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Maharaj, Birju

Overview
Works: 38 works in 51 publications in 4 languages and 535 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Dance films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Motion pictures  Educational films  Film soundtracks 
Roles: Author, Performer, Interviewee, Choreographer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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The best of Bollywood( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circles cycles : Kathak dance( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Illustrates the concept of the circular in Indian philosophy and religion as it is portrayed in Kathak, the classical dance form of North India."--Res
A kathak performance( )

3 editions published in 1995 and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aṅga kāvya = Ang kavya : nomenclature for hand movements and feet positions in Kathak by Birajū Mahārāja( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devdas : a Sanjay Leela Bhansali film by Ismail Darbar( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in Hindi and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular songs from Hindi motion picture
Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Devdas by Sanjay Leela Bhansali( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his wealthy family prohibits him from marrying the woman he is in love with, Devdas Mukherjee's life spirals further and further out of control as he takes up alcohol and a life of vice to numb the pain
Kathak by Manjari Chaturvedi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathak, classical dance performances by various artists
Pandit Birju Maharaj, Ustad Zakir Hussain by Birajū Mahārāja( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in Indic and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rāsa guñjana : Mahārāja Bindādīna kī racanāem̐ by Bindādīna Mahārāja( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each song depicts one or more form of Rasas (sentiments)
Splendours of the Kathak Maestro Birju Maharaj : classical vocal & instrumental by Birajū Mahārāja( Recording )

2 editions published in 1985 in Undetermined and Indic and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rāsa guñjana : Mahārāja Bindādīna kī racanāem̐ by Bindādīna Mahārāja( )

1 edition published in 1994 in Awadhi and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each song depicts one or more form of Rasas (sentiments)
Sociology of diaspora : a reader( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributed articles
Qutab festival( Visual )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qutub Festival by Birajū Mahārāja( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and Hindi and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathak parichaya : an appreciation of Kathak( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathak - The classical dance form which originated in the temples of North India as a devotional art form. Travelled through the royal courts, where it enriched itself in the Rhythmic content for the first time. Pandit Birju Maharaj, the living legend of Kathak, explains about the tradition and his style
The Music Festival of India( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Hindi and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Music Festival of India celebrates the occasion of India's fiftieth year of independence by sharing some of India's living treasures of classical music and dance with American audiences. The centerpiece of the festival is a once in a lifetime assemblage of these legendary artists at New York City's historic Carnegie Hall. Also includes interviews with the artists
Kathaka kā Lakhanaū gharānā aura Paṃ. Birajū Mahārāja by Madhukara Ānanda( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the life and development of Lucknow gharana of kathak, under the Birajū Mahārāja, b. 1938, a kathak dancer; includes music in letter notation
Third world dance( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dance critic Sally Sommer and Beate Gordon, director of the Performing Arts Dept. of the Asia Society, discuss different definitions of the term ethnic dance. Noting the lack of specialized knowledge on the part of many western reviewers, they propose some other approaches to ethnic dance. In their exploration of the parameters of ethnic dance, Sommer suggests that tap dancing is the indigenous American form. Also, Birju Maharaj is seen in a color excerpt of a Kathak dance from North India
Splendours of the Kathak maestro by Birajū Mahārāja( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rhythms and Visions of India (Videotape)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Birajū Mahārāja 1938-

Birju Maharaj

Birju Maharaj, 1938-

Birju Maharaj Indiaas choreograaf

Birju Maharaj Indian dancer

Brijmohan Mishra

Maharaj, Birju 1938-

Maharaj, Birju, Pandit, 1938-

Maharaj, Brijmohan

Maharaj, Brijmohan 1937-

Maharaj, Brijmohan 1938-

Mahārāja, Biraj̄u 1938-

Mishra, Brij Mohan Nath 1938-

Pandit Birju Maharaj 1938-

বিরজু মহারাজ

ਬਿਰਜੂ ਮਹਾਰਾਜ

બિરજુ મહારાજ

బిర్జూ మహరాజ్ భారతీయ నృత్య కారుడు

ಬಿರ್ಜೂ ಮಹಾರಾಜ್

ബിർജു മഹാരാജ്

Languages
English (25)

Hindi (14)

Indic (2)

Awadhi (1)