Sri Abirami Nattialaya
Senthil Selvi Sureshwaran is the managing director of the organization. She was trained in Bharatha Natyam, under her Guru the late Mr. Aerampu Supaiah and then by his daughter Mrs.Shanthini Sivanasan for fifteen years at “Kalapavanam” Kokuvil, Sri Lanka. While in Sri Lanka she won first place, three times in “All Ceylon Dance Competition” in following years 1977, 1978 and 1980. Her passion in dance made her to pursue to learn indepth choreographies of Dhananjayans by getting trained directly by Bharata Kalanjali. Under renowned dancers Hari Krishnan and Adyar Lakshmanan, she mastered herself in Nattuvangam with their guidance. She had opportunity to stage perform live in various countries like Europe, Srilanka, India and North America, with many well renowned artists like Janak Khendry, Lata Pada, Hari Krishnan , Zahir Hussain, Gopu Kiran and Divya Shiva Sundar . SenthilSelvi received the“Adal Arasi” award in 2003 from the Tamil Cultural Association of Waterloo Region for her commitment to Arts and Culture in the region. She has also received the Naatyakala Mamani” award given to Selvi in 2010 by Sridurga Hindu Temple, Toronto, Canada. In 2015 she received the Tamils Information Award presented to her by Thamilar Thakaval.