Open to children and interested adults, children learn Indian languages such as Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, etc. These classes offer a wonderful way for children to know and appreciate their cultural heritage. Chinmayam offered Hindi classes are recognized in some local school districts.
While classical dances follow specific techniques, folk dances are spontaneous expressions of the spirit of people. They spring from the basic instinct for rhythm, imagination and artistic expression. They relate to daily activities of work, play and worship as well as people relationships with nature and with each other. Whether to mark religious festival or to give thanks for a successful harvest.