The oldest classical dance tradition alive in India that originated in Tamilnadu by 2nd century AD. As it requires strict discipline and immense training to coordinate hands, legs, eyes, mind and your entire body it helps to sharpen the brain, aid memory and good health.
This south Indian classical music is the oldest musical forms of India and one of the oldest in the world which dates back to 400BC. It is considered to be a divine art form. Music stimulates the brain effectively and eases pain, reduces stress and strengthens the memory.
Learning an instrument can change brain structure and function for the better and can lead to better brain development for those who start at a young age. It is proven to relieve stress and anxiety, help with anger management and can activate superior multi-sensory skills.
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Siddhi Kala Academy of Indian Arts, ('Siddhi' - Enlightenment, 'Kala' - Art forms) is dedicated in bringing the glorious Indian art forms to the world and treasuring the valuable culture & traditions of India. Our expert mentors provide you with umpteen support to nurture your dream, passion and hobby.
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Achieve with all your Might"
The founder, Smt. Anitha Edward, started learning Bharathanatyam and Carnatic music since childhood from her Guru's Shri. K.Mohanan & Smt. Sunitha Mohanan and Shri. K.Hariprasad. She studied Western classical and Hindustani Music, Piano, Keyboard and Audio Media Engineering (AME) from KM Music Conservatory, the world renowned A.R. Rahman's music college. She then pursued a 4-year full-time Diploma at Kalakshetra Foundation which includes Bharathanatyam, Carnatic Music Vocal and Veena. She also holds a Bachelor's degree in Music from University of Madras. She started teaching in 2009, and has also pursued her dream to be a performer and have done numerous concerts, performances and workshops in India as well as in Europe to spread the rich old Indian arts to the world! Currently she lives in Germany, pursuing M. A. Dance Movement Therapy.
We focus on the development of each learner's potential in a positive environment. The students are encouraged to participate in different competitions and performances to build their self-confidence and be a better performer.
Never too old to learn!
There is no age limit in the academy as we believe age is just a number when it comes to learning an art form. Children and creative adults can play around with their favorite hobby and we encourage our students to pursue it with dedication.
Time to take things seriously!
Your passion is important to us. As a proof of your knowledge, get trained for the grade exams and receive certificates from Govt recognised institutions like Bridge Academy, Annamalai University, Periyar University, etc.