This is a series of images by photographer Sarabjit Dhillon of the Gajja Puja of Dancer Geeta Chandran’s disciple Archana Shivan.

At Natya Vriksha, Geeta insists on the cultural context of the dance being preserved.

Senior dancers of Natya Vriksha and Archana’s family members participated in the puja.

Archana’s Arangetram will take place on Saturday, 2 July at the India International Centre in New Delhi.