About Founder
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Mohini Joshi Bordawekar

Creative Director & Teacher at Manmohini Indian Dance School

Mohini had her Indian classical Kathak dance training at Late Guru Pandita Rohini Bhate’s ‘Nrityabharati Kathak Dance Academy, Pune’ under the able guidance of Guru Smt Amala Shekhar. Mohini is Masters degree holder in Kathak style from Centre for performing Arts, University of Pune. She has performed all over India ,along with the troupe of Nrityabharati Kathak Dance Academy, Pune.

Dance does not signify mere pleasure nor is it just a fascinating physical activity

It awakens the soul and arouses a sense of elation, Rarely experienced otherwise

What is dance then ... if not a prayer ?

Guru Late Pandita Rohini Bhate

The Dance School
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Mohini’s Home studio, Springvale Rd, Vermont South.

The school presented first live Kathak Recital 'Kathak Sandhya' at Doncaster Secondary College performance centre on 20th September 2014. This concert received standing ovation from veteran artists as well as entire audience. This event has created long lasting impression of Kathak dance style in the Indian classical dance arena of Melbourne. Since 2009, the dance school has been presenting regular annual concerts in very creative ways. Manmohini Indian Dance school currently has 8 branches in Melbourne. one in Sydney and an Overseas Branch in India, conducted by Mohini and her Senior students.

Events
Class Venues
Donvale

Donvale Primary School Hall Elata Street Donvale 3111

Glen Waverley

Brentwood community youth Centre , Brandon Park(Dance Hall) 649 Ferntree Gully Road Glen Waverly 3150

Clayton

Monash Community Inn 72 Clayton Rd Clayton 3168

Point Cook

Jamieson Way Community Centre 59 Jamieson Way Point Cook 3030

Point Cook

Saltwater Community Centre 153 Saltwater Promonade 3030

Mill Park

Mill Park Community Centre 11 Mill Park Drive Mill Park 3082

Cranbourne East

The Factory- Rehearsal Centre Indoor Ledger Complex, Building 565 Berwick- Cranbourne Road Cranbourne East 3977

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