Kala Pradarshini (Centre for Performing Arts and Cultural Activities) is a premier institute of dance, based in Chennai headed by its founder director, Parvathi Ravi Ghantasala, a vibrant artist imparting knowledge in the field of Bharatanatyam and allied arts. Parvathi possesses the unique ability to identify talent in children and to effortlessly mould the young ones into able performers in their own right. Parvathi sees no age barriers and has had many with a love for dance enter its’ portals and blossom into capable dancers. It is this passion towards art and art education that resulted in Kala Pradarshini, dedicated to the pursuit of honing and nourishing unique talents.

Kalapradarshini, with its humble start from 1980, was formally inaugurated in the year 1998. The students of Kala Pradarshini have established various branches across the country, rooted to the parental institution.