Monalisha Medhi has been performing Bihu, the folk dance form of Assam, from a very young age and has complete dedication towards the dance form. It has been a 16 -year long journey of passion, joy and affection for the regional folk dance form. She has made her mark with her art not only in Assam but has successfully performed in several stages across the nation. She has been the winner of Folk Dance Competition conducted by Delhi University for two consecutive years, 2015 and 2016. She is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) in Folklore Research and balances her dancing along with her study. She has lately performed in the World Folklore Day celebration conducted by Gauhati University, Assam.