Google celebrates 112 birth anniversary of Rukmini Devi Arundale

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Google on Monday celebrated the 112 birth anniversary of Rukmini Devi Arundale, a pioneering dancer of the 1930s, and a visionary institution-builder who built a public cultural and educational center known as Kalakshetra.

Rukmini Devi Arundale established the International Academy for the Arts in 1936, renamed as Kalakshetra in 1938.

Rukmini Devi was honoured with numerous national, international and state awards, including the Padma Bhushan (1956), Sangeet Natak Akademi (1957), Desikothama (1972), Kalidasa Samman (1984) and many others.
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