About

About the Artiste

Apart from being a gifted Indian Classical dancer, Gayatri is a passionate linguist(She speaks 11 languages) and runs her own foreign language institute FluenC in Bangalore. She is also an empaneled corporate trainer with Robert Bosch India and is a native level German speaker. Apart from giving stage performances, Gayatri also teaches Bharathnatyam and Odissi to young budding Indian classical dancers in Bangalore. She also holds an MS in Computer Science from the University of Freiburg, Germany and an MBA from the Indo German Chamber of Commerce. She is also a joint director of Bizmentors Pvt. Ltd. She is also an expert swimmer and table tennis player. She also has an excellent knowledge of Indian Classical Music and has been trained in Carnatic and Hindustani styles of singing. Gayatri hails from a family of dancers- her mother Smt. Latha Tribhuvan is an accomplished dancer herself, and her aunt is the famous Mohiniyattam exponent – Guru Smt. Bharathi Shivaji- a Padmashree Awardee for her immense contribution to the art form of Kerala. Apart from Indian Classical Dance, Gayatri can also dance to other styles such as Bollywood and Kathak. She also dances to folk arts such as Lavani.


Bharathnatyam

Gayatri Tribhuvan is easily one of the famous Bharathnatyam dancers in Bangalore. She commenced learning this art form at the tender age of 7, under the tutelage of her mother Smt.Latha Tribhuvan , who is herself an accomplished Bharathnatyam Dancer from the famous Bharathnatyam dance institute- Rajarajeshwari Natya Kalamandir, Mumbai, under the tutelage of Guru Mahalingam Pillai. Eventually, Gayatri learnt under the most famous Bharathnatyam dancers in India- Guru Smt Padmini Ravi and the late Guru Smt.Padmini Ramachandran, from “The Life of Pi” fame. It was the unrelenting force of Guru Smt Padmini Ramachandran that shaped Gayatri into the dancer she is today. With a commanding stage presence, and an expressive face, Gayatri has what it takes to do justice to this art form. Gayatri has won many competitions in Bharathnatyam and has given various prestigious Bharathnatyam performances in Bangalore, including but not limited to the Kinkini festival, The Ankura festival, as well as the prestigious every Friday ICCR(Indian council of cultural Relations) program. She has also acted in the famous Kannada Serials “Krishna Leele” and “Kadambari” by the late Sri. GV Iyer. The audience abroad has also cherished her performances. She has performed in Germany and the UK apart from India.


Odissi

Gayatri began her tutelage of this wonderful, subtle and aesthetic dance form of eastern India under the one of the most famous Odissi dancers in Bangalore, Guru Smt. Sharmila Mukherjee, in the year 2008. She has now reached a niche level in the art form. She conducts Odissi classes in Bangalore as well.