Through multitude of accolades, Sanjib Bhattacharya is well known in the dance community for his outstanding talent not only in the rare Indian classical dance form – Manipuri, but also extensive knowledge of other classical forms as well. Since 2012 he has visited the Bay Area and supported, choreographed, conceptualized and performed in a plethora of productions in the USA, including NABC. He has successfully implemented an in-depth knowledge of the Indian classical dance forms, uniquely applied to creative contemporary dance expressions in very innovative ways. His prolific productions and training is a gift to our community, inspiring our younger generations. He is a rare invaluable dance ruse who can magically bridge the generations and enrich our cultural diversity with joy and amazing ease.