Ranjana Warier was introduced to Indian Classical dances at the age of six. She got her training in Bharathanatyam and Mohiniyaattam from Kalamandalam Devaki and Kalamandalam Indira.
Ranjana has won numerous awards and had the opportunity to perform under the guidance of her gurus at various events in India. She has been an active performer/choreographer at several productions in United States. Her efforts to educate children on culture and history using dance as a medium has received wide recognition. She is a Knight Foundation Arts Challenge winner, multiple grant recipient from local Government organizations. Ranjana and her students have presented several lecture/demonstrations and summer camps promoting Indian art forms. She was invited to work with Town of Davie to offer an educational program for children using performing arts as a medium. Her productions such as, “Dances of India”, “Symbolisms behind Festivals of India”, “PanchaNidhi”, “Once Upon a Time”, “Bharatanatyam to Bollywood” and “Anvita - An adaptation of Sleeping Beauty in Indian classical dances” were huge successes.
Ranjana has an Engineering degree and a Master’s degree in Computer Science. She was a nationally seeded chess player and has won several prestigious tournaments. She is currently working as a Security Systems Engineer. She is the artistic director of “Rhythms School of Dance” in South Florida; which offers certified degree courses in Indian Classical dances.