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Vijayalakshmi
April 15, 2017

Vijayalakshmi

Vijayalakshmi exemplifies the technique of the unique and extraordinary dance form- Mohiniyattam from Kerala, Southern India. Powerful women characters take center stage as she makes a conscious attempt to highlight those aspects of gentle grace and femininity that are seldom explored.
Rahul Acharya
April 15, 2017

Rahul Acharya

Rahul Acharya belongs to a new generation of male Odissi dancers from India. He began his training at the age of 4 with Durga Charan in Odisha, Eastern India. While Odissi is performed primarily by women, Acharya is the first male Odissi dancer honored by the Sangeet Natak Akademi.