Malavika Sarukkai

  • Published By: Sruti

She took the dance world by storm in the 1980s. Even first-time rasikas of dance were overwhelmed by her dazzling footwork and her clean lines. She came as a breath of fresh air into a phase in the development of the Bharatanatyam performance space when ageing divas were beginning to resort to their superior abhinaya strength to counter the challenge of slowing limbs.