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CBSE class 11 Kathak New Syllabus 2018-19

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CBSE class 11 Kathak New Syllabus 2018-19 in PDF format for free download. Kathak syllabus for 2018 2019 class 11 CBSE is now available in myCBSEguide app. The curriculum for March 2019 exams is designed by CBSE, New Delhi as per NCERT text books for the session 2018-19.

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CBSE class 11 Kathak New Syllabus 2018-19
Class-XI(2018-19): (THEORY)

One Theory Paper Total Marks: 100
3 Hours Marks: 30
70 Periods

  1. A brief history of Indian dance.
  2. Acquaintance with the themes of Ramayana, Mahabharataa, Bhagvata Purana and Gita Govinda in context of Kathak. Acquaintance with other myths and legends pertinent to the dance drama or gat bhaav like Kalia daman, Govardhan lila, Panghatlila, Draupadi cheer haran, Makhan chori, Marich vadh, Bhasmasur vadh, Madan dahan, etc.
  3. A brief history of Kathak dance.
    1. Reference from ancient text (vedic, puranic, epics and other scriptures).evolution of Kathak dance in Pracheen kal/Mandir kal (kathavachak and Rasdhar tradition, etc.) Madhya kal/ Darbarkal, Adhunik kal covering British and post independent era till the present time.
  4. Acquaintance with its repertoire.
    Rang pravesh / invocation, compositions (Bandish) from traditional technical dance part of kathak. Literary contents – abhinay, bhajans, thum ri, dadra, ghazals, dhrupad, kavit, etc. Rhythmic musical composition like Tarana, Tirvat, Chaturang, etc.
  5. Distinctive aspects of Kathak (using of ghungrus, chakkars, upaj, costume, etc.
  6. Ability to write notation of teental and jhaptal (thah, dugun, chaugun).
  7. Definition and short explanation: Nritta, Nritya, Natya, Tandava, Lasya, Anga, Upanga, Pratyanga.


CBSE class 11 Kathak New Syllabus 2018-19

One Practical Paper Marks: 70
170 Periods

  1. Practice of basic standing position and various patterns of Tatkar. chaudgan laya.
  2. Practice of exercise of different parts of the human body particularly anga, pratyanga, upanga.
  3. Prahant of teentaal, jhap taal with hast kriya in thah, dugun, chaugun.
  4. Practice of exercise of ten different movement {hastak} chakkars in teen taal in thah, dugun,
  5. Practice of tatkar set to teental in a slower tempo (thah laya) and in its double (dugun) and four times (chaugun).
  6. The student should know the following compositions:
    1. Thaat
    2. Aamad
    3. Fast Aamad (tez aamad)
    4. Vandana
    5. Tukra/Toda
    6. Natwari ka tukra
    7. Gatnikaas
    8. Gatbhaav
    9. Paran
    10. Tihaayi
    11. Ladi/laya Baant
    12. Parhant of tukda /toda with hasta kriya

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