Palat or Turn

Palat or Turn Explanation and Importance in Kathak for Beginners

The Guru talks to us about the use of Palat or the 'turn' in Kathak. This move is used in conjunction with ones footwork and the beats laid out by the percussionists. It is a beautiful way to sync different aspects of an art from into one simple movement. The allignment of your limbs keep changing during the performance and the final result is a breathtaking spectacle for our eyes.