🙏🙏Gratitude to my Alma Mater Rhythms of Dance & Music for shaping me. 🙏to my Guru Mitradi, Guruji Muralidhar Majhi & Guruma Annapurna Majhi, Chote Guruma Suhaag Nalini Das & Guruji Sarat Sir & my loving dance sisters. I traveled back to NJ every summer to train, perform & see my sisters. So many memories wash over me. I am humbled by a sense of gratitude in the contribution everyone has made in my growth as a dancer & teacher. RDM Studio is Affiliated to the main NJ school. I am trying to follow my Guru’s footsteps of strictly adhering to the Guru Shishya parampara or Lifelong Disciple. ... See MoreSee Less
“For an artist the more you give yourself to others the more you discover the reason for being..”
At my Studio I believe in constantly innovating & integrating new methodology to teach an ancient dance form. A vast amount of resources are made available to my students so that they can optimize their online learning. I work very hard to motivate as well as challenge each one of my students. Online teaching is way more harder than inperson classes. My students are lucky that we had a seamless transition to this module. ... See MoreSee Less
Chowka is one of the basic Odissi stances. I like my students to perfect their form or acheive Angashuddhi. Each moment if captured should look perfect in form. Enjoying teaching dance fundamentals to my students as we spend hours drilling over basics. ... See MoreSee Less
Ram : 2010 & 2018. Potraying one of my favorite avtars. It takes decades to perfect the nuances & techniques. Over the decade I have performed Dasabtar countless times in multiple cities with my Guru Mitradi & her students. In 2018 it was a very special moment passing on this dance to my student Candace when we performed at Museum of Art in Balboa Park. ... See MoreSee Less
Nostalgia for Stage Life! So many memories all in one frame! Atleast 3 months in a year would be blocked with weekend performances. My students are lucky that they can gain from my vast stage experience. ... See MoreSee Less
All my students have fun in these highly personalized group sessions. In these sessions they join in from all over the country. I look forward to my weekends as I love the positive vibe & energy they bring. With clearcut instructions & detailed lesson feedback no one feels left out in our classes.