Antara Achievements

Antara, in its delightful journey of 30 years, has made a lot of friends. Various affiliations & associations with national & international institutes of merit, a whole lot of enlightened and qualified students, blessings & inspirations from parents of these students, peers & colleagues alike, dance gurus and luminaries in the field of Bharatanatyam dance are but the examples of these deep and meaningful bonds. These just about sum up the stupendous and immensely gratifying & inspiring achievements that Antara has accumulated over the years!

But then, quantifying these and mentioning each achievement individually would not be enough to do in this space! This said, a few highlights of Antara’s achievements do deserve a mention:

Antara’s achievement statistics speak for themselves – a student turnover of over 1500, various performances and Arangetrams totaling to more than 850 in the journey so far and still going strong!

A consistent participation in the prestigious Pune Festival every year from 1997;

Participation, back-stage management, choreography renditions in numerous local, regional and national shows, competitions and performances;

Certificates of Merit, awards, rankings and prizes earned by Antara students in almost every event they have participated in;

Programs and performances by Antara students in the Middle East countries and the USA;

Various study expeditions, lectures and workshops attended by Antara Guru and students over the years to add value education to their ever-evolving dance skills;

Numerous scholarships won by Antara students from institues of repute in the field;

And last but not least, the ever-inspiring and ever-lasting personal patronage, guidance and blessings earned by Antara from the two doyens of Indian music and dance fields, Dr. M. Balamuralikrishna and Dr. Vyjayantimala Bali!

Admissions @ Antara

Eligibility For Various Courses

  • Diploma in Bharatanatyam (for Arangetram) – Personal / Group Interview with parents of desirous students who have completed 7 years of age
  • Nritya Visharad – completion of Arangetram
  • Nrityalankar – completion of Nritya Visharad
  • Teacher Level – completion of Nritya Visharad and Nrityalankar
  • B.F.A. – completion of Arangetram
  • M.F.A. – completion of B.F.A.


Class Timings


Mondays & Wednesdays
From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.


Tuesdays & Thursdays
from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.


Fridays & Saturdays
from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.


Yearly holidays are 15th May to 1st June.


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