"Odissi dancer Sachiko Murakami is one of the most engaging and moving dancers I've ever witnessed." Shen Flendell
Sachiko Murakami of Osaka, Japan comes to India every year for five months, learns more, performs some and goes back to run a dance school for Odissi. In 1996, she started learning the Mahari style from the U.S.-based Dr. Ratna Roy of the Evergreen State College. From 1999, she would go to the U.S. for six months and return to Osaka. Since 2000, Sachiko comes to India to learn in the Orissa Dance Academy under Guru Gangadhar Pradhan. She has performed abroad in Japan, the U.S. and Canada.
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