The Odissi Dance Academy Mysore (ODAM) has added to Mysore's repertoire of organisations and institutions imparting training in dance and music. It was inaugurated recently and is functioning from 6th Cross Gokulam 1st Stage and the admission process has commenced.

D.K. Misra, president of the ODAM, said the last date for admission to the academy is November 30.

The ODAM has collaborated with Rudraksh Odissi Dance Academy Bhubaneswar, to impart training. Rudraksh academy has deputed Ajaya Kumar Champati, an experienced teacher with knowledge in practical and theoretical aspects as well as basics of Odissi, to impart training to the students in Mysore, according to Mr. Misra.

He said Champati teaches Odissi and performs in various dance festivals all over India. For details, contact Mr. Misra, president, Orissa Association Mysore and Odissi Dance Academy Mysore on 9448354400.