Renowned Bharatnatyam exponent Geeta Chandran was on 29 October 2013 honoured with the prestigious Guru Debaprasad Award for outstanding contribution in the field of dance. The award was presented to Geeta Chandran and three others by Odisha Governor S C Jamir at in Bhubaneswar.
The others Awardees are
• Dr. Anita Ratnam (Contemporary Dance)
• Guru Shashadhar Acharya (Chhau Dance)
• Guru Sudhakar Sahu (Odissi)
Guru Debaprasad Award is an annual award, instituted in memory of eminent Odissi exponent Guru Debaprasad Das. The award was constituted by Tridhara dance institute in the year 2007.
About Geetha chandran
What: Guru Debaprasad Award
When: 29 October 2013