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Dance – Short Term Certificate Courses


Diploma Courses

Short Term Certificate Courses

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eAmbalam offers Basic Diploma course of 4 years consisting of 8 semesters and Advance Diploma course of 2 years with 4 semesters. These courses are for the students who want to study dance in depth and also for students who want to become professional dancers. The students above the age of 15 are eligible to take the course. The course has excellent step-by-step detailed learning videos, basic & applied theory, Audio downloads for practice, Weekly one to one interaction with the faculty online and much more.

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Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Basic Diploma in Bharathanatyam – Semester I Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
24 Weeks 630 USD
Basic Diploma in Bharathanatyam – Semester II Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
24 Weeks 700 USD
Basic Diploma in Bharathanatyam – Semester III Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
24 Weeks 780 USD
Basic Diploma in Bharathanatyam – Semester IV Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
24 Weeks 850 USD
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These course duration vary from 4 months to one year and are both for the beginner students as well as the students of Dance. Those who are already learning dance can choose the courses of their choice to enhance their skill in that particular subject. Many subjects under short term are part of main Diploma course. So, by doing several short-term certificate courses at their convenient time, student can also aim to get a Diploma certificate (Conditions apply).

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The course has excellent step-by-step detailed learning videos, basic & applied theory, Audio downloads for practice, Weekly one to one interaction with the faculty online and much more. Some intermediate & advance courses are done one to one under direct supervision of the instructors without Video support.

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eAmbalam Course USP Videos
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Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Basic Theories in Bharathanatyam Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
24 Weeks 600 USD
Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Foundation course in Bhedhas and Hastha Mudhras Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
16 Weeks 400 USD
Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Concise Introduction to Bharathanatyam – Part 1 Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
12 Weeks 330 USD
Concise Introduction to Bharathanatyam – Part 2 Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
12 Weeks 330 USD
Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Foundation course in Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
48 Weeks 1,200 USD
Foundation Course in Adavu – Section I Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
12 Weeks 330 USD
Foundation Course in Adavu – Section II Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
12 Weeks 330 USD
Foundation Course in Adavu – Section III Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
12 Weeks 330 USD
Foundation Course in Adavu – Section IV Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
12 Weeks 330 USD
Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Master classes in Abhinaya – Level 1 Indira Kadambi 30 Weeks 1,250 USD
Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Nattuvangam – Grade I – Level 1 Indira Kadambi 8 Weeks 240 USD
Nattuvangam – Grade I – Level 2 Indira Kadambi 6 Weeks 180 USD
Nattuvangam – Grade I – Level 3 Indira Kadambi 12 Weeks 360 USD
Nattuvangam – Grade II – Level 1 Indira Kadambi 10 Weeks 350 USD
Nattuvangam – Grade II – Level 2 Indira Kadambi 6 Weeks 210 USD
Nattuvangam – Grade II – Level 3 Indira Kadambi 8 Weeks 280 USD

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Modular courses in Bharatanatyam – General

They are the part of the main course “Diploma in Bharathanatyam”. Students have the option of taking up the modular courses independently as and when they have time. It is recommended to do the course sequentially if you are a beginner student in Bharathanatyam so that you would understand the link between each modular course. Those of you who are already practicing Bharathanatyam can take up the course of your choice. So, by doing modular courses at their convenient time, student can also aim to get a Diploma certificate (Conditions apply).

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Modular courses in Bharatanatyam – Adavu

Modular courses in Adavu are part of the main course “Foundation course in Adavu”. There are 18 modular courses in Adavu consisting of 60+ variations of Adavu. The duration of each of the modular courses vary from 2 weeks to 12 weeks.

Adavus are the first basic lessons that a student learns in Bharathanatyam. Adavus are the beautiful co ordination of footwork and body movements performed in different speeds. Adavus form the pillar for the structure of Bharathanatyam and hence it is of utmost importance for the students to understand the intricacies of Adavus in depth.

The 18 modular courses in Adavu consisting of 60+ variations of Adavu has introduction to the Thala (Rhythm) system in Carnatic music alongside a fitness guide explaining the Yogic postures relevant to the footwork, Bhedas (limb movement variations) and Hastha mudhras (hand gestures) and other Basic theory materials that is required to enhance the understanding of the Adavus. The students learn to sing all the Adavus in 3 different speeds set to a particular rhythmical pattern (Thala). When once the students are familiar with the footwork, they will go through the body movement analysis to co ordinate the Hand gestures (Hasthamudhra), Hands, Eyes, Head, Neck and Torso movements for each of the footwork. Students are provided with high quality Step by Step learning videos by watching which they learn and present it to the instructor once a week during one on one online class with the instructors. Audio downloads are provided to help the students in their practice.

