Veena Vaadhana Visharadha title for
CHENNAI, February 25: Sri Sumukhi Rajasekharan Memorial Foundation celebrated its 11th anniversary and the commemoration of the 8th year “Kala Poshakam” on February 16 at Narada Gana Sabha Mini Hall here.
On this occasion, the Foundation conferred the title “Veena Vaadhana Visharadha” on Saraswathi Ranganathan, Founder-Director, Ensemble of Ragas School of Performing Arts, Chicago.
The award carried a specially-designed citation, and a gold-coated copper temple kalasam. She hails from an artistic family of musicians and dancers.
The day’s programme started with Thyagaraja Aradhana, as Saraswathi played ‘Pancha Ratna Kritis’. Patri Satish Kumar accompanied her on the Mridangam.
Also, on this occasion, specially-designed certificates were distributed to children who attended the 12th year “Bala Vidhwan Bhavani”.