Kuppayya Pillai

(c. 1886—1981)

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(Tiruviḍaimarudur) (b. Thanjavur region, Tamil Nadu, c. 1886; d. Mumbai, 1981) Bharata Nāṭyam dancer and guru.

Trained by his father Panchapakesa Nattuvanar—who had trained many dancers of the Devadāsi tradition—and ...

Subjects: Indian Music.

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