Marami Medhi, a young, dynamic and an accomplished danseuse from Assam is a well known name in the field of Kathak. She is the founder of a rapidly growing Kathak dance institute namely “Sur Sangam” in the heart of Guwahati city with many upcoming talents. She has been an “A” grade artist of Doordarshan Kendra, New Delhi.
She received her initial training in Kathak dance under the prevailing guidance of Late Charoo Bordoloi, the founder Principal of State College of Music, Guwahati. Subsequently she became a disciple of renowned Kathak maestro Sri Surendra Saikia of Kathak Kendra, U.P. Sangeet Natak Academy, who is also a recipient of Sangeet Natak Academy award, Uttar Pradesh. She did Nritya Nipun , (M. Mus) in the year 1994 in Kathak dance from Bhatkhande Sangit Vidyapith. Lucknow.
Marami has also attended some valuable workshop of kathak dance under the guidance of great maestro Pandit Birju Maharaj. She has been awarded a two year fellowship in the year 2000-2001 from Ministry of Human Resource Development, Deptt. Of Culture, Govt. of India.
Marami Medhi has received ‘SINGAR MANI’ title in recognition of her meritorious performance in the prestigious 44th Kal Ke Kalakar Sangeet Sanmelan held at Mumbai on 23rd May, 2005. She is a panel Artist of Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Govt. of India in the field of Kathak (Solo). She has been awarded the title “NRITYA MUKUTA” from Northeast Big Cultural Society (NEBCUS) in 2011.Frontier TV, news Channel of North East, Guwahati has given her ‘Nava Devi’ title in 2011. www.awardcouncilofindia.com awarded Marami Medhi as “Nritya Gaurav” and included her name in the award portal.
She performed in Chennai on the occasion of World Dance Day. On 24th August 2016 she peformed in Bhopal . She recently performed in Bangladesh, Dhaka on 8th September 2016 as a part of celebration of Dr. Bhupen Hazarika’z Birthday . She performed in Ujjain on 10th November 2016 for the Klaidas Samaroah. She was recently sponsored by ICCR as a solo performer to New Zealand. She performed in the Diwali Festival in Auckaland on th 14th and 15th of October in 2016 and also the Diwali Festival in wellington on 23rd October 2016 . She conduct many lecture demonstration programs on Kathak Dance in many schools all over New Zealand from 15th October to 23rd October.Marami performed on 7th December 2016 at the Gungur Nrityotsav at Agartala. She has been performing in the entire south for many times in the year 2016 form many festivals sponsored by Utsav Music in Bangalore , Chennai , Andhra Pradesh cosequitively. Marami has been taking workshop as an expert of Kathak Dance in various places of Assam like Barpeta , Nalbari , Bongaigaon , Guwahati etc. She has also been taking workshop in National Levels .Marami a judge in many state level as well as national level based competition which includes C C R T , Dordarshan , ,Alcheringa etc.
She has also cut a niche for herself in the field of Choregraphy.
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