Shakti Mohan WikiShakti is an actor and a contemporary dancer of this entertainment industry. She was the winner and best dancer of dance reality show Dance India Dance - Season 2 on Zee TV. She was recently seen playing the character of 'Kria' in the series Dil Dosti Dance on Channel [V]. She was also one of the contestant of Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 7. Currently she is seen as a mentor in dance reality show Dance + which airs o Star Plus.
BiographyShakti Mohan was born on 12 October 1985 in Delhi. She lives in Mumbai since 2006. She went to U.S for a documentary film 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'.
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 has graduated with a diploma in dance from Terence Lewis Dance Foundation Scholarship Trust in 2009.
Personal Profile detailsBirth Name : Shakti Mohan
Date of Birth : 12 October 1985
Age : 29 years
Birth Place : Mumbai, India
Education:MA in Political Science
Religion : Hindu
Zodiac Sign : Libra
Weight: 52 Appx.
Occupation : Dancer
Debut Serial : Dil Dosti Dance
In Dance PlusShakti Mohan is seen as a Mentor on Dance Plus. 'Dance Plus' is a dance reality show on Star Plus which is produced by Frames Productions, contestants of the show is judged by talented choreographer, Remo D'Souza. The contestants are getting personally trained by their respective captains Dharmesh, Shakti Mohan and Sumeet Nagdev. Recently, Katrina Kaif was on the show to promote her upcoming release Phantom was very proud of Shakti Mohan. She said, "I am very proud today to see Shakti sit on the other side and taking on such a big role of a Judge. She was truly a delight to work with when I did Kamli. I am very happy to see her today in her new role."
Shakti Mohan felt nostalgic and said, "It was like reliving our Kamali days for me. Katrina was a sweetheart then and she was a sweetheart on the show as well. I was so happy about whatever she said about me. And coincidentally, we were shooting in the same studio where we shot Kamali so it was like a complete nostalgic moment for me."
In Jhalak Dikhla Ja 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. Ashish Sharma has won the trophy and price money. Ashish beat the other three finalists, namely Karan Tacker, Mouni Roy and Shakti Mohan.
FamilyShakti Mohan 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. She makes sure that she celebrates her birthday with her family members and also with her institute.
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.
In Dil Dosti DanceDil Dosti Dance was a daily series which aired 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 played the female lead in the show opposite Kunwar Amar.
Diet/workout/fitnessHer workouts include breathing exercises, abs 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.
DID Season 2 WinnerShakti Mohan was the winner of DID season 2 and won Rs.50,000 as prize money.
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 song Kamli performed by Katrina Kaif in the movie.