1850s to 1900         1900s to 1950s         1970s         1980s         Early 1990s        Late 1990s         Early 2000s        Mid 2000s      Late 2000s        2010 and Beyond

<  B A C K         N E X T  >

1 9 0 0 s   T O   1 9 5 0 s
It is to these nephews of Binda Din Maharaj that Chhandika can directly trace its lineage. Achhan Maharaj, and upon his death, Shambu Maharaj, have among their many disciples Ram Narayan Misra and Prahlad Das, respectively guru and father of Pandit Chitresh Das, himself the guru of Gretchen Hayden.

1942: Establishment of the Nritya Bharati Academy by Pandit Das’ parents in Calcutta.

1952: At the age of nine, Pandit Das begins his training.



E-mail us directly at inquiries@chhandika.org.

© 2013 Chhandika. All rights reserved. Web design by Melissa Wehrman.