Vid. Akshatha Rao, disciple of Vid. Smt. Deepa Bhat. She has been learning Bharatanatyam under the guidance of her Guru since 15 years and has completed her Vidwat grade from the KSEEB board. She also pursued MA in Bharatanatyam from the Tamil University of Tanjore. She recently accomplished her Rangapravesha on September 23rd, 2018.