Source: The Hindu; Author: Shyamhari Chakra; Photo courtesy: The Hindu

The Udayaraga Dance Festival in Bhubaneswar provides a platform to rising stars of Indian classical dance. A brain-child of eminent Odissi dancer and Orissa Dance Academy’s director Aruna Mohanty, the festival – aptly titled Udayaraga (rays of the rising sun) – attempts to discover and highlight the rising stars of Indian classical dances.

Read more about the festival and its performers.

Kathak dancer Sanjukta Sarkar
Kathak dancer Sanjukta Sarkar