An odissi troupe from Orissa is going to Fiji this August. The members of Gunjan Dance Academy will perform odissi from 11th to 19th of this month in various cities of Fiji. They are preparing to perform with the guidance of Meera Das, famous odissi dancer. International Relation Association of India and ICCR are sending the troupe to the republic of Fiji.
Fiji is celebrating its 40th freedom anniversary this year. Fiji is one of the islands of Australia where 60% NRIs are living. This odissi troupe rehearsaled some new dance themes to present there and Meera Das is also going to attend two odissi workshops there.