Indian culture portrayed through the dance...that is what Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of?
LV Manipuri dancer from Assam
LV. Dancers performing Kathakali dance
SV Dancer performing Lucknow dance depicting a moughal court dance.
SV Dancers performing Indrani Rehman dance
EDITORS: "QUEEN ELIZABETH II BEGINS INDIAN TOUR" - Prod. No. L488/61
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Background: Indian culture portrayed through the dance...that is what Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh saw at the State banquet at Rashtrapati Bhavan (the palace of President Prasad), New Delhi, Jan 21, at the start of their Indian tour.
The Queen and Duke watched a Manipuri dancer from Assam; the Kathakali dance of southern India; a Lucknow dance depicting a Moughal court dance; and Indrani Rehman dance.
All were dressed in exotic costumes; and for the second dance, the women wore veils.