Cultural Centre of India
Cultural Centre of India LLC. All Rights Reserved.
9462 Hopewell Rd
Cincinnati OH 45249 USA
Phone: 513-227-9612
Email: padma@culturalcentreofindia.com
Dance Classes - Year Round Enrollment

Affiliated with Alagappa University in India to Offer BA Degree in Bharata Natyam

 

Fall Quarter: August 20th – December 17th, 2017 (No Group Classes on Sept 3rd for Labor Day & Nov 26th for Thanks Giving Day)

                                                       Beginner class timing is 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM

Winter Quarter: January 7th – March 25th, 2018 (No Group Classes on 14th for Martin Luther King’s Day & February 8th for President’s Day)

Spring Quarter: April - June, 2018 - More Details to Come

Summer Quarter: June - August, 2018 - More Details to Come

Days & Times:        Sundays, 45 Minutes each class. Call or email us for class timings

Traditional Training For:  1. Bharata Natyam Arangetrams & Kuchipudi Ranga Pravesams
                                        2. Participation in Numerous Performances
                                        3. BA Degree in Bharata Natyam from Alagappa Univ in Tamil Nadu, India
                                        4. National & Regional Dance Scholarship Competitions

Subjects:               Bharata Natyam, Kuchipudi and Bollywood

Ages:                    5 years to Adults 

Studio & Parking:   Professional Studio - Parking on the driveway or across the street

Attire:                   Well fitting Salwar Kameez or Chudidar. Hair needs to be tied in a ponytail.

Visitors:                Please make an appointment observe or try out a class.

Location:              9462 Hopewell Rd, Cincinnati (Montgomery), OH 45249

Phone:         513-227-9612
Email:          padma@culturalcentreofindia.com
Dancer in a Class Setting

Cultural Centre of India
Bharata Natyam Arangetram Margam (Graduation Recital)

Slokams
Pushpanjali    
Ganapati Kavtavam 
Alarippu
Jatiswaram
Varnam
Padam
Sabdam
Tillana
Mangalam
Kuchipudi Ranga Pravesam Margam (Graduation Recital)

Slokams
Ranga Puja
Jatiswaram
Varnam
Padam
Bhama Kalapam
Krishna Sabdam
Tarangam
Shiva Tandavam
MangalamKu
Dance Theory:

Technical Terminology
Basic positions
Slokams - Selected Sanskrit Poems
Samyukta Hastas - Single Hand Gestures
Asamyukta Hastas - Double Hand Gestures
Deva Hastas - Hand Gestures for Gods
Nayana Bheda - Eye Movements
Griva Bheda - Neck Movements
Bru Bheda - Eye Brow Movements
Nava Rasas - Nine Moods & Feelings
Pada Bheda - Positioning of Feet
Hasta Bheda - Positioning of Hands
Karanas - Combined Movement of Hands & Feet
Nayika Bhedas - Classification of Heroins
Nayaka Bhedas - Classification of Heros
Abhinaya - Facial Expressions & Story Telling
Carnatic music - basics of south Indian classical music, melodies & rhythmic patterns
Histroy of dance - Evolution & Development
Hinduism - Gods, Godesses & Stories
Aaharyam - Ornaments, Makeup & Costumes
Other Indian dance styels - Kathak, Mohini Attam, Odissi & other styles
Andhra Natyam Ranga Pravesam (Graduation Recital)

Kumba Harati - Ganapati Koutvam
Addi Satyari Nrityam
Bhama Kalapam
Padam
Shiva Kaivaram
Nava Janardana Parijatam 
Kaivara Sabdam
Javali 
Sita Kalyanam
Mangalam
Mohini Attam Arangetram (Graduation Recital)

Slokam - Ananta Padma Nabham
Nritha Prabhandham
Shiva Padam
Kavya Narthaki
Papa Bhaya Haranam
Dundubhi Natyam
Astapadi
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