The dancers all wear oversize square two dimensional masks, with simplehead- gears : the masks vaguely reminiscent of the tradition, are in fact now having no parallels of modelling and execution except the mask of Ravana which definitely recalls the Kathakali Ravana. The costumes are made of ... All in all, they create the illusion of wooden head heavy puppets, perfectly proportioned and balanced.
|Title||:||Ramayana in the Arts of Asia|
|Author||:||K. M. Vatsyayan|