Director: Kelucharan Mohapatra
Duration: 00:15:19; Aspect Ratio: 1.333:1; Hue: 7.039; Saturation: 0.285; Lightness: 0.145; Volume: 0.557; Cuts per Minute: 4.829
Summary: The 3rd International Odissi Festival was organised by IPAP between December 26 - 30, 2006 in Bhubaneswar. Dedicated to the memory of Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra, the festival also saw the construction of a gigantic open-air dance theatre in the Utkal Sangeet Mahavidyalaya campus. The daylong performances included leading and upcoming Odissi dancers. The festival also made space for seminars, Odissi music and lecture demonstrations.
Meera Das is a senior disciple of Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra. She is the director of Gunjan Dance Academy, Cuttack.
Here, she performs sakhi he, an ashtapadi from Jayadeva's Gita Govinda, choreographed by Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra.