Shantanu Mohapatra: The Music Maestro of Odisha

Shri Shantanu Mohapatra, is a legendary, multi-faceted and multi-talented personality of Odisha. A true artiste in every sense of the term, he is one of the most respected names in the Odia music industry, with which he has been associated for over five decades. Born in 1936 to Late Ramesh Chandra and Soudamini Mohapatra of Baripada in Mayurbhanj, known for its rich cultural tradition, he had exhibited his prodigious talent, very early in his childhood, by singing and winning many awards in Hindustani classical music during his growing years, under the very able tutorship and guidance of his “Aadi Guru”, the Late Banchhanidhi Panda.   

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Profile

Shantanu Mohapatra or Babuanna as he is fondly known, had music in his genes, having been born to Late Ramesh Chandra and....

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Achievements

Born in November 1936 at Baripada, Mayurbhanj, Orissa, India) of parents Late Ramesh & Saudamini Mohapatra, he had learnt classical....

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Awards & Honours

Honouring the Maestro's Musical journey from 1969-2013 for his Unique contribution to the filed of Music over 50 years.

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“Earth Science is my Pesha (Profession). Music is my Nashaa (Passion).