Gauri is from Switzerland, Basel. She was born in Germany and grew up in the Netherlands where she studied Fashion Design in Amsterdam.
Her mother discovered her artistic personality and passion for music at a very young age and accompanied her to join Abhinaya Academy of Indian Classical Dance where she learned the art form Bharata Natyam (Temple Dance).
She has built her self-confidence through dance. All of her emotions, happiness and even sadness went through dance. She indulged herself completely into the dance that she couldn’t control herself to learn more and discover different dance styles in her life journey.
She has learned dance styles such as Kathak in New Delhi, Bollywood dancing at the Saroj Khan Academy from Saroj Khan who taught dancing to numerous of Bollywood superstars, Zumba & Tango Dancing in Basel, Salsa Dancing in Zurich and eager learning more.
Throughout the years, Gauri has carried many roles in the dance industry. She has choreographed for various dancers, theater and dance group including but not limited to Miss Switzerland/India 2012.
Her thought why she came up with Lotus Dancers,
“ A Lotus is a symbol of femininity and each petal represents one dancer and when we are together dancing we are forming the whole lotus flower that will blossom and radiance the viewers and that we dance through the stages of life beautifully and gracefully stronger“
– Gauri, Founder of Lotus Dancers
Gauri has performed in many well-known TV shows and stages around the world. To name a few, 20 JAHRE JKF, ISAI THULLAL DANCE SHOW, KARMA EVENT by COOP, MAANADA-MAYILADA TV SHOW at KALAIGNAR TV and MUBA Festival.