Odissi is one such incredible classical dance form with its origination from the Indian state of Orissa. Classical dance is a mesmerizing amalgamation of gracefulness and cultural beauty. With this online Odissi dance video tutorial, you can get a chance to learn basic Odissi mudras, Bhoomi Pranam, the significance of Taal in this classical dance form, Abhinaya, and more. So buckle up kids and start learning Odissi dance right away.
About Manjima Sarkar
Manjima is a graduate in English (Loreto College, Kolkata) and a Post-Graduate in English literature and language (University of Calcutta, Kolkata). Besides being a voracious reader, learner and an academic aspirant, she is a passionate singer, theatre practitioner and a trained Odissi dancer. She has been under the tutelage of Arpita Venkatesh for 20 years and is a national junior scholarship holder in Odissi dance from CCRT. She is also a recipient of Nrityashree award and Odissi Shree award. Recently, her performance has been selected for an online exhibition organized by KCC. Despite following and imparting traditional techniques of Odissi, Manjima likes to experiment with her choreography.