The 100th birth anniversary of legendary classical dancer Mrinalini Sarabhai was celebrated today by search engine giant Google with a colourful doodle on its India homepage.
Known for her contribution to traditional Indian dance forms like Bharatnatyam and Kathakali, Sarabhai was "inspired to choreograph more than three hundred dance dramas with a strong base of classical tradition behind them."
Here's more about her.
Life of Sarabhai
Who was classical dancer Mrinalini Sarabhai?
Sarabhai, born in Kerala in 1918, spent her early years in Switzerland where she received her first lessons in Western-dance technique Dalcroz.
"The small academy grew to become not only a study center for diverse art forms, but one that used the power of arts to bring about positive change to the critical issues facing society," Google's post said.