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1 “Odissi”: On the History of a Name1 For those unfamiliar with this
OCR Document
(a) In which year was Odissi first performed in Delhi ? (b) Name the two people who danced Odissi in Delhi.
Jayadev : The Progenitor of Odissi Music
32. Orissa Review * May-June - 2010.

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Shilpa Shetty sheds hot dance moves for Odissi
Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty is out to showcase her Odissi dancing skills in 'The Desire'. Shilpa Shetty is no longer in the mood to make you shut up and bounce.
Odissi is closer to my heart
She has also been an award winner young odissi dancer. Shyamhari Chakra spoke to her about her journey so far, awards and inspirations. Not at all.
Shilpa Shetty trades hot dance moves for Odissi!
But keen to evolve, the actor didn't bat an eyelid before trading her latka-jhatkas for the classical dance form Odissi for her new film.
Future faces of Odissi
Much to the cheer of the Odissi dancers' community, Bhubaneswar-based Odissi Research Centrelaunched an exclusive Odissi dance festival for the budding artistes below the age of 20 at Rabindra Mandap this month.
Scottish Ballet; Nrityagram Dance Ensemble; Janis Claxton Dance – review
The village of Nrityagram is in south India, near Bangalore, and students of the Odissi style of classical dance – part performing art, part devotional temple-dance – go there from all over the world to live with their teachers and perfect their craft.

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Odissi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Odissi (Odia: ଓଡ଼ିଶୀ, Devnagari:ओडिशी) is one of the eight classical dance forms of India. It originates from the state of Odisha, in eastern India.
ODISSI | Free Music, Tour Dates, Photos, Videos
ODISSI 's official profile including the latest music, albums, songs, music videos and more updates.
Odissi (Orissi) Classical Dance of Orissa (Odissa)
The Orissi (odissi) dance is a popular Indian dance form.
Pallavi Odissi Dance by Sujata Mohapatra DVD Invis Multimedia
Jul 9, 2009 Odissi Dance performance by Sujata Mohapatra produced by Invis Multimedia ( ) in DVD.
ODISSI - - Indian classical performing arts.
Odissi traces its origins to the ritual dances performed in the temples of ancient northern India.

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