7th January 2019 - With Love from Lord Krishna for all of you from Udupi...the joy when people recognize my work is infinite - because of Divine grace for which I am eternally grateful...
29th December 2018 - Received the "Natya Choodamani" award from the Andhra Pradesh Deputy Speaker Hon. Shri Mandali Budhha Prasad awarded by the Andhra Pradesh creativity and culture commission - AP govt, in the presence of the CEO Shri Vizay Bhaskar
- 27th December 2018 - The Times of India - A story in every step - Website URL PDF
- 27th December 2018 - Next project.... blessed to be with scholars...eternal quest for knowledge....plus the craving to always connect dance and divine energy...
- 20th December 2018 - India International Center - New Delhi - Karna Destiny's Child
- 14th December 2018 - Margi Tradition of Natya Shastra
- 12th August 2018 - News7 Tamil - Bharatanatyam dancer - Bala Devi Chandrashekar in Peasum Thalamai -
- 10th August 2018 - Idea TV News - Bala Devi Chandrashekharji - Renowned Bharat Natyam proponent in conversation
- 10th August 2018 - The Hindu - Local themes, global appeal - Website URL PDF
- 8th August 2018 - Stein Auditorium, Delhi - "Brihadeeswara - form to formless, through the eyes of a Devaradiyal" with DG of ICCR and dance exponent Uma Sharma
- 8th August 2018 - Brihadeeswara - form to formless, through the eyes of a Devaradiyal
- 4th August 2018 - Digital release of "Karna Destiny's Child" at India International
Center New Delhi - Padma Bhusahan Raja and Radha and Kaushalya
Reddy, Padma Bushan Uma Sharma, eminent writer and scholar Shri Bharat
Gupt - writer, Eminent dancer Sharon Lowen, Critic Manjira Sinha and
entrepreneur Shri Laxman..
Photo I - Photo II
- 3rd August 2018 - Press meet...Karna Destiny's child digital release...New Delhi...
- 27th July 2018 - Bharatanatyam exponent - Bala Devi Chandrashekar - Review by Suman Doonga PDF
- 18th July 2018 - Umayalpuram Rama Mandiram - Brihadeeswara... best place in the world to perform - for me...in front of elders ....and the Lord himself...
- 17th July 2018 - Honored by the Hon.VC of Annamalai university and appointed as a Hon professor of the University...
- 15th July 2018 - With the grace of the Gurus and elders... plan to release my production - "Karna - Destiny's Child"
as a DVD next month...
- 14th July 2018 - Sakshi - Happy to share coverage of my visit to Vijayawada. PDF
- 13th July 2018 - It was honor meeting such a knowledgeable and passionate person about arts and culture with the AP government...
- 13th July 2018 - Divine people ..happy to share...humbled to be honored by officials of the AP govt..
- 9th July 2018 - Mid-Day - Talking India to the world
- 7th July 2018 - Mid-Day - Bharatnatyam Exponent On Why West Aches For Indian Classical Art Forms - Website URL PDF
- 28th June 2018 - Thrilled and honored to have presented at UNESCO India's rich heritage to over 500 people comprising of delegates and the public ...
- 28th June 2018 - PTI - Bala Devi Chandrashekhar to make history at UNESCO today - Website URL PDF
- 28th June 2018 - DTNext - Bala Devi Chandrashekhar to make history at UNESCO today - Website URL PDF
- 28th June 2018 - DNA India - Indian Bharatanatyam exponent to make history at UNESCO in Paris - Website URL PDF
- 28th June 2018 - Sakshi - Indian Bharatanatyam exponent to make history at UNESCO in Paris - Website URL PDF
- 27th June 2018 - India Today - Indian Bharatanatyam exponent to make history at UNESCO in Paris - Website URL PDF
- 27th June 2018 - DNA India Twitter - One of India’s leading #Bharatanatyam exponents and research scholars, #BalaDeviChandrashekhar, is set to make history at the #UNESCO headquarters in Paris with her performance. - Website URL PDF
- 27th June 2018 - NewsR - Indian Bharatanatyam exponent to make history at UNESCO in Paris - Website URL PDF
- 27th June 2018 - Business Standard - Indian Bharatanatyam exponent to make history at UNESCO - Website URL PDF
- 20th and 21st June 2018 - Workshop
- 19th June 2018 -" Riga performance " - One of the most satisfying ...love the love ... thank you Kulturas centrs, Larisa Podskochaya - love and prayers...
- 17th June 2018 -
Divine people...happy to share...love and prayers..."Brihadeeswara - form to formless" in London - The Bhavan, London. I was blessed to have Padma Shri Dr. John R. Marr – Vice Chairman and Hon. Gen. Sec Bhavan at my performance - he speaks fluent Tamil and has lived in Tamil Nadu with his wonderful wife for long years. Great knowledge about the Thanjavur temple...Dr Marr was very happy with the production....
