Satya Narayana Charka

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Satya Narayana Charka is a Kathak dancer, teacher, and choreographer.[1][2] He was taught by Pundit R.K. Shukla, Pundit Shambhu Maharaj, Shrimati Maya Rao and Birju Maharaj. Among his many awards is the first prize in the All-India Dance Competition. In 1981, he became the director of the East-West School of Dance in Monroe, New York.

He teaches around New York, and performs dance and dance dramas such as Shakuntala and Ramayana internationally.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Vyāsa, Lallana Prasāda (1992). Ramayana, its universal appeal and global role. Har-Anand Publications. p. 113. Retrieved 8 April 2011. 
  2. ^ Collection, New York Public Library. Dance (2001). Bibliographic guide to dance. G. K. Hall. p. 31.