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).

Devayani, its Artistic Director, is the Winner of numerous Awards: The Padma Shri Award from the Government of India, The IMM Top Cultural Ambassador Award for Excellence, The National Women Excellence Award from WIN, The Yog Confederation of India Award, The Pt. Jasraj Award for Cross Cultural Understanding, and recently The ICUNR International Women’s Day Award. Devayani is an empanelled artist with the Indian Council for Cultural Relations, and with the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, in the ‘OUTSTANDING ARTISTS’ category.

"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



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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