Aishwarya Nityananda – reflecting on self through classical dance

On our fifth episode of Indian Artpreneur, Season 1: Victory against odds, we speak to Aishwarya Nityananda, who is a Bharatanatyam dancer, Carnatic vocalist and a Chartered Accountant from Bengaluru, Karnataka. On this episode, Aishwarya shares her journey into Bharatanatyam and Carnatic music, her daily routine and the way she manages her time balancing between dance, work and family.

Aishwarya has undergone 28 years of rigorous training and practice, in the traditional Pandanallur style of Bharathanatyam ,under the able guidance and tutelage of Karnataka Kalatilaka and Rajyotsava awardee Guru Radha Sridhar of Venkatesha Natya Mandir, Bengaluru. has also undergone advanced training in Carnatic music under the guidance of Guru Smt Vasantha Madhavi. She has also rendered vocal support for several dance performances. Recognizing her innate talent, the Indian Council for Cultural Relations[ICCR] empanelled Aishwarya in its list of performing artistes of classical dance for the Indian cultural missions and festivals abroad. She is also an A grade artiste of Bengaluru Doordarshan Kendra.