Dancing diva Shakti has become a household name in India. Known for her brilliant dance moves and sizzling item numbers, Shakti has created a niche for herself in the industry. Born with a fighter spirit and charismatic smile, about her struggles, life post-accident and journey on India top dancers.
Shakti Mohan is no new name for those who watch Dance India Dance Show. But now with the big movie like Padmavat, his art and talent have been recognized. Shakti Mohan’s bid for Bolivand has started to grow. Shakti Mohan is an actress and choreographer with a contemporary dancer. Besides she appears in the role of the judge in many dance reality shows.
back left to right: Mukti Mohan(sister), Brijimohan Sharma(father), and Kusum Mohan(mother).
Front left to right: Shakti Mohan, Neeti Mohan(sister), and Kriti Mohan(sister)
Shakti Mohan was born to Kusum Mohan and Brijmohan Sharma. She has three sisters, Neeti Mohan, Mukti Mohan, and Kriti Mohan. Mohan is originally from Delhi but has lived in Mumbai since 2006. She studied at Birla Balika Vidyapeeth, a boarding school, and has an MA in Political Science from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai.
Shakti met with an accident
She was on his way to fetch her little sister from school when she met with an accident. A bike which was at very high speed ran over her leg while she was crossing the road. Her leg was so badly fractured that it took her almost seven months to be able to stand on his legs again. Doctors had confirmed that though his leg will get better with time, she would never be able to walk without support, leave aside dancing. she was just four years old then but understood everything that she said. But her family stood by her. His sisters and her mother supported her immensely throughout this period. They had full faith in God, they were sure that nothing so tragic could happen to her. They kept motivating her and pushing her to start walking again. she made that extra effort and with their support, confidence and with God’s grace she started walking again.
Wanted to be an IAS officer
She even topped in his university (Mumbai University) during graduation. But she was also very good at dancing, she used to catch rhythms and steps even when she was little. Dancing was something she naturally enjoyed. So when Terence sir gave me a scholarship, she just could not say no. Her sisters had already made their way into showbiz, so that also gave her the confidence to take this up.
Terence Luis Professional Training Institute (TLPTI)
Academic Qualified Diploma in Master of Arts Dance Foundation Course in Political Science (DIDFC).
TV Debut: Dance India Dance Season 2 (2009-2010)
Favorite Actor Shahrukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Favorite Actress, Madhuri Dixit, Happy Holi, Roti, Favorite Singer, A trained Contemporary artist, she graduated with a diploma in dance from Terence Lewis Dance Foundation Scholarship Trust in 2009. Her first big achievement was winning the season 2 of DID.
Following her victory in the second season of Dance India Dance, Shakti produced dance-themed calendars for 2012 and 2013. In 2012 she collaborated with composer Mohammed Fairouz on a BBC-sponsored dance project in New York. She also produced a dance music video together with her sisters. In 2013 Mohan launched a YouTube channel with dance instruction videos.
The films that Shakti has worked in include those of High School Musical 2 and Thirty Mar Khan in 2010, who gave Shakti a platform in Bollywood. Shakti also showed her talent in “Aap Preetam Pyare” in the motion picture “Boosteraras Rathod”.
After that in 2012, “Rauri Rathod” and “Sukun” worked. Then in 2013, “Dhoom 3” Shakti worked as an Assistant Choreographer, it was a big film, and the power earned big recognition.
After this, the year 2015 brings new experience for power. Shakti worked in Kanchi’s Melody “under the blanket”, after which Shakti worked in the item song of Emperor and Koi.
Shakti choreographed a song in the 2018 big movie Padmavati. The pleasure of choreographing this song can be understood by the “Nano Waley” song from the social media post of power. He had written – “This is my first song with Sanjay Leela Bhansali Sir in Bollywood. I thank God for this. It’s like having a dream come true “. Shakti wrote that “thank you for giving me the opportunity to work with you. I have not seen a genius like you anywhere I have something to teach with you every moment I have I feel very lucky to have given me an opportunity to sing my first song under your belt. Shakti has expressed her gratitude by tagging Deepika Padukone. And said that – you are very diligent and humble, I have cherished precious memories with you, which I will never forget them “
Shakti once gave a 4-minute live performance at the BBC’s collaboration culture project, in which lyrics by famous Arab-American composer Mohammed Faraz gave the music American string quartet and Clarinet player David Krakuer
Earnings of Shakti Mohan
Source of income of Shakti Mohan is acting and reality show with dance choreography. Shakti takes Rs 250,000 for an episode as a judge and their annual income is 20 lakhs.