Meet the Naperville women making history right now! This blog highlights the stories of Naperville women nominated by the community through the HERstory campaign. 

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Jul 02

Meet Shalini Dixit

Posted on July 2, 2020 at 10:17 AM by Denise Cartina


" 'Dance is the hidden language of the soul.' - Martha Graham 


Shalini Dixit is an amazing person with a flair for music and dance that transcends regions, countries and continents. She is an embodiment of grace. If there is a cultural outreach program or a serve the community event, you are sure to find Shalini at the forefront organizing and contributing in every way she can! She is all about giving back to the Community! 


Shalini Dixit‘s roots trace back to Lucknow- India which is where she spent her formative years and received her Masters in Business Administration from Delhi. Shalini currently resides in Illinois with her two lovely, talented daughters and wonderful husband.  


Rhythms & Grace Dance Studio was built on the creative vision of Artistic Director, Shalini Dixit. A natural performer, she has had the opportunity to train under Shiamak Davar. Rhythms and Grace has won several accolades in various competitions and events showcasing different forms of Indian dance in all its glory.  


Shalini’s flash mob at the Naper settlement in 2020 was a huge success with over 75 participants!! Shalini’s group has also performed at the Naper Settlement in 2019 showcasing the energizing Indian dance form of Bhangra and vibrant regional costumes! 


Shalini has immensely contributed to the Naperville area and Chicagoland land and continues to train children and adults so that they can realize their passions and follow their dreams!  


This is her story - The amazing SHALINI DIXIT" 

Nominated by Nandini K.