- 16th June 2018 - Whitburn Academy Auditorium, Livingston, Scotland - Presents - Karna - Destiny's Child
12th June 2018 - Lecdem and Performance... by Viviane Tourtet Graduate of Ecole du Louvre and Sorbonne University Former Senior translator and deputy editor of Nouvelles de l’Inde, Embassy of India, Paris Art therapist
9th June 2018 - The Hague...concert...and a review from a raiska who is very intelligent, well read and of great humility PDF
9th June 2018 - Diamant Theater, The Hague Netherlands - Brihadeeswara - form to formless, through
the eyes of a Devaradiyal
9th May 2018 - Natyasastra Workshop with Scholar Bharat Gupt
- 5th January 2018 - An awe inspiring, innovative, creative thematic presentation from the epic Mahabharatha, Karna - Destiny’s child, was staged at the beautiful auditorium of the Indian Consulate... - PDF
2nd January 2018 - Received the title of "Thalaikolli" from Rajasri Rajah S Babaji Rajah Bhonsle Senior prince of Thanjavur Heriditary Trustee Thanjavur palace Devasthanam for my performance and contribution to dance. According to historians in Thanjavur this was the title given by Chola king to dancer Madhavi.
- 23rd December 2017 - The Times of India - Tanjore temple tale finds a global stage - Website URL PDF
- 22nd December 2017 - The New Indian Express - Revisiting a spriritual odyssey of the past - Website URL PDF
- 16th December 2017 - "Bharatha Kala Vani" conferred by Dr TN Ramachandran and Dr Kodavayil Balasubramanian at Thanjavur
- 16th December 2017 - Review by Dr TN Ramachandran and Dr Kodavayil Balasubramanian PDF
- 14th December 2017 - The Hindu. India's Leading Newspaper - Bala Devi Chandrashekhar premieres her new production of celestial love and monumental beauty ‘Brihadiswara – Form to Formless’ - Website URL PDF
19th October 2017 - Wished - Happy Deepavali to the awesome officers and the staff of the Princeton Police Department. Shared sweets and thanked them for their service...
- 12th October 2017 - It was a dream to present to an intense involved audience ..at the Soorya Festival, Co bank auditorium,
Trivandrum ...it was moving to hear the discerning audience wait and talk to me...
- 12th October 2017 - Karna Destiny's Child - Soorya Festival Trivandrum - CO Bank Center, Trivandrum - Photos I
- 12th October 2017 - Shri Soorya Krishnamoorthy
12th October 2017 - Bala Devi Chandrashekar Interview with Jai Hind TV
10th October 2017 - Karna Destiny's Child - Soorya Festival - Swaralaya, Palghat
10th October 2017 - Being honored Kalamandalam Padmashri Sivan Namboodri in Palghat at Swaralaya...
- 23rd September 2017 - Symphony Space, New York - “Story of a Powerful Warrior” -
Website URL PDF
- 18th June 2017 - Riga, Latvia - World Yoga week conference, Latvia University - Paper presentation Dance and Yoga
- 17th June 2017- Riga, Latvia - Lecture at Latvia University and performance
- 16th June 2017 - Riga, Latvia, Dance Workshop
- 15th June 2017 - Berlin, Germany - Bharatanatyam – Origin and Evolution - Lecture demonstration
- 28th May 2017 – 8.30 PM, "Abhinavabharati" a theatrical aesthetic experience with special reference to the core components of the 108 Karanas, Venue - Shri Sharada temple, 327 Cays road, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
- 8th April 2017, Seminar on Acharya Abhinavgupta's Work, Bridgewater Temple Auditorium PDF
- 21st January 2017, Bala Devi Chandrashekar conferred with the Drishti Puraskar Award by Drishti Foundation, Bangalore.
- 18th January 2017 – National School of Drama, Delhi
- 16th January 2017 – IIT, Chennai
- 12th January 2017 - The Hindu. India's Leading Newspaper - Resurrecting Karna - Website URL PDF
- 11th January 2017 - The Statesman - A profound interpretation - Website URL PDF
- 8th January 2017 - Bala Devi Chandrashekar was presented with the Kala Ratna Award by Kala Prakash, Varanasi presented by Padma Bhushan Shri Channulal Mishra PDF
- 6th January 2017, Krishna Gana Sabha, Chennai
- 4th January 2017 – Indian Habitat Center, Delhi
- 31st December 2016 - The New Indian Express - An epic performance - Website URL PDF
- 29th December 2016 – Kartik Fine Arts, Mylapore Chennai
- 27th December 2016 – Meeting with Renowned Tamil Writer Shri Balakumaran
- 21st December 2016 – Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Kilpauk Concert, Chennai
- 27th November 2016 - Jansatta - Navachar Aur Nritya - Website URL PDF
- 24th November 2016 - The Hindu - Dancer Bala Devi Chandrashekar presented an intense ballet on Karna. - Website URL PDF
- 14th November 2016 - Bala Devi Chandrashekar Presents "Karna - Destiny's Child" at the Ravindra Bharathi, Hyderabad, SICA 58th Annual Arts Festival.
