevi Rajan with her immense experience in both performing teaching and her research on Mohiniyattam literature. It succeeds in with explaining the complex/intricate use of “hand gestures” with simplicity and clarity- well aided with pictures. “Mudrakhyam has been translated into English with judicious use of phonetics/phonetic script to enhance the transliteration. The book will be an essential handbook for any dance enthusiast irrespective of language barrier. It has also been a long awaited book desperately sort after by Sreedevi Rajan’s long list of students, contemporaries, and well wishers. This book will be an indispensable asset for any future performers, gurus, and enthusiasts.