January 25th 2023, Wednesday :
K Kalyanasundaram Pillai has been awarded Padma Shri 2023 for his contributions to the field of Art.

January 24th 2023, Tuesday , 11am - 12.30pm:
We are extremely delighted to present, along with NCPA Mumbai Dance Season 2023, An Interactive session with Natyacharya Guru Kalyanasundaram. We thank Swapnokalpaji and her entire team for all their support.

14th January, 2023: 7.15pm : Margazhi Masa Mahotsavam
Bharatha Natyam programme based on select verses from Sri Andal Thirupavvai by disciples of our Kala Mandir. ( Sruti, Aishwarya, Pallavi, Rahasya and Sneha) at The South Indian Bhajana Samaj, Matunga,Mumbai.

28th October, 2022: 6.30 pm : Murugan Temple Nerul, Navi Mumbai
Om Saravana Bhava based on Saint Arunagirinathar 's Thirupugazh in Bharatha Natyam, by Sruthi Natanakumar, disciple of Natya Acharya Guru Kalyanasundaram.

New Admissions on October 5th , 2022 at 11am : The Mysore Association , Ground floor, Maheshwari Udhyan, Matunga- 400019

This is a dance form which cannot be adequately danced by anyone without reverence for technique and for spiritual life. It is an art that lifts one from temporal to eternal values. Dance has special mention in two important...

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Bharatha Natyam is a composite art, whose message is not merely to the senses, but to the soul of the dancer and of the perceiver. Due to this, one could comprehend that Bharatha Natyam is an art that conveys...

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Sri Rajarajeswari Bharatha Natya Kala Mandir, Mumbai, enters into its 78th year. These golden years depict the undaunted and dedicated service of the Guru Parampara to the ancient classical Indian art form of Bharatha Natyam, universally acclaimed to be an epitome of Indian cultural ethos, and unfolds a significant phase of the saga of seven successive generations, which deserves to be etched in letters of gold.

It was the year 1945. When the alien rule was in its dying embers,our country at the threshold of Independence and Bombay, the dynamic centre of Indian resurgence, was pulsating with pride everything that was nationalistic, be it social, political, economic or cultural.

In such atmosphere was founded the Kala Mandir in Bombay by Guru Sri A. T Govindraj Pillai, assisted and enthused by his wife Smt. Karunambal.

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