Friday 23 December 2011

Tribute to Odissi Guru Bijoy Kumar Senapati - Ambika Docherty

On Thursday 8th December 2011, our dear Guru Bijoy Kumar Senapati passed away at the age of 75.

The legacy of his life that was dedicated to Odissi dance will continue through Chandrabhanu and the Chandrabhanu Bharatalaya Academy.

Read the tribute in the site


  1. Really happy to know about Sir from this blog.He may not be a renowned Odishi Guru of Odisha, but for me ,he was the ultimate of Odishi dance.He taught me Odishi so beautifully that the rhythm flows in my blood till date. He was very discplined. I owe my dance skills to him.He taught me how to find rhythm in every simple thing.Thank you Sir for introducing dance in my life.Your memories are treasure for me ....Madhusmita

  2. Sir used to talk about Chandrabhanu Bhai a lot.I was a little girl at that time.He used to praise his sincerity and dedication.My heart wishes to Chandrabhanu Bhai.Please convey the same...Madhusmita