A tribute to exponent Rukmini Devi Arundale

A tribute to exponent Rukmini Devi Arundale

On this International Dance Day, let’s pay homage to Rukmini Devi Arundale, an admirable Bharatanatyam exponent who glorified classical dance in India.

Rukmini Devi Arundale is the founder of Kalakshetra, a one-of-a-kind training institution for classical arts. 
She was an Indian theosophist, choreographer and an activist for animal rights & welfare. 
She was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1956, and the Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowship in 1967.