About the Guru
Nirupamaa Chandrasekaran is a Doctor Of Homeopathy (India, CU) and a passionate Bharatanatyam Dancer, Teacher, and Choreographer. She holds a Masters’s Degree In Bharatanatyam and has been awarded the title of Nritya Shiksha Choodamani for demonstrating exceptional skills in teaching students the rich art of Bharatanatyam. She is the Founder-Director Of the Award-winning Sriyam Institute of Indian Dance Music and Culture that imparts intensive training in the classical art form of Bharatanatyam, Classical music, and Yoga to students of all ages.
She is also adept at playing the Nattuvangam and possesses the rare talent of singing and doing nattuvangam for her students’ performances. Through Sriyam, she brings disciplined and focussed training in Bharatanatyam. Her students have performed in many venues all over the United States. This ancient classical dance form has now become her first love and profession.