Deepika Bhide Bhagwat.
Born in June 1992, Deepika started learning music under the proficient guidance of Pt. Vinayakbuwa Kale, and Mrs. Shruti Gokhale. Further she received the guidance of Mrs. Shubhada Paradkar .She is fortunate to have tutelage of Pt. Madhukar Joshi, son and disciple of Pt. Gajananbua Joshi. Deepika has the rare fortune to have received the Taleem from none other than the legendary Ganayogini Pta. Dhondutai Kulkarni, the doyen of Jaipur Atrauli Gharana. Presently she is taking lessons of Semi classical music from Smt. Shubha Joshi ji, Disciple of Vidushi Shobha Gurtu ji.
She received Gold Medal in the Youth Festival organized by the Central Govt. of India at National Level in the year 2011-2012
Deepika is a “B High” graded artiste of the All India Radio.
Deepika is a university topper in MA music.
She is a recipient of many prestigious awards and scholarships like, Bharatratna Dr. M S Subbulakshmi fellowship, Dr Mallikarjun Mansuranchya yuva puraskar by Karnataka govt., Pt. Gajananbuwa Joshi young artist award Pt. Ratilal Bhavsar award Acharya S N Ratanjankar Young Artist Award Young Artist Scholarship from Cultural ministry Government of India Guru Shishya Parampara scholarship by Dadar-Matunga cultural centre Dinraj Scholarship 2016.
Deepika has performed in many prestigious music festivals across India.