Spardha Bharathanatyam Method Book 1

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About The Course

Does your child have what it takes to be a graceful Bharathanatyam dancer? The Spardha Bharathanatyam Low Intermediate Grade is the right step towards becoming one!
This course is a beginner level curriculum for those who have been dancing for 6-8 months or have completed the Foundation course. During this course, the student not only hones the skills acquired in the Foundation course but also learns the next level rhythm techniques, footwork and hand movements including its application in set dance routines.


  • Must have completed Bharathanatyam Foundation course or at least 6 months of prior training

Topics Covered

  • Introduction to stretching steps or Natadavus
  • Embellishments using shoulder, neck and eyes
  • Strengthening the spine
  • Advanced Natadavus
  • Introduction to Paraval Adavus or spreading steps
  • Perform Mooshika Vahana shloka and a Swara based dance

Learning Outcomes You Can Expect

  • dance and recite all 8 tatadavus, 8 natadavus and 2 Paraval adavs with hands
  • demonstrate the adavus according to individual ability
  • demonstrate Samyutha Hastas (double hand) gestures, Greeva Bheda (neck movements), Shiro Bheda (head movements) from Abhinaya darpana
  • recite shlokas on Hanuman and Hayagreeva Dieties and perform the pure dance swara piece and Mooshika Vahana shloka Abhinaya piece

Select Your Package

3 Months

  • Session duration: 60 Minutes each
  • No. of sessions: 12
  • Format: 1:1 with Teacher
USD 25/session USD 300/-
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6 Months

  • Session duration: 60 Minutes each
  • No. of sessions: 24
  • Format: 1:1 with Teacher
USD 23.75/session USD 570/-
USD 600

5% OFF

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12 Months

  • Session duration: 60 Minutes each
  • No. of sessions: 48
  • Format: 1:1 with Teacher
USD 22.5/session USD 1,080/-
USD 1200

10% OFF

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Yes! Once you become a Spardha student, you will have access to all the resources you need from reading material to practise videos, and even tools like metronome, guitar tuner, backing track and more.You will find all the resources on your student dashboard.

Meet our
Talented Instructors

Sudha Lachyan

Sudha Lachyan,
Indian Vocals

Sangeet Visharad, ABGMVM
Experience - 25+ Years

Abhinav Kishore

Abhinav Kishore,

RSL Guitar Grade 8 Certified
Experience - 10+ Years

Arpitha Hebbar

Dr. Arpitha Hebbar,
Carnatic Vocals

Sr. Grade, Carnatic Music
Experience - 15+ Years


Western Vocals

Trinity Grade 8 Certification
Experience - 10+ Years

Swapnil Katwe

Swapnil Katwe,

RSL Classical Grade 5 Certification
Experience - 15+ Years

See what our
students say about us.

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“I love how my teachers adapt the curriculum to my preferences so I excel at what I am good at and stay motivated while also working on improvement.”

Ashka Jadhav

Ashka Jadhav


“The 1-1 sessions really helped Avishi because she got undivided attention. I have now enrolled my younger daughter as well at Spardha for singing lessons.”

Avishi Jaitley

Avishi Jaitley's


“I always look forward to my sessions because of how fun and supportive my teacher is, especially when I find something difficult. My teacher always makes it easy.”

Hiranmay Patankar

Hiranmay Patankar


“We have seen a good learning curve in Shriya's music sessions. But most importantly, it’s the personality development and confidence growth that is most remarkable.”


Shriya Tatwade’s


“I had started learning in my childhood but could not continue. Now that Spardha has an online platform, I am finally able to fulfill my dream of learning to sing.”

Srimukha Daripalli

Srimukha Daripalli


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