2 batches for each course flexible for all USA time zone students.
4 classes per month.
Max 4 students in 1 batch.
Each group class is for 1 hour*.
Certificate after completing each course.
No pre-requisites or prior knowledge of dance is required.
Enhance your dance skills with our professional & experienced teachers.
Below are the days and times for each batch you can choose from.
Basic Level - $40 / Month
Intermediate Level - $50 / Month
Basic Level Syllabus
Practical (Sampradaya - 7 groups of basic adavus/steps)
Tattamettu Adavu (5 Jaatis)
Ginatom Adavu (Tirmanam)
Three benedictory verses
Hasta Prachar (different hand movements)
Hasta Karan (different hand movements)
Hasta Rechaka (different hand movements)
Pada Prachar (different leg movements)
Meaning of Namaskara in detail
Sanskrit names of fingers
Namaskar playing in talam
Basic knowledge of tattakali
Ashta disha - 8 direction in sanskrit
Tri Laya (3 speeds)
Intermediate Level Syllabus
Practical (Sampradaya - Nritta & Nritya Abhinaya)
Asamyukta Hasta (single hand gestures)
Introduction to Abhinaya - Explanation of Ashta Rasa (8 sentiments), 3 types of Bhava (emotions), & 4 Abhinayas(expressions)
Introduction to Carnatic tala system
History, and development of Indian classical dances
Introduction to costumes and ornamentation of Bharatanatyam and other classical dance styles, etc.