Welcome to Samskrithy,
Centre for Performing Arts.
Established in 2002.
A project of renowed Kathakali artist Shri. FACT MohananStart Exploring
to impart traditional performing acts in Gurukula system.
Kerala traditional performing arts & South Indian Dance Courses
Residential full time programs in different art forms
Kathakali ,Kathakali Music, Kathakali Mudras (Hand guestures), Chutti (Kathakali Make-up)Our Courses
South Indian classical dance forms such as Mohiniyattam,Bharatanatyam & Kuchippudi.Martial Arts Kalarippayattu & Kalari Uzhichil.
A distinguished Centre of Excellence.
We heartly welcome Indians and Foreign nationals interested in learning South Indian Performing Arts. Choose the Opportunity to share the life of a Kerala village along with your studies.
FACT Mohanan was born on May 14, 1959 at Aluva( Ernakulam district, Kerala). After his school education, he joined FACT Kathakali school in 1973 for a six-year course in "Kathakali vesham" (acting). He was trained by veteran artists like Kalamandalam Karunakaran and Kudumaloor Karunakaran Nair. Then he got a two year scholarship from UNESCO under Guru ''Padmasree Kalamandalam Krishnan Nair'' with a higher diploma in 1981 and joined Vijnana Kala Vedi School, Aranmula, as the main Kathakali teacher. He spent years in this institution and trained many Indian and foreign students. His students are continuing their higher studies as their profession in many recognized institutions, inspired by his teaching.Read More