Contact Details

Makhla Shinjini
Makhla Scheme No. 2
P.O. Makhla, Dist-Hooghly.
Uttarpara, West Bengal
Pin: 712245, India
Ph: (+91)-33-26637417
Connecting Centre at Kolkata:

6B,Sunny Park, Kolkata-700019
Opposite Ballygunge P.O.


A student of class eight and started her dance career as Kathak Dancer when she was only two and half years old under the skilled guidance of her mother famous Kathak Danseuse Smt. Keya Chanda. She took part in Television several times both in solo and in the choreography. She had also attended in the solo dance programmes at various places viz. Burdwan, Arambagh, Kolkata, Pondicherry and other places. Recently she has performed at Jabalpur , Cuttack , Dhanbad and Guwahati, Gurgao, Delhi , Bilaspore, Katni, Haldia etc.

She has also participated in various dance choreography of Smt. Keya Chanda, which includes choreography based on the theme Nature's Plantation titled “AHUTI” and one based on the patriotic song “VANDEMATRAM”, Kathak dance production "MUKTI", based on a poem "Shhadh" written by Guru Rabindranath Tagore.Recently she has been working in Kathak based dance drama production titled "Kam Kandala" part – I & part – II, Birpurush, Tasher Desh, Bharttiruth & Women past & present , Khudita Pashan, Stream of Life, Driving to the Depth of the Dark Pits (related to coal mines) etc.

She has been selected for the first round of "POGO AMAZING KIDS AWARD IN DANCE" competition.

She also took part in a dance drama titled “JIWANJANTRANATE DRUG” and acclaimed appreciation from his excellency Sri Biren J. Shah (Governor of West Bengal) Guest -in- Chief of that programme and also get appreciation from national dailies.

Already posses “Best Performance Award” three times consecutively from her dance school "Makhla Shinjini", Uttarpara, Hooghly . She also took part in dance programme “Guru - Shishya - Parampara” – organised by Makhla Shinjini at Ganabhawan, Uttarpara, Hooghly . She was awarded National scholarship from Centre for Cultural Resource and Training (C.C.R.T ) New Delhi .

She took part in a programme titled “NRITYANWESHAN” at Ganabhawan and get appreciation from audience and local newspapers. She also joined in Workshop under Pandit Birju Maharaj. She has passed 2nd year Kathak Dance in First Division with distinction from Pracheen Kala Kendra, Chandigarh . She has taken part in “Kathak Marathon” organized by Pradatik, & received "merit certificate" from Pdt. Ravi Kitchhn Foundation, also awarded prize in national competition in Beirilly U.P. , organized by Indian Cultural Association. She has performed in “Sadhna” a dance festival organized by Birju Maharaj's institute “Kalasram”.


Award Received by Tanmoyee Chakroborty for her Scholorship from Makhla Shinjini

Tanmoyee with Birju Maharaj