Milestones

September 2018
August 2018
November 2017
October 2016
December 2015
October 2015
October 2013
October 2012
Posted at: October 13, 2012

Invited by Delhi Doordarshan in Hyderabad for judging for Mohiniyattam senior grade

October 2010
Posted at: October 13, 2010
Demonstration of ‘Keralanadanam’

Made demonstration of ‘Keralanadanam’ lecture in the programme ‘Natya- Sambradaya- Shastra’ organised in Music College. Conducted class in ‘Keralanadanam Shilpashala’ programme organised by Kerala Kalamandalam.

June 2009
Posted at: June 24, 2009
Sreepadmanabhadasan His Highness Uthradam Thirunal Marthanda Varma presented Memento and ‘Ponnada’ as part of presenting ‘Keralanadanam Award’.

Sreepadmanabhadasan His Highness Uthradam Thirunal Marthanda Varma presented Memento and ‘Ponnada’ as part of presenting ‘Keralanadanam Award’. Took part in live telecast of ‘Kootukari’ programme in Doordarshan television Channel where doubts on Keralanadanam, ‘mudra’,...

March 2008
Posted at: March 31, 2008
Received first ever Keralanadanam award from Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Academy. Minister for education Sree M. A. Baby presented the award.

Received first ever Keralanadanam award from Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Academy. Minister for education Sree M. A. Baby presented the award. Retired on March 31st after completing 30 year of service. Did the dance representation of...

October 2007
July 2006
Posted at: July 13, 2006

Interview on Keralanadanam in Surya Television. Conducted seminar and presented Student’s dance programme in Vyloppilli Samskrithi Bhavan, Trivandrum for Vattiyoorkavu Guru Gopinath Nadanagramam

February 2005
August 2004
Posted at: August 4, 2004

Worked as Board of studies member and Syllabus Committee member and took part in Seminar on ‘Keralanadanam’ in Ambalapuzha Kunchan Nambiar Hall. Gave training on dance in ‘Sapsatram’ (Bhagavathakatha) for Haripad Sudarsana

January 2003
June 2000
November 1999
June 1999
July 1998
Posted at: July 13, 1998

Keralanadanam accepted as competition item in Youth Festival. Became Head of Dance Department (HOD). Took part (certificate course) in Seminar on Musicology conducted by Kerala University Music Department. This was headed by Dr K Omanakutty....

October 1997
Posted at: October 13, 1997

Submitted memorandum in cooperation with Gurugopinath Trust to include ‘Keralanadanam’ as a competition item in School Youth Festival which is largest arts festival in Asia

February 1996
Posted at: February 13, 1996

Was chosen as a life-time member of Arts and Cultural Movement of India and Guru Gopinath Trust. Did choreography for four dances in ‘Chitralekha’ Dance drama programme for Haripad Sudarsana

August 1995
Posted at: August 13, 1995

Presented the topic ‘Hasthamudrakal’ in the programme ‘Keralanadanashilpashala’ in Guru Gopinath Nadanagramam, Vattiyoorkavu under the leadership of PTK Menon, Guru Gopalakrishnan in Nadanagramam.

October 1994
Posted at: October 13, 1994

Did dance drama programme in Doordarshan as part of Onam festival celebration and trained 17 students for the it

September 1993
Posted at: September 13, 1993

Trained all the students in Dance department and presented ‘Kanakamayamayeedum’ when ‘Keralanadanam Lokamela’ was celebrated. Was chosen as College Association Secretary

March 1992
Posted at: March 13, 1992

Performed ‘Sivaparvathi’ dance for Asianet Television Channel. Gave Training in group dance for 10 students for programme in Asianet Channel.

April 1991
Posted at: April 13, 1991

Took part in workshop by School Curriculum Syllabus Committee and prepared the syllabus for dance. Invitation was extended by Dr T. K. Muhammad, Commissioner of Educational Department and Research Centre. Composed dance for ‘Krishnathulsi’ dance...

July 1990
January 1989
Posted at: January 13, 1989

Composed four dances in ‘Ponnapuram Kotta’ (Vadakkan Katha) dance drama for Haripad Sudarsana

April 1988
Posted at: April 13, 1988

Composed five dances in ‘Hiranyasatram’ (Hindu mythological story) dance drama for Haripad Sudarsana. Became Joint Secretory of Music College Staff Association

April 1987
Posted at: April 13, 1987
Swathi Nritha Sangeetholsavam

At the time when ‘Swathi Nritha Sangeetholsavam’ was celebrated ‘Ulsavaprabandham’ (Thesis) named ‘Kanakamayamayeedum’ was presented. Uthradam Thirunal Marthandavarma and his family members were chief guests

