Kalaanjali School of Dance & Music offers lessons in several areas. Please contact Meenakshi Ganesan for information on class schedules and fees.
Bharatanatyam Dance and the Natyashastras
Offering training in Bharatanatyam is the primary focus of Meenakshi Ganesan at Kalaanjali. Training in Bharatanatyam is offered in the traditional method by the teaching of the Natyashastras. A detailed curriculum is given to and discussed with each student when they join Kalaanjali.
The Natyashastras are
one of the greatest creations in the field of dance, drama, and theater.
While the scope Natyashastras is well beyond dance, the Natyashastras offer
a systematic education in the basic dance steps, hand gestures, foot movements,
eye movements, neck movements, rhythms, facial expressions, and the other rules
and principles that make up the the foundation of the dancing art.