Source: thehindu.com; Author: V V Ramani; Photo Courtesy: B. Jothi Ramalingam

Lakshmi, who was learning dance from Indira Krishnamurthy in Tirunelveli has an extra curricular activity, marriage decided the future. She landed in Madras and destiny came in the form of Chitra Visweswaran, whose guidance and tutelage transformed her life completely and dance became a passion and career. Lakshmi’s passion for the Tamil language has inspired her to delve deep into Tamil literature and pick out gems and adapt them. Rajkumar Bharathi, veteran musician and composer has composed the music for this production with Prof. Raghuraman penning the lyrics. The costumes, following the traditional Bharatanatyam style, have been designed by Lakshmi. This show, featuring her students will premiere at the below venue.

Date: 21st July
Time: 10.30 am
Venue: Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Chennai
Lakshmi Ramaswamy. Photo: B. Jothi Ramalingam