|Ninad Center for Performing Arts||
Sneha Nambiar is very impressive mohiniattam performer from the present generation of young dancers trained under the personal guidance of the renowned mohiniattam exponent and scholar Dr. (Smt.) Padhmabhushan Kanak Rele at world famous college of classical, Nalanda Nritya Kala Mahavidyalaya. She has also learned under Vijaya Menon, Kum. S. Vasanth and Subhalakshmi.
Sneha has been awarded scholarship for young artistes from Ministry of Culture, GOI and Gurukul Scholarship of Spicmacay.
Anand started Bharatanatyam under Sri Nagarajan Rajarajeswari Bombay, Smt. Rekha Subbarao Jakarta, Indonesia, and Smt Usha Srinivasan Chennai. Anand presently learns under Padmabhushan Dr. VP and Shantha Dhananjayan.
Since his Arangetram in 1997, Anand has given multiple performances in India, Indonesia, USA, UK, France, Singapore and Malaysia. With the blessings of his gurus, Anand has also given numerous TV performances worldwide and participated in dance dramas touring Chennai, Jakarta, and the USA. Anand has performed for several esteemed guests such as the President of Indonesia Abdul Rahman Wahid, President Megawati Soekarnoputri, Dr. Balamuralikrishna, Dr. Padma Subramaniam, Dr. Vempati Chinna Satyam, to name a few. Anand was selected to participate in the prestigious Spirit of Youth Dance Competition held by the Music Academy Chennai, Khajuraho and Raipur Festivals of Dance.
Hailing from a family of artists, Murugashankari leatned under Kalaimamani Guru Smt. Parvathi Ravi Gantasala for more than a decade. She has also learnt abhinaya from Padmavibhushan Kalanidhi Narayanan and is continuing the training with Smt. Bragha Bessel. Learning the nuances of Nattuvangam from Bhagavatalu Seetharam Sharma at Kalapeetham. Advanced Learning at world renowned Kalakshetra.
She is a receipent of NATYA KALA VIPANCHEE title, National NRITYA SHIROMANI award, title ‘Naattiya Thilagam’ and WORLD DANCE DAY PURASKAR, 2011, from Natraj Music and Dance Academy.
She has performed extensively in mjor festivals across the country.
Shruti has learnt Kathak for 18 yrs and completed Alankaar Poorna under the guidance of Smt. Asha Joglekar. She has got Governments Senior young Artistes Scholarship 2007- 2008 and honoured with Shringaar Mani title from Sur- Singaar Samsad- 2005 and Nalanda Nritya Nipuna Award in 2013.
Shruti has won many prizes in various competitions including Youth Festivals at state, zonal and national levels.