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Creativity and Devotion | Prathibha Prahlad | TEDxKalindiCollege


Smt Prathibha Prahlad, a recipient of Padma Shri, talks vividly about her experiences and how her devotion for dance manifests in her life to empower her beyond limits. Smt. Prathibha Prahlad is a renowned and a pre-eminent Indian Classical dancer. In a career spanning 40 years, she has been a performer, choreographer, educator, author, arts administrator, and a pioneering curator of performing arts festivals.Her contribution to the arts field , however, goes much beyond her own trail-blazing dance career. Her work is guided by her commitment to being a cultural visionary who preserves, promotes and propagates the rich heritage of Indian performing arts. As the Founder Managing Trustee of Prasiddha Foundation & Forum For Art Beyond Borders, Prathibha Prahlad’s contribution to the arts is profound and unparalleled in contemporary dance history. Prathibha Prahlad is a recipient of the Padma Sri award for her contribution to the arts field. She is the youngest recipient of the Central Sangeet Natak Akademi Award (2001). She has also received the Karnataka State Government Award (2001). This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx