India | Orissa

Sanjukta Panigrahi


Sanjukta Panigrahi, often referred to as the Queen of Orissi Dance, was born in 1944 to an orthodox family. Sanjukta was the disciple of Guru Kelu Charan Mahapatra. She completed her diploma from Kala Vikash Kendra at Cuttack and took diploma in Nurutya Praveena at the Kalakhetra of Rukmini Devi Arundale in Chennai. She passed away on 24 June, 1997.

Updated on 7th June, 2005


Copyright 2014 by Online Highways LLC. Enjoy some India trivia. Send Us Your Comments