Indian music and dance


Bharata Natyam

Zaida Nassier
Begijnhof 11-c
1012 WS Amsterdam
Tel:06-41160994 /

Zaida Nassier, born in Surinam migrated to the Netherlands at the age of 17. Dance is a passion for her. She started with Classical Ballet at the Internationale Balletschool in Paramaribo and continued the same in the Netherlands.

In the Netherlands she came in contact with the Bharata Natyam dance. Her guru in the Netherlands was the late Rajamani Knols. Zaida did her Arangetram under her guidance at the Royal Institute of the Tropics in Amsterdam.

She was awarded a scholarship by the Indian government to perfect her skills in Bharatnatyam in India. For two years she was a disciple of the famous Bharata Natyam dancer Yamini Krishnamurty.

Zaida also gives dance lessons and workshops in Bharata Natyam.