May 1986
Posted at: May 13, 1986

Acted the role of ‘Pandalam Rani’ (Queen) in ‘Sree Ayyappan’ dance drama programme telecast by Doordarshan Television Channel during ‘Makaravilakku’

September 1985
Posted at: September 13, 1985
Acted the part of ‘Krishna’ in ‘Geethopadesham’ (Bhagavadgeetha) at Trivandrum Nishagandhi Auditorium conducted as part of Onam Festival Celebration

Acted the part of ‘Krishna’ in ‘Geethopadesham’ (Bhagavadgeetha) at Trivandrum Nishagandhi Auditorium conducted as part of Onam Festival Celebration

July 1985
October 1983
Posted at: October 13, 1983

Directed four Dances for ‘Bhakthaprahladan’ (Hindu Mythological story) dance drama in Haripad Sudarsana

September 1982
October 1981
August 1980
Posted at: August 13, 1980

Did Choreography for four dances in ‘Vichitravijayam’ dance drama by Poet Kumaranasam. The programme was performed for Haripad Sudarsana

July 1979
May 1978
Posted at: May 13, 1978
Appointed as Dance Teacher in Dance Department of Trivandrum Sree Swathi Thirunal Music College.

Appointed as Dance Teacher in Dance Department of Trivandrum Sree Swathi Thirunal Music College. Presented programmes in College as well as in Priyadarsini Hall

February 1977
Posted at: February 13, 1977

Directed four dances in ‘Thumbolarcha’ dance drama and acted in the role of ‘Thumbolarcha’ in 108 stages

August 1976
Posted at: August 13, 1976

Composed choreography for four dances in ‘Sree Ayyappan’ (Hindu Mythological story). Acted the role of ‘Pandalam Rani’ (Pandalam Queen) in 110 stage programmes. Got trained in Kalaripayattu (martial art) and Urumi (weapon) by Thalassery Sree...

September 1975
Posted at: September 13, 1975

Directed four dances in ‘Harichandran’ (Hindu Mythological story) and presented over 100 shows donning the role of Chandramati

June 1974
Posted at: June 13, 1974

Directed four dances in ‘Hiranyan’ (Hindu Mythological story) and performed the dance drama in 110 stages

March 1972
Posted at: March 13, 1972

Marriage to businessman Mr. P. Rajmohanan and brought to Haripad of Karthikappally Thaluk in Alappuzha District. Performed ‘Parasakthi’ dance drama in 117 stages. Also started teaching students in Haripad Sudarsana Ballet Troupe owned by her

October 1971
Posted at: October 13, 1971

Presented shows in 115 venues of dance drama ‘Sree Subrahmanyan’, based on Hindu Mythology. Performed different roles such as Karthika, Mahavishnu, Valli in the dance drama

April 1970
Posted at: April 13, 1970

Passed ‘Nadanabhooshanam’ course with first rank. Joined as Dance Teacher in Saint Mary’s Girls High School, Cherthala. Performed above fifty dance programmes in different stages

March 1969
Posted at: March 13, 1969

Presented the dance drama performance in the college in response to demand by teachers. The inauguration was done by famous poet Sri. Vayalar Ramavarma who made a benedictory address after the programme and showered his...

October 1968
Posted at: October 13, 1968
Arangettam at VJT Hall, Trivandrum

Arangettam (debut) at VJT Hall in front of fully packed audience. Played the role of ‘Usha’ in ‘Ushanirudhan’ dance drama directed by Sri. Thripunithura P K Vijayabhanu. The performance was acclaimed by all newspapers

April 1967
Posted at: April 13, 1967

Under the guidance of Prof. K. Shankarankutti performed dance programme at Kawdiar Palace in Trivandrum before King Sree Chithira Thirunal Balarama Varma, Queen Karthika Thirunal Thamburatti and other royal family members

March 1966
Posted at: March 13, 1966

Joined for ‘Nadanabhooshanam’ Diploma Course (Keralanadanam) in Swathi Thirunal Music College, Trivandrum. Became the first disciple of Dr. Guru Gopinath who is regarded as the exponent of Keralanadanam. Prof. Sri. K. Shankarankutti, Sri. Thripunithura P...

October 1965
Posted at: October 13, 1965

Selected as Best Actress in Drama Competition held at Cherthala Government High School for the Drama ‘Karuthavelicham’ by C L Jose. Received Certificate and shield for Best Actress. Was also awarded the NCC Best Cadet...

October 1963
Posted at: October 13, 1963

Participated and gained prizes in folk dance, ‘Kathaprasangam’ (lyrical narrative or story telling performance) in School Arts Festival

October 1959
Posted at: October 13, 1959

Started dance training at the age of 7 under the guidance of Sri. Ambalapuzha Krishnankutti Ashan

October 13, 1959