Upahaar is a leading dance school for Indian performing arts. It offers training in Bharatanatyam, Kathak, Mohinattam, as well as Carnatic Vocal and Instrumental Music, to students of any age.Based in greater London, Upahaar has performed internationally in Europe, Middle East, Canada and India.


Originally known as Sadir, Bharatanatyam is the most ancient and widely practiced of classical dances in South India and has its origin in Tamil Nadu.


Like all the other classical dance forms the origin of Mohiniattam was also from "the temples of Kerala..." and was originally known as "Dasiattan".


Kathak, a classical form of dance originating from the northern parts of India, developed 2000 years ago in Hindu temples where 'Kathakars'.

Carnatic Music

Carnatic Music is a style of music most commonly associated with Southern parts of India. Carnatic music is usually performed by a small group.