Enaakshi Kotwal is a girl of many talents. Born in North India, but raised in the bustling metropolis of Mumbai, she has seen the best of both worlds. But if you ask her, she remains a girl of the Himalayas at heart. Enaakshi started her career in the media industry as a producer and celebrity manager in channels like 9XM, Sony and Radio City.
Enaakshi is one of the leading Belly Dancers of India. She trained at a young age in the fine arts and mastered the Kathak dance form. Enaakshi learnt Kathak under the tutelage of Guru Narayan Prasad and Ms. Jyantimalaji, daughter of Padma Shree recipient Ms. Sitara Deviji and is currently pursuing the art form under one of the leading exponents of Kathak known for her knowledge and grace Ms. Anuradha Shah, desciple of Ms. Asha Joglekarji, who dedicated her life to Kathak.
Enaakshi is currently pursuing Bharatnatyam under the able guidance Ms. Varsha Barad and Ms. Sonal Choksi. Enaakshi was always very passionate about dancing and she wanted more and more people to learn the fine arts. With this in mind, she founded the White Peacock Dance Studio in Mumbai in 2014 - a celebrated dance school teaching various forms of dance.
She has taught hundreds of students from around the country and abroad as well. Enaakshi actively performs on stage. Enaakshi has performed at some of the prestigious art festivals across the globe. She has judged some of the most prestigious competitions like PAF, Mood Indigo- IIT Mumbai and various national level dance competitions. She has been felicitated on various occasions for her contribution to the field of art. Some of them being Indian International Model United Nations, Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, SIPA Dancethon, to name a few. Not only this she has also appeared in television commercials and has done theatrical plays
With years of experience in dance, she continues to push boundaries by teaching and performing.