Born on 6 August, 1975, Bimbavati Devi
received her training in Manipur dance
under the guidance of her parents Guru
Bipin Singh and Smt. Kalavati Devi. She
also learned dance from Darshna
Jhaveri. Later, she joined the Rabindra
Bharati University and obtained a Post-
Graduation Degree in dance. She has
participated in a workshop on Thang-ta
conducted by Ranjeet Chingtham. She
has received a scholarship from the
Centre for Cultural Resources &
Training. She also received a national
scholarship and a junior national
fellowship from the Ministry of Culture,
Government of India.
Bimbavati Devi has per formed extensively in major dance festivals within the country and abroad including the Khajuraho Festival and Konark Festival, Uday Shankar Festival, Soorya Festival, and Nritya Pratibha. She has travelled to Paris, Singapore, U.S.A., U.K., Canada and Australia for her p e r f o r ma n c e s a n d l e c t u r e - demonstrations.
She has been honoured with various awards and honours including the Singar Mani by Sur Singar Samsad, Sanskriti Award by Sanskriti Foundation, Aditya Birla Kala Kiran Puruskar by Sangeet Kala Kendra, Mumbai. Bimbavati has choreographed many dance-dramas such as Maitrika, Anubhavaamah Samavratee and Amitajyoti.
Presently, Bimbavati Devi is purusing her Ph.D. in Manipuri dance at Rabindra Bharati University.