Dance Classes & Workshops

Orissi dance lessons in the mahari style of Guru Pankaj Charan Das are available both in Seattle and Olympia, Washington. Eastside classes will begin in early 2006!

Beginning and children's classes are ongoing.

Seattle Classes are on Sunday afternoons at the following times:

Children's class: 2:00-3:00 PM.
Technique class: 3:00-4:00 PM.
Beginning Adult class: 4:00-5:00 PM.
Intermediate class: 5:00-6:00 PM.

Olympia classes are Tuesdays, 6:00 to 7:00 PM.

Private lessons are as per arraingment.

For more information about non-college related dance classes send e-mail inquiries to

More Dance Class Photographs.

Odissi Workshops:

Ratna has given many lectures, lecture demonstrations, and workshops over the years, both on university campuses and off. For more information or to schedule Orissi Dance Workshops send an e-mail inquiry.

For a three year accredited college program in Orissi Classical Dance visit:
The Evergreen State College.