Greetings of the season. Feels good to be back with you all.
I would like to share with you some good news. The Sangeet Natak Akademi, India's National Academy of Music, Dance and Drama, has conferred on me their Award or Puraskar for the year 2013. This award is recognized as the highest national honor conferred on practicing artists, gurus and scholars. The Akademi honors are conferred by a general council of specialists in different fields of performing arts and representatives from different States and Union territories. I am extremely grateful to be recognized by the general council of this esteemed institution. It provides great motivation to the awardee to expand their artistic expression and extend the boundaries of their field.
Thank you for your long standing support and your keen encouragement, without which this award would not be possible.
The award is being presented by His Excellency, Shri Pranab Mukerjee the President of India at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday, 11th April, 2014 at 6 pm. This will be followed by a concert on 14th April, 2014 at Meghdoot Theatre, the official venue of the Sangeet Natak Akademi, at Delhi.Read More >>
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