skip to Main Content

Indian Classical Dance Forms

8 forms of Indian Classical dance forms are recognised in India. Indian classical dance has its origins in historical context some reaching out to 400 BC. These dances have drama and acting within the dancing sequence and are richly marked with facial expressions.

Classical dance forms such as Bharatnatyam have been revived and given greater impetus. The Indian Government recognises 11 forms of classical dance.

×Close search

Pin It on Pinterest