Gulati, their founder graduated from Lady Shri Ram College, New Delhi
and hit the corporate career as an Actuarial Consultant and worked
for over 6 years across large MNCs / Banks. All this while though,
she was on a quest and learning journey which would set the stage for
her true journey.
came naturally to Aastha. She would learn various styles over time
including Kathak, Ballet, Contemporary, Lyrical Jazz, Latin and Belly
dance. Traveling to learn has been one of her passions and this has
taken her far and wide to places like Broadway Dance Centre, New
York, various schools in Europe and to Thailand, Korea. Among latin
forms, she completed her advanced bronze level courses in Rumba, Cha
Cha, Jive, Samba and bronze level in Waltz, Fox Trot, Tango and Paso
Doble. She completed 7 levels at Belly Dance Institute, Mumbai and
then pursued Egyptian style Belly Dancing with Sana Pindare and
Tribal Fusion Belly Dancing with Lamia Barbara.
training and later, she pursued choreography at places like ADAA, New
Delhi, where over 7 years, she produced and performed many pieces
including a National event at Red Fort, other events at Siri Fort
Auditorium, India Habitat Centre etc. She performed for FICCI, Johnny
Walker Fashion Week, Indian Oil Corporation etc.Being a dancer,
ensuring fitness and stamina has been critical for Aastha and she did
so by picking up certifications in Zumba and Reebok Cross training.
She also trained in Hatha Yoga, Vinayasa Yoga, Yin Yoga and built
regimens that she trained many dancers / fitness enthusiasts on. She
continues taking classes in Yoga, Dance etc.
dimension which always drove Aastha was wellness. Having worked in
the corporate sector, she uses her learnings to design and conduct
wellness workshops and seminars as part of employee wellness
Dhurii, one of her missions is to offer holistic movement and
wellness modules to corporate employees and youth who are about to
enter the workforce.