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Ukraine dancer performs Bharat Natyam


Ujjain: Artiste Ganna Smirnova from Ukraine performed Bharat Natyam during the inaugural ceremony of the 4th international yoga seminar on Saturday. Smirnova gave mesmerising performance of classical dance which lasted for 30 minutes.

She presented classical dance based on Shiv Vandana, Geet Govind and Krishna and Hindu goddesses. 45- year- old Smirnova is a resident of Ukraine. She has been performing the dance since she was five years old.Ganna has performed in various events and former prime minister late Indira Gandhi had witnessed many of her performances.

She has done research on Indian culture and civilization in 1997.Ganna told Free Press that she was too happy to be a part of the event organised by the oga Life Society. She also visited Mahakaleshwar temple and sought blessings from the deity.