Odissi is without doubt one of the eight classical dance types of India, originating from the state of Orissa, East India.
This piece is the primary dance within the Odissi repertoire: Manglacharan, Ganesh Vandana.
Choreographed by Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra.
Maryam is a London based mostly odissi dancer, and has been learning primarily underneath Smt Sujata Mohapatra and Colleena Shakti since 2012.
This video was filmed in April 2014 at Shakti Faculty of Dance, on the Outdated Rang Nath Temple, Pushkar, Rajasthan.
Filming and modifying by Julianne Reynolds of Romanski Movies 🙂