The Modular courses in Adavu is for you if you are:

  • A beginner student interested in learning the Adavus of Bharatanatyam in depth in modular format.
  • A dancer interested in understanding & improving the nuances of the particular group of Adavus in modular format.
  • A teacher interested in strengthening the intricacies of the Adavus of your choice in depth in modular format. ( Recommended Sequence of Learning )

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Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Foundation Course in Bheda Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
6 Weeks 175 USD
Foundation Course in Hastha Mudra Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
10 Weeks 275 USD
Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Thattadavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
6 Weeks 180 USD
Nattadavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
6 Weeks 180 USD
Kudhittha Mettu Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
3 Weeks 90 USD
Thattu Mettu Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
4 Weeks 120 USD
Kuttadavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
6 Weeks 180 USD
Nadai & Sarukkal Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
6 Weeks 180 USD
Paraval Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
5 Weeks 150 USD
Bhramari Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
4 Weeks 120 USD
Mandi Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
6 Weeks 180 USD
Theermana Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
10 Weeks 300 USD
Theermana Adavu – Tha dhi tha combination Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
2 Weeks 60 USD
Theermana Adavu – Thahatha jhamtharitha Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
3 Weeks 90 USD
Korvai Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
6 Weeks 180 USD
Peri Adavu & Ettadavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
6 Weeks 180 USD
Karthari & Katthi Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
3 Weeks 90 USD
Paichal (Uthplavana) Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
3 Weeks 90 USD
Introduction to Adavu Indira Kadambi
Vijna Rani Vasudevan
Renjith Babu
6 Weeks 150 USD
Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Padam – Inimel Indira Kadambi 6 Weeks 275 USD
Devaranama – Chikkavane Indira Kadambi 6 Weeks 275 USD
Javali -Vagaladi Indira Kadambi 6 Weeks 275 USD
Padam – Mogadochi Indira Kadambi 6 Weeks 275 USD
Padam – Yethhai Kandu Indira Kadambi 6 Weeks 275 USD
Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Nattuvangam – Grade I – Level 1 Indira Kadambi 8 Weeks 240 USD
Nattuvangam – Grade I – Level 2 Indira Kadambi 6 Weeks 180 USD
Nattuvangam – Grade I – Level 3 Indira Kadambi 12 Weeks 360 USD
Nattuvangam – Grade II – Level 1 Indira Kadambi 10 Weeks 350 USD
Nattuvangam – Grade II – Level 2 Indira Kadambi 6 Weeks 210 USD
Nattuvangam – Grade II – Level 3 Indira Kadambi 8 Weeks 280 USD

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Classes are held on a One to One basis with the learner getting undivided attention for One hour from the teacher. The sessions can be recorded. One an average the students are recommended to take 4 sessions a month.

Eligibility :

  1. Students must click on “Help me choose a course” widget and submit details after which there will be a faculty review before deciding the level to begin the student, the methodology.
  2. If required there will be a conferencing session with the faculty to assess the student and decide on the course of action.
  3. All students above the age of 8 years are eligible. Students below 12 years may require parental supervision if required.

Participation :

  1. Attendance is mandatory in the ‘Once a week’ Meet Your Teacher Session
  2. If the learner is absent on any day, due to any reason; they undertake the to revise the lessons themselves
  3. Students will have to practice sufficiently before every session.
  4. Payment for 4 sessions is collected upfront every month.
  5. Students are requested to ensure the hardware and software is up and running before the beginning of every session.

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Course Name Instructor Course Duration Pricing
Advance Course in Nattuvangam – Grade III Indira Kadambi 18 Sessions – Per Class 720 USD
Advance Course in Nattuvangam – Grade IV Indira Kadambi 18 Sessions – Per Class 900 USD
Advance Course in Nattuvangam – Grade V Indira Kadambi 18 Sessions – Per Class 1,040 USD
Master classes in Abhinaya – Level 2 (Padam) Indira Kadambi 6 Sessions – Per Class 300 USD
Master classes in Abhinaya – Level 2 (Javali) Indira Kadambi 6 Sessions – Per Class 300 USD
Master classes in Abhinaya – Level 2 (Ashtapadi) Indira Kadambi 6 Sessions – Per Class 360 USD
Master classes in Abhinaya – Level 2 (Devaranama) Indira Kadambi 6 Sessions – Per Class 300 USD