Sumitra Veluri, PhD
Professor, Department of Kuchipudi Dance
Dr. Sumitra Velury has a PhD in Dance from Potti Sriramulu Telugu University. Her research focused on Origin and Development of Kuchipudi dance with Special Reference to Bhamakalapam.
Indigenous Dance Forms of Telugu Land, Practical aspects of Kuchipudi Dance, Glimpses of Indian Dance Treatises on Nrutya and Natya, The Spiritual aspects of Indian Dance