Triveni Kala Sangam has regular courses and a certificate course in Kathak Dance.
To join the regular course, please fill the form: https://forms.gle/fsry7Z88xo1Vz7S68
Triveni Kala Sangam is pleased to announce a Certificate course in Kathak Dance
Please fill the form to register: https://forms.gle/wrCUzjCPoBJXuc1s6
1. New batch will be starting from 6th May 2023
2. Please note in order to qualify and receive the certificate, one should have attended the full course
duration with at least 75% attendance and should have been a part of the stage performance. Those
completing the 6 month course are eligible to apply and continue classes for the 12 month course.
The completed six months course will be counted for the full year course.
3. Both written and practical examinations will be conducted during the end of the course. For a student
who has not passed, they are eligible to re-appear for the exam within a specific period as approved
by the Guru. Certificate will only be allotted if the student gets 40 % or more in both practical and
4. Venue: Triveni Kala Sangam, 205, Tansen Marg, New Delhi
Mr. Sanjeet Gangani is an exceptionally talented Kathak artist hailing from the illustrious Jaipur Gharana. Immersed in an artistic milieu since childhood, he draws inspiration from his renowned family of artists spanning various disciplines.
As the son and devoted disciple of the celebrated Kathak Guru, Dancer, and Maestro, Pandit Rajendra Kumar Gangani, Sanjeet has honed his craft meticulously. Recognized as a Doordarshan-graded artist, he received his Kathak education through the esteemed National Institute of Kathak Dance (Kathak Kendra) and completed his diploma honours and post-diploma under the guidance of his father and guru.
In addition to his captivating performances, Sanjeet is dedicated to preserving and propagating this historical art form, a shared passion of his family. He presently teaches in Triveni Kala Sangam. A torchbearer of the Jaipur Gharana, Sanjeet Gangani is acclaimed for his flawless footwork, intricate spins, and powerful yet graceful movements, earning admiration from connoisseurs and critics worldwide.
Sanjeet's artistic versatility extends beyond dance; he possesses expertise in playing the Tabla and Pakhawaj, along with proficiency in Indian Classical Vocal Music. He has collaborated with eminent Kathak Gurus and Maestros, including Padmabhushan Kumudini Lakhiya and his father.
His illustrious career boasts remarkable performances at prestigious events such as Kathak Mohotsav, Kathak Utsav, Bodh Mohotsav, Literature Festival in Jaipur, Purvai Festival, Geeta Jayanti, Hampi Music and Dance Festival, Naval Utsav, Guru Ravi Jain Youth Festival, and Konark Festival, solidifying his status as an eminent Kathak exponent.
Mrs. Arti Shrivastava Gedam is a talented Kathak dancer deeply rooted in Indian tradition and dedicated to exploring new dimensions in Kathak. She is a senior disciple of the renowned Guru Prerana Shrimali and embarked on her formal Kathak training at the age of ten in Gwalior. Arti completed her Post Diploma in Kathak from Kathak Kendra, Delhi, under the expert guidance of Guru Prerana Shrimali. Additionally, she holds an M.A. in dance with top honours from Khairagarh University, mentored by Mrs. Samiksha Sharma.
Arti's commitment to her art extends beyond Kathak, as she also earned a Senior Diploma in Tabla with distinctions from Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad, in 2020-21. During her Kathak Post Diploma (2015-2017) at Kathak Kendra, New Delhi, she also delved into Tabla as her allied subject, studying under Guru Nirmal Mandal for two years.
Her impressive performance record includes numerous solo performances, including appearances before art enthusiasts in Mandla, Bhopal, and the Indian Habitat Center, New Delhi. She has also made notable online performances in prestigious festivals such as "Sanskriti Mahotsav 2021." Arti has actively participated in various choreographies and festivals, showcasing her dedication to Kathak.
In addition to her performance skills, Arti has led Kathak lecture demonstrations and conducted workshops. She has assisted her Guru in Kathak workshops across India, sharing her expertise with budding artists. Arti also has extensive teaching experience, imparting her knowledge to beginners and learners in various institutions.
Academically, Arti holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Jivaji University, Gwalior, and completed her 10+2 and 10th from M.P. Board. Her journey as a Kathak dancer and teacher reflects her passion for preserving and innovating within the rich tradition of Indian classical dance.