Palli hand gesture Anjali July 23, 2012 Dance 5 Comments Palli is done by holding Mayura hasta and then crossing middle finger over the index finger. The viniyoga shloka say: “Pallyarthe Viniyujyate”, which means it is used to it is used to represent a Hut. Palli Hasta Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Related posts: Khatava Hand Gesture (Mudra) Kilaka Hand Gesture (Mudra) Kurma Hand Gesture (Mudra) Shakata Hand Gesture (Mudra) Tagged asmayukta hasta, Palli, Palli hand gesture, single hand gesture Post navigation Previous Previous post: Jatiswaram part 3Next Next post: Tillana. 5 Comments Sarangarajan.R July 23, 2012 at 11:20 pm Hello Anjali, I am not able to do this mudra. May be practice should help. Are you able to do it with ease? Best wishes for your continued good contribution to the art. Sarangarajan.R C.P. Unnikrishnan August 16, 2012 at 9:26 pm The old school of Kathakali did use the Palli mudra almost as seen in the photograph, but the middle finger not curving over the index finger;; but held straight. It is obsolete now. evanghelia July 25, 2013 at 3:15 pm Hello Anjali, I’m from Romania and I like very much to dance Bharatanatyam : I practice almost everyday following your indications. Thank you very much for doing it. Evanghelia M. Diva Rawat January 26, 2018 at 1:38 am Hi I am diva and i am learning bharatnatyam from 5years unnikrishnan is right the middle finger is not curved…… I like your website very very much as i am going to shift to banglore yehlanka i am not able to find find a bharatnatyam dance class there so that i can continue so i will get into touch of the website i am 10 years old Ankita Khanna June 29, 2020 at 4:48 am Can you help me with the uses of this particular mudra? Been looking for it almost everywhere. But couldn’t find anything promising. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.