Mettu Aata

Mettu Aata

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Mettu Aata is a class of dancing performed by the inhabitants of southern India. It is considered to be a beautiful dance with slow articulated movements.Most of the "Badaga Hatties" dance to the tunes of "Mettu Aata" with special reference to "B.Manihatty" which is known for its refined version."Mettu Aata" in native Badaga language means "Foot tap dance." "Aata" means dance.The hills are separated from the Karnataka plateau to the north by the Moyar River and from the Anaimalai Hills and Palni Hills to the south by the Palghat Gap. The Nilgiris District of Tamil Nadu lies within these mountains. Its latitudinal and longitudinal dimensions are 130 km (Latitude: 11 08' to 11 37' N) by 185 km (Longitude: 76 27' E to 77 4' E). Central location is: 11 22 30 N 76 45 30 E. It has an area of 2,479 square kilometres (957 sq mi).show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 141g
  • Soph Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136292688
  • 9786136292687