Lakshman Kumbhar is a very popular and talented dancer. He is an Indian and is born and brought up in Raipur, a district in Chattisgarh. He was born in the year 2004 and started dancing at a very young age. He became famous after he participated in the show ‘
,’ this show started in 2016, it is a reality TV show, which let’s young kids show their talent of dance to the world.
It was being aired on Sony Entertainment. The show was being judged by
. His father is a Rickshaw Driver in Raipur, and his mother is a Housewife. His father used to earn around 300-500 a day, but when Lakshman started doing so well in the show, he too came to Mumbai to support him and be with him.
He was one of the very few who got to top 6 in the show and seeing, that someone from their community was at such a high level of success, 50 Rickshaw Drivers took out a rally requesting people to vote for him and make him win in the crucial rounds.
Lakshman’s poor and humble background helped him get a lot of votes. He studied in a government school, due to his financial conditions, but he made a name for himself, by competing with 14 lakh other participants from across India. And with his amazing performances, he cleared six different round with different dance styles and made it to the top 6 in such a big competition.
His coach and mentor Sunil Rao trained him and improved his techniques, which helped Lakshman in improving his dancing. Lakshman met his coach Sunil Rao when he was only 5, Sunil sir had seen him doing some moves and then decided to train him and see his potential, after a few days he realized that Lakshman has a lot of talent and can do better.
So now Lakshman stays with his coach learning and also assisting him with things. He has trained and worked very hard to reach where he is today. He also goes to school and tries his very best to keep up with his academics. His coach also says that Lakshman has almost reached the top, but as they say, there will always be something more to learn. His plans, for now, are to take his dancing to a higher level and make his parents proud.