Mission & Philosophy
The Kalabharathi School of Dance is committed to promote and present Bharathanatyam, an ancient South Indian dance form, through instructional classes and professional performances.
We aim to have a multi-cultural approach to our presentations, so that audiences of all backgrounds may experience and enjoy this rich classical dance form.
Our goal is to promote this dance form as a cultural bridge so that we may share the peace and spirituality that is an integral part of this form of artistic expression.
Kalabharathi School of Dance is a Premier dance school and dance company
- Celebrating its 29th year in Oregon.
- Approved center for Bharathanatyam certification with APAA, India
- Award winning, sold out productions- many partially supported by Regional Arts &Culture Council.
- Liasons with several renowned multi-cultural groups in Portland.
- Performances in and around Oregon and Washington
- Over 100 students currently enrolled in 5 different categories
- Over 29 high quality Arangetrams over the last 15 years
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