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The characters of the Kathakali performance Kiratham chapter of the Mahabharata. Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvathi preside over Arjuna

Krishna on the right, holding a flute

A scene from Jasarandha Vadham episode. Above: the character of Jasarandha

Another scene from the Jasarandha Vadham

Krishna shows his vishwaroppa on the battlefield

An angry Bhima looks for Dusshasana

"the curtain goes up"

Duryodhana

Kirmeera Vadham: When Krishna uses the Sudarshan chakra to destroy the Kaurava clan

Musicians involved in a Kathakali performance

The main percussion for kathakali: the maddalam

Joyce Birkenstock's paintings of Kathakali actors

Kathakali makeup chart

Some mudras (hand gestures) from Kathakali

Cheerharan from the Persian Mahabharata

Bhishma on his deathbed

Krishna delivers the Bhagvad Gita

Krishna meets the young king Yudhishtira

Yudhishtira meets Bhishma

Yudhishtira in discussion with Bhishma

Kathakali style: Duryodhana

Kathakali style: Arjuna

Kathakali stlye: Krishna

Kathakali style: Dusshasana