Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Saturday, January 28, 2023

Dance of the Lamas

 

 

 

Benoy Behl, whose documentary captures the spirit of Cham, spoke about the layers of meaning in the ritualistic dance.

 

 

All sounds in Cham are sacred mantras. The drum is a reminder of the deep sound that resounded at the beginning of creation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source: The Hindu Chennai Friday Review, 24.09.2021, pg.4.