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Workshop by Guru Dr. Sanjay Shantaram 

(Artistic Director of Shivapriya School of Dance, Bangalore, India)


Renowned performer and teacher Dr. Sanjay Shantaram from Bangalore will be conducting dance workshop for Intermediate and Advance level dancers.


Smaran is very glad to be associated with such an eminent artist, he has been conducting successful workshops here in Bay Area every year since 2011.  


Workshop Dates and Timing:


Aug 2nd: 3pm to 5pm 

Aug 3rd: 7.30pm to 9.30pm 

Aug 4th: 7.30pm to 9.30pm 


Venue: International Performing Center (Studio-P3)

 6148 Bollinger Road, West San Jose, CA 95129 








Guru Dr.Sanjay Shantaram will teach Varnam:  Sundara mohana muralidhara for all participants. 


A soulful varnam composed by mridangam maestro Vidwan G Gurumurthy and tuned by Vidushi Neela Rananuja, is dedicated to the adorable Lord krishna. It speaks about the various episodes of krishnas life as a youngster to a teen till he blesses arjun with the Geethopadesham. The varnam in Sanskrit is a fast paced delightful treat , tuned in raga keeravani and aditalam. The crisp intricately recited jathis make it a challenge to the dancers and an audio visual treat to the rasikas.



All participants will recieve a best quality studio recorded music and get an opportunity to share stage with Guru Dr. Sanjay Shantharam on Aug 9th, 2015.


Show Details: 


Date: Aug 9th, 2015

Time: 4pm to 6pm 

Venue: Sanatana Dharma Kendra 

Sunnyvale, CA


Click on the below link to know more about Guru Dr. Sanjay Shantaram


Note: Intermediate level students should have completed atleast one varnam to join this workshop. 


Guru Dr.Sanjay Shantaram is also offering private lessons for interested dancers (Intermediate and Advance Level) , if you are interested in private class please email: 


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