Kuchipudi in world record:
With a spectacular ‘Mahabrinda Natyam’ show, 6,117 performers created a new Guinness World Record here, for the largest Kuchipudi dance.
Dancers from across the country were joined by those from U.S., Dubai, U.K., Russia, Hong Kong and Mauritius.
Kuchipudi is one of the ten major Indian classical dances. It originated in a village of Krishna district in modern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Kuchipudi is a dance-drama performance art, with its roots in the ancient Hindu Sanskrit text of Natya Shastra.
About Guinness World Record:
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