Famed danseuse enthrals art lovers

CHENNAI:11/01/2010:Odissy dance performing by Ranjana Gauhar at Krishna gana sabha on Sunday.Photo:B_Velankanni Raj

Striking Ranjana Gauhar in performance.
Photo: B. Velankanni Raj

CHANDIGARH: City art lovers were greeted by a mesmerizing Odissi performance by leading exponent of Odissi dance, Ranjana Gauhar during an event organized by Society for the Promotion of Indian Classical Music and Culture Among Youth (Spic Macay) at Institute of Microbial Technology (Imtech) Sector 39 on Sunday.

Padma Shri Ranjana Gauhar began her performance with Pallavi act with Raag Saveri. She presented different theme-based dances and kept the audience spellbound.

The highlight of her performance was her interaction with audience. She concluded the performance with the famous theme of the Geet Govinda fame. During her interaction, she said that she has been experimenting with different themes of Odissi dance, inspired by nature and environment.

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