Priya is a postgraduate medical student and a graduate of Odissi under the tutelage
of Geetha Shankaran-Lam, from The Temple of Fine Arts (TFA) Kuala Lumpur, in
2004. She has also had the privilege of studying under Guru Ratikant Mohapatra,
Director of Srjan. Her versatility in dance extends to western contemporary dance as
well as ballet.
Priya has been teaching Odissi for the last 9 years. Priya loves to dance and share
that joy through teaching. She enjoys helping students, gain confidence in their
bodies as they adapt to their dance style, no matter what age they are.
Priya also encourages students to get as involved in the many activities of TFA/
SMV as much as possible as they can eventually gain the invaluable experience of
participating in TFA productions.