Famous Indian Women : Sonal Mansingh

  • Sonal Mansingh (born : 1944,Mumbai) is a prominent Indian classical dancer and choreographer of Odissi dancing.
  • She is a known social activist, thinker, researcher, orator, choreographer and teacher.
  • She is also proficient in other Indian classical dancing styles including Bharatnatyam, Kuchipudi, and Chhau.
  • Over the 40 years of her career, she travelled all around the world and brought many awards for her talence.
  • She is a recipient of Padma Bhushan (1992), Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 1987,and the Padma Vibhushan in 2003