Awards

The ingraining of the Lalgudi tradition , the discipline and devotion with which the same has been carried forward, the excellence in its delivery , the retention of the purity and pristine nature of the music , all have paved way for many an award and recognition .

1979-Best Junior Artiste by Sri Krishna Gana Sabha, Chennai

1990-Cretaalent Award

1993-“Yuva Kala Bharathi” from Bharat Kalachar

1998-Kalki Krishnamoorthy Memorial Award” from the Kalki Krishnamurthy Foundation, on the occasion of Kalki Kirshnamurthy’s Centenary Celebrations

2002-Best Accompanist Award” from the Prestigious Music Academy, Chennai

2008-'Tantri Nada Mani" by His Holiness Jayendra Swamigal , Kanchipuram