The world of Movement- Dance
Natya Veda the 5th Veda is the source of knowledge regarding dramaturgy and Natya. This course is taught with a passion for symmetry and perfection, expression, and rhythm to bring out the beauty of the dancer within. Moulding tender minds and bodies at LIOTA. The faculty teaches every art form with love and discipline. Come, Experience the confluence of Bhava-Raga-Tala in Bharatanatyam.
Storytelling through the dance of Krishna and Radha, of folklore and myths. A dance style has undergone immense changes but blossomed into a form of expression most fluid and natural.
Join the world of Ghungroos and Bols, Nazaakat and Chakkars. Step into a world of graceful storytelling and mesmerize footwork (Tatkars) and Pirouette (Chakkaris)!
Bollywood dance is a popular dance style in Bollywood movies. It is a blend of Indian classical, Indian folk, and all western and modern dance from over the globe.
Folk Dance of India
Indian folk dances are colorful, creative & imaginative. It is performed during festivals, celebrations, marriages, and divine rituals. The movements bursts with histrionics and spectacular movements
Belly Dance- Raqs Sharqi native to Egypt, Tukey, Algeria, North Africa, Greece, Middle East, and Asia a traditional art form filled with mysticism. It involves unique fluidity of the different parts of the body, arms, waist, hips, and belly. The costume is embellished with sequins and beads. Canes, cymbals, veils, and swords are some of the props used to keep a performance energized. A hip belt and a sequined blouse from the costume of the “Raqs sharqi”. The element of folk and tribal/ gypsy style is evident in the attire.
Odissi is an Indian classical dance form and it originates from the state of Odisha. There are two main stances – the Chowk and the Tribhanga.
The chowk is a position emulating a square and the tribhanga is an extremely feminine and sculpturesque posture.