Madhuri Idolises Kathak Exponent Birju MaharajMadhuri Dixit, who ruled in many hearts with her tantalising moves, she is a die hard fan of Kathak maestro Birju Maharaj, who is an ‘ultimate dancer’ according to her.
In an media conference Madhuri Dixit reveals that she is in awe of Birju Maharaji. She is a dedicated fan of his dancing. She feel he is one of the ultimate dancer, however there are many dancers in this world but she have not seen anyone like Maharaji. She added that she respect him a lot. The beautiful actress confirmed that her favourite dance form is Kathak, it’s very close to her heart. Today, a lot of free style and western dances have come in like Jive, Samba, Chacha, which require many sort of lifts and if they are necessary to bring a particular rhythm then one can’t do away with it.
Birju Maharaj. The 43-year-old actress, who is a trained classical dancer, got to work with Birju Maharaj during the shooting of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film Devdas for the song — Hum pe ye kisne hara rang dala. The song which was exclusively pictured on Madhuri needed some classical dance steps.
There is a buzz that Madhuri Dixit has refused the offer to work opposite RajniKanth as she is missing her family and want to fly back back to US soon. However, Rekha nod to take the role which Madhuri turned out of the leads in Rajni’s new movie Rana.