Swathi Chithra - Research Centre
Amongst her work as a teacher in Kalamandalam, Prof. Kalamandalam Leelamma Teacher founded her own renowned institution SWATHI CHITHRA, which is also a research centre in the field of Mohiniyattam. It is located in Athani (Trissur District) in Kerala.
Prof. Kalamandalam Leelamma Teacher takes devoted students under her wing, training them to achieve their full potential. She offers a strictly scheduled training and is known for producing well-rounded students, who are educated and self-confident. She produce high quality dancers with all important theoretical and practical experience and knowledge in the art of Mohiniyattam. It is a combination of traditional Teaching and an open training, which allows the students to explore their own creativity.
The institution offers an art education in the traditional way including the spirit of enlightenment of the new age.
Speciality: Short time courses (also for foreigners)
Special training and short-term courses in Mohiniyattam are available for students from outside Kerala and abroad. Prof. Kalamandalam Leelamma has a professional and pleasant manner to teach the main topics of Mohiniyattam in a limited time. She warmly welcomes students from all backgrounds!
Especially for foreign students short time courses are useful! Mostly they have only a limited period of learning Mohiniyattam. Prof. Kalamandalam Leelamma gives them also support to manage the new life in India and offers also possibilities for board and lodging.