Krishankshi Kashyap is a performing artiste of Sattriya and Bharatnatyam, classical dance forms of India. A disciple of renowned Sattriya dancer, Guru Ramkrishna Talukdar, she is also trained in Bharatnatyam under Sangeet Natak Akademi awardee Guru Indira P. P. Bora.
Personal Information of the artiste:
Date of birth: 11th November, 1998
Address: House No 33; Lane No: 9
R. G. Barua Road, Guwahati-781024
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Student of Shrimanta Shankar Academy, Dispur, Guwahati.
- Having completed her training in ‘Performing Arts’ in Sattriya Dance from Nartan Kala Niketan, she has done her Nritya Visharad in first class with distinction.
- She has undergone seven years of extensive training in Bharatnatyam in Kalabhumi and has performed her ‘Arangetram’ ceremony.
- Krishnakshi is a Nritya Visharad in Bharatnatyam from Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapith, Lucknow in first class with distinction.
- Krishnakshi has completed her Nritya Visharad ( Gunin) from Sangeet Sattra Pariksha Parishad , Assam.
Apart from numerous performances in various places, some major solo and group performances of Krishnakshi are-
- Sattriya Dance performance in Dol Govinda Mandir, Rajadwar, North Guwahati on the occasion of Doul Utsav in March, 2012 and 2013.
- Performed in the Dance and Music Festival of North East organized by ICCR and NEZCC in Shilpgram Auditorium, Panjabari, Guwahati in July, 2012.
- Performed in the Tripura Tourism Festival, Melaghar, Tripura and in Harijola Folk Culture and Tourism Festival, Kakrabon, Tripura in Oct, 2012.
- Performed in the Nritya Milan-A festival of classical dance in LTG auditorium, New Delhi in Nov, 2012.
- Bharatnatyam Arangetram in Rabindra Bhawan in Dec, 2012.
- Sattriya Dance performance on the occasion of International Tourism Mart in Jan, 2013.
- Sattriya Dance performance in Dimaria Ethnic Festival held in Marangabari in Jan, 2013.
- Sattriya performance in National Conference & Cultural Exchange Programme of National Performing Arts Association, India in association with Takshshilla , Assam in April, 2013.
- Bharatnatyam performance in a Festival of Classical Dance on the occasion of World Dance Day organised by Directorate of Cultural Affairs, Govt of Assam in District Library in April, 2013.
- Sattriya and Bharatnatyam performance in Shri Shri Krishna Janmastami program organized by Hare Krishna Movement in Aug, 2013.
- Sattriya Dance performance in ‘Ek Uddiponar Jui’ -a prog organised on the 87th birthday of Bhupen Hazarika by New Arts Players in Rabindra Bhawan in Sep, 2013.
- Sattriya Rangayatra in Rabindra Bhawan in Dec 2013.
- Bharatnatyam performance in ‘Sangeet Madhuri’, a festival of classical dance and music organized by Directorate of Cultural Affairs, Govt of Assam in Dec2013.
- Sattriya Dance performance on the occasion of the 8th Special Session of Assam Sahitya Sabha in Feb 2014.
- Sattriya Dance performance in ‘Mahabahu Mahotsav’, organized by Directorate of Cultural Affairs, Govt of Assam in Feb 2014.
- Performed Sattriya dance in Nritya Ankur Festival organized by Nritya Aradhana Research Centre in Ravindra Natya Mandir, Mumbai in April 2014.
- Performed Sattriya Dance in World Dance Day programme by Directorate of Cultural Affairs, Assam in Rabindra Bhawan in April 2014.
- Sattriya dance performance in ‘Nrityanjali’ a classical dance festival organized by Doordarshan Kendra Guwahati in May 2014.
- Sattriya dance performance in North East Zone Cultural Centre Young Talent Award ceremony in Shilpgram, Guwahati in May 2014.
- Performed as the ‘Sutradhar’ the narrator in ‘Draupadir Bastraharan’ – a dance drama in Sattriya style presented by Nartan Kala Niketan with support from Ministry of Culture, Govt. of Inida in July 2014.
- Performed Sattriya dance in Bharatheeyam 2014- a musical fest organized by Greater Cochin Development Authority and Kerala Tourism in Marine Drive, Kochi in Dec 2014.
- Sattriya Dance by Krishnakshi and group in ‘Eeshaanya’ A North East cultural festival organised by Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts in IGNCA, SRC, Bangaluru in Mar 2015.
- Sattriya performance in ‘Nritya Natyam’- a evening of classical dance and music in Rabindra Bhawan, Guwahati in Sep 2015.
- Performed Bharatnatyam on the occasion of third annual session of Assam Sahitya Sanmilan organised in Rabindra Bhawan in Oct 2015.
- Performed Sattriya dance in ‘Sparsh Purbottar’ a cultural fiesta organised by Sangeet Natak Akademi in New Delhi in Nov 2015.
- Sattriya Dance performance in Nishagandhi Festival 2016 organised by Kerala Tourism in Kanakakkunnu Thiruvananthapuram , Kerala in Jan 2016.