Revital Carroll is an internationally acclaimed performer and teacher. She is the director of Shakti Bhakti Ensemble and creator of three instructional DVDs: Temple Goddess Workout, Odissi Dance: Foundations, and Odissi Dance: Spins and Choreography. She is the co-author of Mudras of India, and author Mudras of Indian Dance Card Deck. She studied Odissi Dance in Odisha, India with some of Odissi's most eminent gurus; Guru Gangadhar Pradhan, Guru Bichitrananda Swain, and Sujata Mohapatra to name a few. She currently studies under the tutelage of Niharika Mohanty of Guru Shradha.