Debadhara - Delhi: An Academy of Odissi Dance

Debadhara is a pioneering organization which upholds the unique style of Late Guru Debaprasad Das and promotes a synthetic gharana imbibing essence from the tribal, folk and classical dance forms of Odisha. Odissi contains not just the Mahari (temple dancers) and Gotipua (boy dancers) traditions. It is, in fact, a reflection of the samskriti / culture of Odisha as a whole.

The aim of this institute is to impart training in Odissi dance and to promote the ancient arts of this country at global stage. Debadhara Delhi was established in the year 2003 by Guru Binayak Panda

Debadhara Performances

Performances by Debadhara's Students

Debadhara has staged performances in various prestigious festivals in India and abroad. Every year Debadhara - Delhi organizes workshops by Guru Gajendra Panda of Tridhara.

Debadhara Classes



The Debadhara - Delhi offers a diverse range of Odissi Dance Training Classes and Performance Opportunities for students from beginner to pre-professional.

Regular classes are being held at PARYAVARAN COMPLEX, New Delhi by GURU BINAYAK PANDA
Every Thursday from 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM & 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Every Thursday from 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM & 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Regular classes are being held at PUSHP VIHAR - SAKET, New Delhi by GURU BINAYAK PANDA
Every Tuesday from 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Every Friday from 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Debadhara Awards

Every year Debadhara - Delhi organizes Debadhara Festivals of 'Indian Classical Dance & Music' to carry forward the legacy of Late Guru Debaprasad Das, one of the four founder fathers of the classical dance form of Odissi. These festivals feature world famous classical dance and music artists from different parts of the country.

The Debadhara Award is presented to talented classical dance and music artistes for their notable contribution towards their respective field of performing arts.
Debadhara Gurus

Late Guru Debaprasad Das

He was the youngest of the Trinity of Odissi gurus, the others being Guru Pankaj Charan Das and Guru Kelucharan Mahapatra.

Guru Gajendra Kumar Panda

Guru Gajendra Kumar Panda has developed to be a foremost custodian of the Late Guru Debaprasad Das parampara of Odissi.

Guru Binayak Kumar Panda

Guru Binayak Panda is amongst the young Odissi dancers, continuing the legacy of the Late Guru Debaprasad Das.














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