Tara has been dancing under the tutelage of her Guru, Smt. Viji Prakash, for nine years. She has traveled with the Shakti Dance Company, performing in Ramayana in Texas, New Jersey,Florida and Washington D.C. She performed in the Children for Children event, Oodles of Noodles, Emerging Voices, Rath Yatra, and , most recently, on the Queen Mary and in Krishna: the Absolute in New Jersey. Tara is currently a 9th Grader at Harvard Westlake School. She enjoys acting in theatre productions, participating in the Student Ambassador Program and playing the violin in the Middle School Symphony Orchestra. Tara knows she will continue dancing in the Future.
About the author
Surendra Prakash is a Los Angeles based professional photographer, specializing in high end digital photography. Since 1994, he has covered birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, family re-unions, graduations and numerous private and public events. As a freelance photographer for the local Indian news media, he has covered music and dance performances, stage shows, charity events and star studded events