With a musical background from family, started to learn Kathak at the age of six.
First Guru was Dr. Rashmi Rathore, a senior disciple of her father Pt. Surendra Prasad Rathore of Lucknow Gharana.
Later obtained this art from Ustaad Sarju Mohan s/o Ustaad Mohandas-ji along with Miss Anjali Baijal who put the foundation of Jaipur Gharana (Kathak) in Bhopal (M.P.) with the great devotion and sincerity.
Completed her Master degree M.A. (Praveen) in Kathak from Prayag Sangeet Samiti Allahabad under the guidance of Shri Saumya Pandit s/o Shri Manoj Pandit of Lucknow Gharana.
Now btaining the skill of art from Pandit Rammohan Maharaj is the direct descendent of Ishwari Prasad Ji. He is the son of Late Padmasree Pt.Sambhu Maharaj.- seventh generation of Lucknow Gharana.
Pt. Rammohan Maharaj is one of the excellent dancers of his generation. After Pt. Birju Maharaj he is the torch bearer of Kaka-Bindadin Gharana of Kathak


Achievements
Appointed Examiner of Prayag Sangeet Samiti ( Perveshika to Praveen) in year 2015.
As examiner of Prayag Sangeet Samiti Conducted Kathak examination in Virginia USA in year 2015 and 2016.
Recipient of “Kala Kan Mani” Award by Kala Vikas Parishad- Gadag.
Judged in many schools for inter school Dance competition.


PERFORMANCES
Early Days:
First Prize in Inter-College group dance organized by State Girls College, Shivaji Nagar Bhopal in 1994-1995
A prize winning performance of solo dance in 1998-1999 for the same as above.
First Prize in both performances
Group-Dance as well as Solo-Dance Competition of 1998-99 organized by Sanskriti Ayojan Samiti Bhopal in 1998.
She performed in Raj-Bhavan in 2000 in Bhopal (M.P.) and many other performances are given on various stages organized by many named & famed organization and institutions time by time.
She performed many times in Bhopal Doordarshan
Recent performances
Performed in “Tabla Festival” organized by “Parampara-ek Abhivyakti” at Treveni Kala Sangam, Delhi on January 2014.
Performed in “Malhar Festival” as an Artist with her guru Pt. Ram Mohan Maharaj at Muktadhara Auditorium, Delhi in August 2014.
Performed in “Jhankar Festival” at Lok Kala Manch Auditorium Lodhi Road New Delhi in December 2014.
Performed in “Cultural Program” at Faridabad as an Artist with her Guru Pt. Ram Mohan Maharaj Ji organized by Tansen Sangeet Mahavidyalaya in Jan 2015.
Performed as an artist in “Guru Shishya Utsav” , organized by Kala Vikas Parishad – Gadag on August 2015 at Lok Kala Manch, Lodhi Road, Delhi in Mar 2015
Performed in “Ganesh Mahotsav” organized by “Sanskashti Chaturthi Mandal, U.S.A (Virginia) in Sept 2015.
Conducted multiple Kathak workshops in USA in year 2015 and 2016.
Performed in “Glimpse of Indian Art and Culture Festival “ at Vasuki Auditorium organized by Lok Kala Manch 2016.
Performed as an artist at “All India Music and Dance Festival” at Allahabad organized by Prayag Sangeet Samiti in March 2016
Conducted Seminar & Demonstration at Mandi house under the Baithak organized by Culturally Active Dellites (CAD) in June 2016.
Performed at Dr. Sarvpalli Radhakrishna Auditorium Delhi at the occasion of annual function organized by Tarang Global Performing Arts in Nov 2016.
Conducted a Workshop & Seminar for more than 200 participants in two different locations in Gadag, Karnataka organized by Kala Vikas Parishad & Pt Bhimsen Joshi Musical Foundation in Feb 2017.
Performed in “Thawe Mahotsav” organized by Government of Bihar in Gopalganj Bihar in March 2017.
Solo Performance in “Bhima Gaan Lahari” event organized Pt. Bhimsen Joshi musical foundation in Mumbai in March 2017

 



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