Urjita Kinariwala

Legendary lawyer Shri NilkanthBhai Babubhai Patolawala got art boon from God on 7th December 1965 as "Urjita".

At the age of 6 Smt. Urjita Kinariwala started learning Bharatnatyam Dance from Kalakshetra under the guidance of guru Shri Shaliniben Tambhedkar and Smt. Neelaben Raval and Kaththak Dance from Shri Dhirubhai Jariwala. Later on she participated in different types of dance competition at school and college level and won many prizes.

At the age of 12 she started theatre also. First she performed Sarita Joshi’s SANTU RANGILI as a monoact, and then she got very good opportunities in various play. She performed under the direction of Shri Kapildev Shukla the three act play "Akhar Ni Atmakatha" & "Tirade Futi Kunpal" at Delhi National School of Drama in the event "Rang Mahotsav". She won Best Acting Awards in different three-act plays.

At the age of 23 years she married with Shri Kalpesh Kinariwala, with his support and valuable co-operation she performed "Arangetram" at Gandhi Smriti Bhavan, Surat after the birth of her son Manan. According to her Life itself means Art.

She got inborn talent of writing from her Poet Grand Father Shri Pritamlal Majmudar and she wrote a book on Bharatnatyam that is “Bharatnatyam Panthika”. She wrote Shabdam and Padam in Gujrati, to make understood gujarati people easily that is first attempt in Gujarat. She played the role of Minakshi at Dur-Darshan in the TV-Serial "Veer Narmad" produced by Shri Kashiram Rana and directed by Shri Honey Chhaya.

The popular show of ETV  "Thanganat" auditions were held at Nrityam Nartan Academy for constant  3 years and lots of students selected and won prizes also.

She has directed Nritya Natikas like : Jai Somnath, Meera, Krishna-leela, Jai Ganesha, Dhabu Maa ni Dhingli, Kabuliwala, Cindrella, Jai Jai Shrinathji, Preet Bani Padchhayo, Bramhand Ma Kala

To promote Bharatnatyam she runs Nrityam Nartan Academy very successfully & more then 1000 disciples are getting knowledge of Bharatnatyam & Folk Dance.

For art boon She is grateful to all her Gurus, God and Parents.

Urjita Kinariwala
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