Shakti Mohan WikiShakti is an actor and a contemporary dancer of Indian television family. She was the winner and best dancer of dance reality show Dance India Dance - Season 2 on Zee TV. She is currently playing the character of 'Kria' in the daily soap Dil Dosti Dance on Channel [V]. She was one of the contestant of Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 7.
BiographyShakti Mohan was born on 12 October 1985 in Delhi. She lives in Mumbai since 2006. She went to U.S for a documentary produced by BBC. After returning, she was busy with A. R. Rehman concerts. She has also assisted Vaibhavi in Dhoom song. And recently, she has shot for one item number for Subhash Ghai's film. She is the founder of a dance institute 'Nritya Mohan' and also celebrates her birthday with them.
EducationMohan has studied at Birla Balika Vidyapeeth, a boarding school, and has done an MA in Political Science from St. Xavier's College, Mumbai. She was planning to become an IAS officer before her appearance on Dance India Dance. She graduated with a diploma in dance from Terence Lewis Dance Foundation Scholarship Trust in 2009.
Personal Profile detailsBirth Name : Shakti Mohan
Date of Birth / Birthday : 12 October 1985
Age : 28 years
Birth Place : Mumbai, India
Education:MA in Political Science
Zodiac Sign : Libra
Weight: 52 Appx.
Occupation : Dancer
Debut Serial : Dil Dosti Dance
In Jhalak 7Shakti Mohan was one of the strongest contestants of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7. She was among the final four contestants to compete for the trophy. The final episode of the dance reality show judged by Madhuri Dixit, Karan Johar and Remo D'souza, which aired on 20 September in Colors TV. Ashish Sharma has won the trophy and price money. Ashish beat the other three finalists, namely Karan Tacker, Mouni Roy and Shakti Mohan.
FamilyShakti is the daughter of Brijmohan and Kusum. She has three sisters, Neeti Mohan, Mukti Mohan, and Kriti. Her family members have always been a part of Showbiz and also supported Shakti to make her career in the same line. She always got inspired from the work and contribution of her sisters. Her one of the sisters, Neeti has been a famous name in the singing fraternity and also was titled the winner of Popstars - show on Channel V. Beautiful and talented Mukti Mohan was seen with her electrifying dance moves in Colors' Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6 and her elder sister Neeti Mohan is an extraordinary singer, dancer and an actor as well. She makes sure that she celebrates her birthday with her family members and also with her institute.
In Dil Dosti DanceDil Dosti Dance is a daily soap opera telecasted on Channel V. Shakti played the role of Kria Ghai. Kria is the only child of a single mother and is completely over-protected. She is shown as the best dancer who had created the team "Weaklings" with Swayam, her friend. She plays the female lead in the show opposite Kunwar Amar.
BoyfriendThere have been gossips going around about Kunwar Amar and Shakti but later it was confirmed that Kunwar was dating Roadies contestant Charlie. They love to spend time with each other. Both are very good friends and their dil dosti dance characters have given great number of followers to them. Currently Shakti is single and not dating anyone.
Return to D3Shakti Mohan, a dancer-turned-actress made an exit from Channel V's Dil Dostii Dance in order to chase her dream of taking dancing lessons in New York.
But now she has made her come back to her first show Dil Dostii Dance after almost two years of break. She said "I had not planned to leave the show or my comeback too was not planned at all. I know that D3 is a fantastic series and there are lots of fan following too. Thus, I came back to the show."
Diet/workout/fitnessHer workouts include breathing exercises, ab workouts and strength training. Breathing is crucial in dancing and so it is an important part of her exercises. Besides the normal workouts, she also has rehearsals for bailey training daily. She is pure vegetarian and not a foodie at all.
Shakti Mohan DID Season 2 WinnerLUX Dance India Dance is the largest reality dance show broadcasted on ZEE TV. Shakti Mohan was the winner of DID season 2 and won Rs.50,000 as prize money.
New Album SukoonShakti Mohan and Salman (winner of DID) had performed on the track of Vaishali Mhade's launched album 'Sukoon'.
MoviesShakti Mohan made her bollywood debut as a dancer in the title track of the movie 'Tees Maar Khan' and then in an item song Aa Re Pritam Pyaare of the Movie 'Rowdy Rathore'.
In BBC Collaboration Culture projectShakti Mohan has won a nationwide television talent show in 2010. She has trained in traditional and contemporary Indian dance. She has given a four minute Live Dance performance for BBC's Collaboration Culture project. The responses were encouraging and well received.
As ChoreographerShakti Mohan assisted Vaibhavi Merchant for the choreography for Dhoom 3 this year. Shakti Mohan choreographed the song Kamli from Dhoom 3 and taught Katrina Kaif the steps.