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Sonia Jaffer

Sonia Jaffer is lovingly called “India’s Shakira” and is an Indian choreographer born to African Goan parents.She started her dance training at the young age of 7 from the Royal School Of Ballet,London  and has been the only to gain scholarship.She started as a chorus dancer at a very young age in 1993.She continued to train in various styles of western dance.She studied contemporary from the Laban Dance Center in London along with gaining knowledge in Latin American Ballroom and standard dances from the Dallas School of Performing Arts,Texas.She got famous from SONY TV’s reality show Jhalak Dikhla Jaa. She was partnered with the director actor Mahes Manjrekar and it took him to the semi finals where no one expected him to go.Her higher fame was Jhlak Dikhla Ja Season 3 where she became partners with captain Baichung Bhutia and won the reality show.


Dance forms
  • Ballet
Choreography Experience
Dance Experience
  • Advanced




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Sonia Jaffer

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