PADMA SHRI DEVAYANI DANCE ACADEMY

Padma Shri Devayani Dance Academy imparts training in Bharata Natyam and Yoga which include Pranayamas, Chanting and Healing Mudras. The Academy trains students of various age groups through a well established program. The Dance Academy emphasizes on technique as well as on artistry and creativity. The Academy can provide an International Certification of Dance Studies given by the CID (International Dance Council, Headquarters, UNESCO, Paris).

Kumari DEVAYANI, its Artistic Director, is a celebrated eminent artist who is highly recognized by the Press as well as the Media. She has been conferred numerous Awards : The coveted Padma Shri Award from the Government of India, The IMM Top Cultural Ambassador Award for Excellence, The National Women's Day Award for Excellence in the field of Dance from WIN, The Yoga Confederation of India Award, The Pt. Jasraj Award for Cross Cultural Understanding, The ICUNR International Women’s Day Award for Excellence in the field of Dance, Swaavlambika Samman International Talent Award for Excellence in Bharata Natyam and promotion of Indian Culture, Honorary Doctorate in Bharata Natyam from UDC Indian Empire University, 6th Dr Sarojini Naidu International Award. Devayani is an empanelled artist with the Indian Council for Cultural Relations and in the ' OUTSTANDING ARTISTS' category with the Ministry of Culture, Govt.of India,New Delhi.

"Dance is the hidden language of the soul of the body"

"Dancing is poetry with arms and legs"

"To dance is to be out of yourself. Larger, more beautiful, more powerful"

Bharata Natyam

Yoga

Meditation

Personal Training in Fitness

Testimonials

Devayani receiving the Padma Shri award

Devayani receiving the Padma Shri Award

Devayani at Ellora Ajanta Caves

Devayani performances

Devayani during One of her performances

Devayani performances

Devayani during One of her performances