Discover Odissi the ancient spiritual dance tradition from Indian temples. RDM Studio offers Immersive Group Odissi Classes & workshops for Adults & Kids. Online program & inperson teaching will be offered in 2021.
New Group Sessions starting April on Sundays 9.30 PST on Zoom
This is Tribhangi ubiquitous to odissi. Working on basic angshuddhi or pose refinement is a must for all learners. Many a times the head tilt is the most puzzling part of this dance. I explain this for every step I teach till the students get it in their muscle memory.
Recently saw this description in the movie Tribhanga - Sama means balance while Tribhanga means tedhi medhi crazy! This was a fun Holi festival in Oceanside beach where folks were trying out a few Odissi steps. I was overjoyed to break out into my dance style! ... See MoreSee Less
My way of celebrating Love or Shringaar Raas! Countless times I have frozen in this moment. Its always a challenge for the photographer to capture these poses in a split second when I am dancing. ... See MoreSee Less
Potrait of a dancer - session from 2009 with a painting class in New Jersey. It was very tiring to be holding that pose. I was amazed how each painter interpreted me so differently. ... See MoreSee Less