Odissi in Japan


There are many Odissi Dancers in Japan, especially in Kansai and Kanto prefecture. In this Blog entry I will list the Odissi Dancers who are presently teaching Odissi to multiple students, and whom I have already met. 

Miki Nonaka (Kyoto), learnt Odissi from Guru Ramani Ranjan Jena from 1990:  https://odissi.exblog.jp/profile/

Sachiko Murakami (Osaka), learnt Odissi since 1997 in the style of Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra:   https://odissi-sachiko.com

Yumiko Hananomiya (Osaka), learnt Odissi since 1992 in the style of Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra and Guru Protima Gauri (Nrityagram):  https://hananomiya.jp/Index_EN.html

Eiko Shinohara (Tokyo), learnt Odissi since 2006, in the style of Guru Debaprasad Das:  https://www.odissi-swastika.com