Prerana Rathi

Kathak    Jaipur

Prerana Rathi is engaged in educating the youth through Classical dance. She is the disciple of late Shri Harish Puri Ji Naga. Prerana, who belongs to the Jaipur Gharana started Kathak at the age of 6. She learnt the nuances of dance for 15 years from Sh. Harish Puri Ji Naga along with guru Rajendra Gangani and his daughter and disciple Reshma Puru. At the age of 11, she also won awards like Best Bollywood Dancer of Rajasthan and Best Western Dancer including state level dance competition. Other than that she has also performed with Hema Malini Ji and Jaya Prabha Menon Ji in different classical shows. She was also featured in Hollywood movie 'Afghan Gold' where she performed a 7-minute Kathak piece. Prerana represented India at an International festival and won the silver medal for India at Dubai. She was awarded the India Star Icon Award 2019 for Kathak. Her aim is to promote and spread classical dance to the world.