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Celebrated Kuchipudi exponent Shobha Naidu dies at 64

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 • Telugu Comments

Celebrated Kuchipudi exponent Shobha Naidu dies at 64

Well-known Kuchipudi danseuse Shobha Naidu is no more. The highly-regarded dancing talent passed away on Wednesday at a private hospital in Hyderabad.

A disciple of Vempati Chinna Satyam, she was an eminent personality in the cultural scene of the Telugu States for decades. A recipient of the Padma Shri (2001), Shobha Naidu was conferred the title of Nritya Choodamani by a cultural association.

It's said that she groomed more than 1,500 Kuchipudi aspirants/dancers in her illustrious career spanning decades.

IndiaGlitz condoles the demise of Shobha Naidu. May she attain sadgati!

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