Join us early to enjoy beautiful views of the gardens on a summer morning, with a performance of Kuchipudi dance by graduate student Ranjini and Hindustani vocalist Ushni Dasgupta.

RANJINI NAIR is studying for a PhD in Education at Newnham. She started learning Kuchipudi when she was eight years old, and over the past ten years she has performed, taught and continued to practice the dance form. She has received scholarships for Kuchipudi from the Ministry of Culture in India as well as the Government of Delhi’s cultural department (the Sahitya Kala Parishad).