12th January 2017 - The Hindu. India's Leading Newspaper - Resurrecting Karna
Bala Devi Chandrashekar was presented with the Kala Ratna Award by Kala Prakash, Varanasi presented by Padma Bhushan Shri Channulal Mishra
Bala Devi Chandrashekar is a professor of practice in Asian Performing Arts. Her approach is interdisciplinary involving performing, lecturing, teaching and intense research. Bala Devi is an artiste with a philosophical leaning and has constantly explored various methods through classical dance, to interpret spiritual concepts to diverse audiences across the world.