The vision behind Kala Saadhana was to create a platform which serves as a catalyst to promote & elevate Indian dance, music, culture & art forms. The aim is to establish indian art forms as a profession, skill- set , career & vocation amongst the current young generation. The purpose is to create a systematic pattern of awareness in children and reintroduce the art forms as a wellbeing and a complete fitness regime, to mid aged and adults With our innovations & techniques.
The objective is to make the heritage of Indian art & culture available in an authentic yet innovative form. As a duty towards society, though Indian dance & music - we also try to improve the social fabric with our workshops , events , production works & training programs.
Kala Saadhna Indian art & Culture centre was founded and established by Aparna Mishra – A kathak guru & conscience coach. It was her grandmother Smt. Rama Mishra ‘s endless support and guru’s wish, that in early 2000 on the occasion of ‘Basant Panchami’, with a strong vision she laid the foundation of Kala Saadhna to nurture and promote kathak.
She began learning Kathak at the age of 3 under Late Pandit Viswanath Mishra, a celebrated Kathak guru and her great grandfather who hailed from Mithila and followed the ‘parampara’ of Benaras Gharana. She laid the foundation with a goal to promote kathak and introduce it to mass not just like an ancient art form, but as a living art form which has traveled ages, generations, societies & mindsets. A form of kathak, which is in pace with the modern mindset.
In late 2010 Kala Saadhna expanded into a center of various Indian art forms and a centre of promoting the plethora of Indian culture. Presently we are training over 3000 students (across Maharashtra) in various Indian classical dance, music & art form. Kala Saadhna conducts a 7-year diploma certification courses in various Indian art forms through a team of skilled and certified trainers, under the guidance and supervision of Guru Aparna who adheres and promotes the “Guru Shishya Parampara”.
Kala Saadhna is affiliated to the ‘Pracheen Kala Kendra’ (http://www.pracheenkalakendra.org/). Diplomas of Sangeet Bhaskar and Sangeet Visharad awarded by the Kendra are equivalent to Post-Graduate and Graduate qualification in music respectively. With the best teachers & authentic training, we have a track record of first divisions in which most of them have secured Distinction!. Apart from Specialising Paramparagat Classical training & wellbeing coaching, the academy also conducts cultural activities & awareness programs through a regular learning curriculum, stage productions & workshops. Tailor-made participatory programs for corporates, schools, health institutions and NGO’s from one-day workshops to a regular curriculum are designed considering the specific requirement.
Our vision & mission is to promote Indian art & culture to masses by regular training and degree certification course – and encourage them to take Indian classical art forms as a serious profession. Our concern is Social wellbeing , personal wellbeing, emotional wellbeing, Professional well-being, physical & mental and further wellbeing of many more such dimensions of our existence !. We focus to establish global health happiness and peace through our creative & entertaining events , trainings & workshops.
Our objective is to Introduce Indian art forms to the modern society - as a lifestyle & well being mantra to strike a good inner balance. Our vision is to present art form as a strong communication tool to ignite social & self awareness . To highlight & discuss the the social, personal , professional ,emotional and many more such challenges through art forms. Our vision & mission is to promote Indian art & culture to masses by regular training and degree certification course – and encourage the youth to take Indian classical art forms as a serious profession and training program . Our goal is to open a door of opportunity to the youth who are less focused towards academic subjects are are more keen to take up arts ( Dance , painting , music ) as a stream of their education & qualification.
Our mission is to establish Kala Saadhna as world leader in the integration of
Our mission is to promote Indian Clasical dance & music with a modern outlook considering it to be living art form , which has travelled different era evolving through various customs , believes traditions and requirements benefitting the society , and now to be presented to the new era with a new look , easily accepted and practiced by mass!. We aspire to be a world leader in training & coaching for a balanced healthy life through art & entertainment that improve the lives of individuals in a changing and complex global society.
Aparna Mishra - Kathak guru, wellbeing & Conscience coach is the founder president of Kala Saadhna, where she imparts professional Kathak Training. She also coaches your conscience to create an inner balance through her innovation & experience. It’s her grandmother Smt. Rama Mishra's endless support and gurus wish, that in 2000, at a tender age but with a strong vision she laid the foundation of Kala saadhna to nurture and promote kathak. Later it became a training centre for all forms of Indian classical dance & music and was renamed as “Kala Saadhna – Indian art & Culture Centre” .
She began learning Kathak at the tender age of 3 under Late Pandit Viswanath Mishra, a celebrated guru and her great grandfather who hailed from Mithila and followed the 'parampara' of Benaras Gharana. Thereafter, she continued her Kathak training under Pandit Sant Lal Jha Sumanand, completing Nritya Bhaskar (Masters, Gold Medalist) from Pracheen Kala Kendra, Chandigarh. Aparna Mishra inspires the young generation by not just promoting Kathak under the “ Guru Shishya Parampara” form but also sow spirituality and cultivate a value system through this platform. Her continuous research on Vedic scriptures, Shastras and Shlokas, intensive knowledge and practice of Ayurveda- in depth knowledge in yoga and meditation and their interpretation through dance has added to her teaching and presentations method – which defines her signature style Natya Yoga - which is a non-existent form of any dance or yoga, but an engagement of all the five senses through movements, meditation and holistic chanting and healing process leading to a spiritual detox and purification- coaching your conscience which is the perfect interpreter of life. Through “Shivaakriti Foundation“ She continues to contribute to society by educating, empowering and building confidence for the underprivileged children of the society, especially girls and women. Not just social but also as a moral responsibility she has been intensively working towards overcoming poverty, and ensuring a life of dignity and security for women and girls to build a better future for themselves through her workshops. She motivates the community to participate in the projects /events /workshops and help them to improve quality of their lives. She imparted professional kathak & Wellbeing training to more than 30,000 students through Kala Saadhna – Indian art & culture Centre .
Kala Saadhna conducts a 7 year diploma certification courses in various Indian art forms through a team of skilled and certified trainers, under the guidance and supervision of Guru Aparna who adheres and promotes the “Guru Shishya Parampara”.
Kala Saadhna is affiliated to the “Pracheen Kala Kendra” based in Chandigarh. Diplomas of Sangeet Bhaskar and Sangeet Visharad awarded by the Kendra are equivalent to Post-Graduate and Graduate qualification in music respectively. With the best teachers & authentic training we have a track record of first divisions in which most of them have secured Distinction!