Supriya Puranik


I welcome you to Nrityabhakti Dance Academy, an institute devoted to dance. Here you will learn and perform various types of Indian dance forms.

The major dance form at the academy is the Indian classical style "Bharatnatyam" Besides the classical style, we also perform semi-classical and Indian folk style dance.

I started the academy in 1997 in Pune, India after receiving masters degree in Bharatnatyam from Pune university. I have been learning Kathak and Bharatnatyam since age of ten and was blessed with guidance from Guru Sucheta Chapekar. In Kathak, I obtained Visharad Degree from Gandharva Mahavidyalaya. During these years of association with dance, I have performed in many programs in India as well as in     Read more >>

Supriya Puranik

Indian Classical Dance Teacher

Akhil Bharatiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya Mandal (ABGMVM) Exams


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Supriya as dance teacher is able to update and rejuvenate her knowledge, which is very essential in any teaching activity. One of the distinct features of Supriya’s teaching method is the creation an intensive learning environment


Dance Costumes and Jewellery

Bharatanatyam and folk dances require specific costumes. Supriya has big collection of dance costumes and jewellery. We have complete imitation dance jewelry sets with belt, long chain, necklace, bangles, jimiki, nath, head-set, mattil and Rakodi.


Up Coming Events

Nrityabhakti Dance Academy presents,

"Nritya Shrinkhala"

Discover the variety of performances
you can enjoy in this show!

Performed by 80 Participants from Bay Area

Date: Saturday, May 09th 2015

Time: 5:30 pm

Venue: SJCC

2100 Moorpark Ave, San Jose, CA 95128

Tickets: $10 per person