Irina Shivashankar, the founder of Aarti dance studio, is the First Kuchipudi Artist in Russia, having got herself trained in India, under the direct tutelage of Padmabhushan Dr. Vempati Chinna Satyam, great Kuchipudi maestro, since 1994.
Since then Irina learnes Kuchipudi style from the best disciples of Master, such as Hemamalini Chappali, Mallika Ramprasad, Sailaja, Jaikishore Mosalikanti.
While doing her Masters Degree in Hyderabad central University, Irina was guided by Dr.Anuradha Jonnalagadda.
Now Irina and her students are trained by the talented dancer and choreographer Jaikishore Mosalikanti.
Since 2010, every year in Moscow Aarti studio organizes Kuchipudi workshops by Guru Jaikishore Mosalikanti.
You are welcome to learn Indian classical dance Kuchipudi