Awards & Accolades

Over the years Naadanam has earned unwavering trust of its students. The awards and accolades have followed and with them the responsibility to better ourselves.

1. Award of Excellence in CHINA

China tour

Naadanam represented India in the Grand Festival of Shanghai & Luoyang Cultural Festival, in 2012, where more than 48 countries participated. Our troupe of Naadanamwon the 'Award of Excellence'! Naadanam troupe put up 15 performances at the various venues during this China tour.

2. Patwardhan Puraskar

Patwardhan Puraskar

Guru Ketaki Kale has been awarded the reputed 'Patwardhan Puraskar' of Miraj, for her contribution to the field of Dance.

3. National Awards in the BharataNatyam and Indian Folk Dance

Dehradoon Award

In the All India Multi-lingual Dance Competitions recently held at Deharadun, India, five choreographies of the Academy won National Awards in the BharataNatyam and Indian Folk Dance categories.

4. Workshop in Dresden, Germany

Workshop in Germany

We have also conducted a workshop in 'Indian Folk Dance' in Dresden, Germany, for the German dance students. Guru Ketaki also performed in in Dresden, Germany, & received great appreciation form German audience.

5. Apart from the above, Naadanam has performed for the -

  • Heritage Pune Festival, 2014 by The Mccia's Janawant at the historic Omkareshwar Temple
  • Heritage Pune Festival
  • "Krishna Ranga", a BharataNatyamBalley on the life of Lord Krishna, choreographed on marathi songs and poetry. The show was also performed for the DSK Group of Industries which received an overwhelming appreciation.
  • A professional show for C-MET, a Government Research Organisation for Materials and Electronic Technology.