Sacred Dances of Tara

Prema Dasara

Spiritual & Creative Director

Prema Dasara

Prema is a world-renowned teacher and performer of sacred dance who has taught internationally since the 1980’s. She is the creatrix of the Mandala Dance of the 21 Praises of Tara, which is seen by some of the most respected spiritual leaders of our time as a bridge between Eastern wisdom and Western expression.

Marlene Butler

Facilitator – Findhorn, Scotland

Marlene Alchemy Profile

Marlene is a Tara Sacred Dance Facilitatior in residence in Findhorn, Scotland. In 2012 she encountered the work of Tara Dhatu and developed Tara Sacred Dance circles in the south of the North Island New Zealand.

Returning to Scotland in 2015, Marlene is now establishing dance circles by invitation in other commnuities.

Marlene is a Natural Health and Energy Medicine Practitioner, passionate about Personal and Planetary Transformation and the Sacred Healing Arts.

You can contact Marlene at or call her on

+44 (0)75 995 00905 or +44 (0)1343 850616

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In Praise of the Mandala Dance of Tara


“…with your motivation of compassion, this dance in the name of Tara brings a great blessing. Wonderful…very, very fine”                                  -His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama

“…a perfect offering, a manifestation of Tara’s blessing.”                             – H. E. Dagmo Kushok Sakya

“…transmits a great depth of devotion…share it with the world.”             – H. E. Tai Situ Rinpoche

“As dancers we see each other as magnificent divine beings of love … wisdom and compassion … a reflection of our self as Tara … without the separation, no fear … embracing wholeness and perfection.”

Violet Arnspiger, HI – Tara Dancer


Tara Dhatu – The Pure Realm of Tara

Empowering humanity to manifest their enlightened potential through sacred dance, music and the arts.

Sharing the Mandala Dance of the 21 Praises of Tara (a beloved and ancient Tibetan prayer) with communities around the world.

Maintaining a worldwide community dedicated to sharing the ritual blessing of sacred dance.

Who is Tara?

Tara, the Protectress, is known in many cultures as the ever accessible, all encompassing, Great Mother. She is the embodiment of the highest qualities of wisdom, compassion, and power. Swift to reach out to all those in need, Her 21 aspects reflect humanity’s radiant potential.

The Mandala Dance of Tara

This movement meditation is a vehicle of empowerment, uniting diverse spiritual paths and communities. Utilizing the power of mantra, profound techniques of Tibetan Buddhist practice, and focused intention, the dancers embody Tara, revealinbg Her sublime qualities to the world. With this sacred offering, the earth and all beings are blessed and healed, that all may be happy and free from suffering.

The Work of Tara Dhatu

To offer an array of Educational Programs for personal growth, Student Teacher Training, teaching children dharma

To sponsor classes and workshops of the Tara Dance and other sacred dances worldwide

To organise pilgrimages of citizen diplomacy to share sacred dance with communities around the world

To create inspirational teaching materials, books, texts, CD’s, DVD’s, etc.

To maintain an active website with up to date news, events, articles, and media links

To manage charity programs and cottage industries to assist the Tibetans in Exile.

Appointments with Marlene available in person, via Skype, Zoom or distance
Phone, text or email Marlene for an appointment…
+44 (0)1343 850616 or +44 (0)75 995 00905
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