Teermanam Adavu in Bharatanatyam
Teermanam means to conclude or an ending or a final stage. Thus the steps in these adavus are used to end a dance sequence or jathis. It is done in a set of three steps or repeated thrice. Most of the time these steps are performed in the fast pace ie Dhruta kala. The bols or the syllables of this adavu is Dhit Dhit Tai. Some schools also use Gi Na Tom .
Hand gestures used in this adavu are Tripataka, Pataka, Alapadma and katakamukha.
Lets watch the video of the adavus here.