Learn MorePadmashree Late H. H. Rajmata Goverdhan Kumari of Santrampur, The daughter of H.H. Maharaja Yangyanarayan Singhji of Kishangarh, Rajasthan, was born in 1938. The rich atmosphere of different styles of music and art that were enjoyed during her childhood in the Kishangarh Palace made a deep impression on her. Appreciating the significance of Indian Classical dance forms, she studied Bharatnatyam, Kathakali and Oddisi. She never performed on stage because of her Rajput traditions.