Cultivating Culture Through Dance

Established in 1981 by Nilima Devi MBE
- Centre for Indian Classical Dance
Learn to Dance with Us
Our Latest Events

Poshak Puralekh

A project created by CICD to celebrate nearly 40 years of rich history and Indian Dance & Costumes 

For Beginners and Experts
Our Director

Nilima Devi receives MBE Award in 2013

Ugly Duckling (1989)

Triangle (1991)

Rainbow (1993)

Melory (1995)

Dances of the Spheres (1999)

Flaming Feet (2000)

Kathak Tells a Story (2001)

Urjah (2007)

Our Dance Styles

We'll help you find the right dance style!

As will no doubt become apparent, each of these dance forms has its own distinct character and beauty, reflecting the rich cultural diversity and heritage of the Indian subcontinent.

Our History

Over the last 39 years, CICD has trained hundreds of British-born young people in Kathak dance who have performed for various events and festivals at prestigious venues in the UK and internationally


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