Sarikal Adavu In Bharatanatyam
Sarikal means to slide. Here as one foot is lifted and placed the another foot slides towards it. Then the feet takes the Anchita position where the feet rests on the heel. This position is also called as Tadittam. Then both the feet tap together with a slight jump. Bols (syllables or sollukettu) of the Adavu is Tai Ya Tai Hi or Tai Ya Tai Ya Tai Hi Tai Hi.
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