Nandita Behera

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Nandita Behera
BornNandita Pattnaik
(1957-08-29) 29 August 1957 (age 62)
Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
OccupationOdissi dancer and teacher
Period20th century, 21st century

Nandita Behera (née Pattnaik) is an Odissi dance instructor[1] and founder of Odissi Dance Circle in Cerritos, California. A student of Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra and Guru Gangadhar Pradhan, Nandita Behera has been teaching Odissi in California for the past twenty years. She was awarded Sringaramanai by Sur Singar Samsad Bombay and is also a recipient of the National Scholarship for Dance in India.[2]

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  1. ^ Inc., Active Interest Media, (July–August 2002). Yoga Journal. Active Interest Media, Inc. pp. 95–. Retrieved 29 March 2012.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
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