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Narthaki.com founded by Dr Anita R Ratnam in 2000 is a first-of-its-kind web directory dedicated to Indian classical dancers. The website contains contact details of classical performers, gurus and institutes across the country, divided according to the dance forms and further by states. It also contains reviews about performances and details of the dance festivals conducted across the country. Special sections also carry various articles published across the country on various dance performances. Opinions on the dance scenario in India by various writers are also featured on the website.
Dr Anita R Ratnam, a well-known performer who received formal training in Bharatanatyam, Mohiniattam and Kathakali, has served as a member of the Executive Board of Sangeet Natak Akademi.