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Naatyaachaaryas V.P.& Shanta Dhananjayan (The Dhananjayans) were honoured with the title & award "SHRESHTA KALAA PRACHARAK" by Dr. Saroja Vaidiyanathan's Ganesha Naatyalaya, New Delhi on April 9th 2018. The award function was held in the Delhi Tamizh Sangam auditorium, RK Puram, and given away by Hon. Governor of Goa, Smt. Mridula Sinha.


The Dhananjayans received the Kerala goverment's NISHAGANDHI PURASKAR on 20th January 2018 at Thiruvananthapuram


The Dhananjayans received 'Pride of India'  honour & award from 'Provoke' magazine 


HISTORIC MOMENTS FREEZED - V.P.DHANANJAYAN (AS VALMIKI) & C.K.BALAGOPAL (AS HANUMAN) IN A MEGA PRODUCTION BY APSARA ARTS (SINGAPORE) in a mega-mega production AANJANEYAM (Hanuman's Raamayana).


 Istanbul trip for a continued shoot for Vodafone advertisement


 Srilanka tour, Oct 2017


 WORLD HINDU DAY-2017

Keynote address and performance by Naatyaacharya V.P.Dhananjayan  on 7th October 2017






 ECDPA Durga Puja and Sharod Utsav 2017
While in the US to address the 7th World Hindu Day in New Jessey, the Dhananjayans were invited to inaugurate the Bengali Association's DURGA POOJA conducted in Queens AsiaTV channel hall. Pleased to shared those happy event on 6th October 2017.
The dynamic lady (in red sari) Smt. Rajya Laxmi is an inspiration to Bhaarateeyas to conduct our Hindu festivals and other Poojas.






 Award ceremony and art festival VIRASAT 2017 at Moodbidri, Karnataka



Annual Vijayadasami Vidyaarambham pooja was held at Bharatakalanjali on October 11th at 4.35 p.m. Several new students were initiated into Bharatanaatyam and music classes.  A few pictures taken on the day with old and new students.
In the pictures - The Dhananjayans performing the pooja and Satyajit briefing the children about the classes.




Kaadal Valli Kanda Murugan (revived)  on September 26, 2016 at  Kalakshetra auditorium


Reception and honour at Shantom, Leda Shantala's school, Greece
We have great pleasure in sharing these reception pictures in Athens. Our Ambassador Smt. Manimekalai is in the picture (chief guest) for the reception and Leda's short performance on 22 April 2016. 




43rd Nritha Sangeetholsvam 2016 - The Dhananjayans, Bharatakalanjlai for Regatta Cultural Academy, Thiruvananthapuram


Photos - 2015  ;  2014  ;  2013