A major fund raiser for the
Gujarat earth quake victims on June 23rd 2003, the
program raised more than $10,000 for the victims of the quake
in India. This was done for the IDRF (India Development and
Lecture demonstrations in private
schools for the faculty, staff and children of Westminster
Academy, Atlanta. This was done to introduce the dance form,
its origin and style to the school. This was done once on
September 21st of 2003, and again in March of 2004.
Performed in many non profit
organizations, Indian Associations,
May –2003. June – 2003, July and
August 2003. for various religious occasions.
Performed in Hindu Temple of
Atlanta (a non profit organization), for many fund raising
events. Choreographed many items for them. These include
performances in April, May, August, and December of 2003.
Helped raise funds for the Hindu
Temple of Atlanta again on December 19th of 2004.
Performed a dance ballet (dance
drama) with live orchestra in many states all over the USA,
Detroit – September 12th
Nashiville TN – October 2003
Pittsburgh - November 2003
Performed again in the months of
May, June, July and August of 2004 for local, out-of-state
Indian Associations and Temples.
Performed in Corning NY to exhibit
the Kuchipudi Dance for the people of Corning in April 2004.
Performed on March 8th
2005 at the Hindu Temple of Atlanta
Performed on April 13th
for TAMA a local Indian Association
Performed in Public schools also
in the month of April 2005 to showcase Kuchipudi in the
international day of the school.
Performed in many International
dance festivals in 2004 and 2005.
Performed a in Rochester NY on
September 16th of 2005 for the
Performed in Corning NY on
September 17thof 2005 to raise funds for the
victims of Hurricane Katrina
Performed on October 8th
of 2005 in Mobil AL and raised over 10,000 dollars for the
victims of Katrina.
Raised funds for the victims of
Tsunami on March 19th of 2005.
Performed in the Hindu Temple of
Atlanta on January 1st of 2006.
Performed for Mahathma Gandhi
foundation USA on October 8th of 2005.
Performed on January 28th
of 2006 for the TAMA a non profit organization
Students have received NFAA awards
for excellence in Kuchipudi Dance form in the years 2003 and
Performed in Festival of India
programs in the years of 2003, 04 and 05.
The school also has a small yearly
scholarship for students who cherish this art form.