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Address: Hessaraghatta, Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
Phone Number: 91 80 28466313
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Description: Nrityagram was established by renowned danseuse Protima Bedi. This dance...
Nrityagram was established by renowned danseuse Protima Bedi. This dance school is located in Hessaraghatta village at the outskirts of Bangalore. It’s a beautiful place to watch dancers practice their art. You can drop into the nearby Taj Kuteeram for meals.
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Far from city's hustle and bustle, this place offer you peace of mind and satisfies your love for classical dance. Lot of greenery, beautiful wall arts, classical odissi dancers... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Far from city's hustle and bustle, this place offer you peace of mind and satisfies your love for classical dance. Lot of greenery, beautiful wall arts, classical odissi dancers, and lots more....Good place for photography. You are not allowed to take photos when odissi dancers perform but you can definitely capture it in your eyes as memories for lifetime. Interactions... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Prior to my visit here, i have had little exposure to dance of any sorts, cultural or modern. This visit has certainly been worth while. It has exposed to me to the art of dancing and how complex and exhausting it is. Without a doubt it has made me appreciate the talents and dedications of the dancers. We were lucky... More 

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Bangalore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

A must visit for those who love Indian classical dance. This center of learning is unique, as it still follows the time tested "gurukul parampara". There is no better way to promote classical dance than opening up the school to public, as once can get a transparent view of what's happening inside this organization. A credit very few organizations can... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This place is around 40 kms from bangalore. I visited this place over weekend with my family. We reached around 11 am and it was very good experience watching classical dance. The place is kept natural and devoted to culture. Overall you can talk whole place in 30-40 minutes Must to do: 1) Watch the practice done by classical dancers.... More 

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bangalore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

On a morning, take a 45 mn taxi ride to go to Nrityagram, a danse village set 35 km from Bangalore. Architecture is superb..danse stage is in the open and classes are given.., best dansers of India are training there and are often ready to discuss with you. It is a beautiful place...go then next door to the 4* hotel... More 

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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

I have visited Nrityagram three times in last couple of years and every single time it takes me to a world very different and far from busy city life. Time slows down to the rhythm of Indian classical music and dancing feet! A very beautiful experience for anybody with love for dance and music. The property is a treasure not... More 

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Bangalore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Nrityagram, combined with Taj Kuteer... makes for a good outing on a weekend. Get to see the influence of Kelucharan Mohapatra & Protima Bedi all over Nrityagram, where you have some world class Odissi dancers... in the gurukul tradition... you can attend their performances with prior confirmation on time/attendance. The place is very serene, and has beautiful green environs... Taj... More 

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Montclair, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We spent a few intense hours at Nrityagram watching living greats in Odissi rehearse, teach, and go about their daily lives. We met the new generation of students, the musicians, and administrators who all make Nrityagram the Odissi gurukul it is. We are a group of dance aficionados, for whom this connect with dancers we admire from the audience, illuminated... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

This is a unique concept ! Protima Bedi's dream ... The focus is on Gurukul type teaching. The outreach to fresh talent is inspired. Partly thru classes for village children from whom credible international talent has been found. And by visit to the city for teaching. The directors are quietly focused. And respectful of the value of being independent and... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Nrityagram is located in Hessarghatta (on the outskirts of Bangalore). To get there, you will need to drive through some scenic "wilderness" for about an hours time. The drive was enjoyable since the roads are good. Its a no-pollution area away from the city madness with farm fields everywhere . On reaching Nrityagram, even before we went into the reception... More 

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