Tholpavakoothu (Shadow Puppetry)

Consider the following statements with reference to the Tholpavakoothu (shadow puppetry) art of South India:

  1. Tholpavakkoothu is a traditional temple art form prevalent in Karnataka.
  2. The story of Tholppavakoothu performance is from the Indian epic, Ramayana.
  3. This entertainment art is performed on a special stage called koothumadam in the temple courtyard.

Which of the statements(s) is/are correct?


A
Only 1
B
2 and 3
C
1 and 3
D
1, 2 and 3
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