Category:Kerala Kalamandalam

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<nowiki>కేరళ కళామండలం; கலாமண்டலம்; Kerala Kalamandalam; Kerala Kalamandalam; കേരളകലാമണ്ഡലം; Kerala Kalamandalam; Nattyam; Centre d'apprentissage; కేరళ రాష్ట్రంలోని ఆర్ట్ అండ్ కల్చర్ విశ్వవిద్యాలయం; ഇന്ത്യൻ പ്രത്യേകിച്ച് കേരളത്തിലെ കലകൾ അഭ്യസിപ്പിക്കുന്ന കലാലയം; കേരള കലാമണ്ഡലം; കലാമണ്ഡലം; Kalamandalam</nowiki>
Kerala Kalamandalam 
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  • deemed university
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LocationThrissur, Thrissur district, Kerala, India
Founded by
  • 1930
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Map10° 44′ 11.81″ N, 76° 16′ 44.51″ E
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Kerala Kalamandalam (Malayalam: കേരള കലാമണ്ഡലം) is a major centre for learning Indian performing arts, especially those that developed in the southern state of Kerala. It is situated in the village of Cheruthuruthy in Thrissur district. Now a deemed university, Kerala Kalamandalam was founded in 1930 by poet Vallathol Narayana Menon and Manakkulam Mukunda Raja. Kalamandalam imparts training in classical dance and theatre forms like Kathakali, Mohiniyattam, Kudiyattam, Thullal, Kuchipudi, Bharatanatyam, and Nangiar Koothu, besides the traditional orchestra called Panchavadyam. Training is also given in various percussion instruments like Chenda, Maddalam and Izhavu.


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