More than one million years ago the early tool- making man controlled fire as a means for bettering the chances of the species’ survival. The evolution from fire to fossil fuels to nuclear energy is a path of improving human health and welfare arising from efficient and effective access to energy. With wide spread industrialization, human use of coal, oil and natural gas, has led to an impact on global environment viz. global warming. The melting of the Himalayan glaciers and increase in the level of Green house gases in the atmosphere are some of the known effects of global warming. This contemporary dance piece “Srishtikarta” is a linear portrayal of man’s struggle to control everything. But will he realize at what cost?