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Vempadappa Lakshmi – Growing out of struggle with dance

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Kuchipudi Guru Lakshmi's journey was not an easy one. She grew up facing societal discrimination and witnessed her parents' struggles as domestic workers. However, her exceptional talent was discovered by Guru Sandhya Raju among 150 applicants in 2009, earning her a scholarship with the prestigious Nishrinkala Dance Academy