Sudakshina Alagia began singing at the early age of five. Initially she sang many Bengali folk songs written by Rabindranath Tagore, and participated in several dance dramas. She completed her Bmus at 15 and continued to study Northern Hindustani Classical music from Pdt. J V Subba Rao.Through her studies in School and College, she won several awards and compe titions. Not just gifted in music but in studies as well, Sudakshina was completing her PhD in Zoology at University when she decided to marry and go overseas (she holds a Masters in Bio logical Sciences degree with Cytogenetics emphasis
Currently Sudakshina lives in San Diego, California and is a board member for the center for world music. She offers classes in Northern Hindustani Classical music and she is available to do concerts.