Manjiri is one of the most prominent kathak artists of
present generation in India.
She is gained national acclaim and international
acknowledgement, as her performances show a rare command over fundamentals of Kathak
form of dance. Her performances always present a rare combination of Expressions
(Abhinaya), Rhythm (Laya) & Grace (Ang).
She learned Kathak
under the very special guidance of internationally renowned Kathak teacher Smt.
Rohini Bhate and, her dance shows special flavour of Jaipur style.
people from the field of dance and media have always appreciated her performances.
Her teaching methodology and compositions have always received special mention
in the media reviews.