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Mrinalini Sarabhai - famous classical dancer is now no more with us.

The famous classical dancer mrinalini sarabhai - vikram sarabhai's wife got assimilated in 5 elements today morning. She was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday due to illness.She was 97 year's old. She was awarded Padam Bhushan. People used to call her " Amma " with love.




Mrinalini sarabhai was the founder of Darpana Performing Art's Academy in Ahmedabad. This Institution is famous for Dance, Drama, Music and puppet theatre.

Mrinalini sarabhai was born in Kerala. Her mother Ammu swaminathan was famous freedom fighter. She was an also an Ex-Member of Parliament. Her studies went under supervision of Late Ravindranath Tagore. She learnt Bharatnatyam from Minakshi Sundaram Pillai. Mrinalini Sarabhai was the member of Sarvodaya International Trust and chairperson of Nehru Foundation for Development.

She had also wrote an autobiography - " Mrinalini Sarabhai - The voice of the Heart " .