Born and brought up in a cultural Brahmin family, Rupashree was initiated into the training of Odissi dance under the Late guru Pankaj Charana Das. Mrs.Rupashree is a well known name in the world of Indian classical dance especially in the world of Odissi dance. Rupashree has not only been able to perfect and done her skill in Odissi but also establish her distinctive style & signature. Her commitment to Odissi is a deep devotion & lies heavily on the dances sensitively. The sharpened her sensitivity by taking Sanskrit for her graduation & following it up with literature at the master’s level.

Considerably talented Rupashree during the last 20 years has known grown up as a professional dancer in the field of Odissi & as well as Mahari. With her amazing stage presence and expressive abhinaya. she has already bagged many awards including the mahari award by Addi Guru Pankaj Charan Das. With performing career of more than a decade she has a made a distinct pace for her an outstanding representative of “Mahari Style”.