- Rotary Life Time Achievement Award presented by Mr N Murali - President, Music Academy, Chennai, India.
- 11th November 2016 - The Hindu - Bharatanatyam performance on Karna - Website URL PDF
- Meeting with Sadhguru in New Jersey
- Review by Prof Laurin Raiken - GALLATIN FOUNDING PROFESSOR EMERITUS, NYU GALLATIN
- Drew University lecture and workshop
- Performance at La Mama theater, New York City 23rd Aug 2016
- Asian Lite UK " It was like watching a Steven Spielberg Movie"
- 28th July 2016 - HINDUSTAN TIMES - Watch the story of Karna through opera-style Bharatanatyam production - Website URL PDF
- 26th July 2016 - DECCAN CHRONICLE - We need to think global: Bala Devi Chandrashekhar - Website URL PDF
- 30th June 2016 - mid day - Reliving Karna's tale - Website URL PDF
- 21st June 2016 - Yoga day celebration - Guest speaker on Yoga and Movement
- 17th June 2016 - Indian Embassy, Prague, Czech Republic
- 17th June 2016 - Met the Honorable Shri Krishan Kumar
Ambassador of India to the Czech Republic. Shared my thoughts on performing arts viz Czech Republic. Thank him for his valuable time
- 16th June 2016 - Meeting with the Honorable Indian Ambassador to Czech Republic
- 21st May 2016 - New Jersey
- 7th January 2016 - Review by Critic and Scholar - Narayana Vishwanth - The New Indian Express - Website URL PDF
- 7th January 2016 - Seva Sadan Bangalore.
- 3rd January 2016 - with my Guru Dr Padma Subrahmanyam.
- 24th December 2015 - Tripura Divine Feminine Launch.
- 22nd December 2015 - With my esteemed Guru Dr Padma Subrahmanyam. Sharing the joy of my award with my Guru.
- 18th December 2015 - Karna Destiny's Child - Kala Bharathi - Vizag, India
- 18th December 2015 - Awarded Title " Nritya Kala Bharathi" by KalaBharathi Vizag, India for contribution to dance.
- 18th December 2015 - The Hindu - Karna, the unsung hero - Website URL PDF
- 15th December 2015 - Flood Relief Work, Chennai - Photos
- 13th December 2015 - Flood Relief Work, Chennai - Photos
- 24th September 2015 - Master class at Mount Holyoke - Photos
- 24th September 2015 - Master class at Mount Holyoke - Videos
- 25th July'15 - Honored by Indian Consulate Dubai
- 25th July'15 - Dubai - Tripura Divine Feminine
- 22nd July'15 - Delhi - Tripura Divine Feminine
- 5th July'15 - Umayalpuram - Tripura Divine Feminine
- 27th June' 15 - Madrid - Tripura Divine Feminine
- 25th June'15 - Indian Embassy , Berlin - Tripura Divine Feminine
- 24th June'15- Meeting with the Honorable Indian Ambassador Indian Embassy, Berlin, Germany
- 20th June'15 - Bhavan London - Tripura Divine Feminine (Photos)
- 20th June'15 - "Tripura - Divine Feminine" - Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan,
- 13th June'15 - Riga, Latvia - Performance
- 12th June'15 - Riga, Latvia Workshop
- 28th March'15 - Judge for the Princeton University SASA inter collegiate dance competition - "Dance Dimensions" at the historic Richardson auditorium.
- 27th Dec’14 – Tripura Divine Feminine at the TAG center , Chennai.
- 27th Dec’14 – Release function of Vishwam The Omnipresent - Released by Shri Sabarenam – Charman Kartik Fine Arts, Received by Shri Gopalaswmi – Chairman, Kalashetra Foundation
- 24th Dec’14 - Tripura Divine Feminine Kartik Fine Arts
- 22nd Dec’14 – Tripura - Divine Feminine at Brahma Gana Sabha
- 21st Dec'14 With my respected Guru Dr Padma Subrahmanyam
- 19th Dec’14 – Tripura Divine Feminine at Bhavan, Kilpauk
- 17th Dec’14 – Leading Indian Newspaper on Tripura – Divine Feminine - Website URL PDF
- Interview with Channel 7 -part 1 Interview with Channel 7 -part 2
- 14th Dec’14 - Uddhava Gita at the Global Gita conference in Bangalore
- 5th Dec’14 - Meeting with Legend Sonal Mansingh in Delhi.
- 25th Nov'14 - Narthaki.com - Preview - Bala Devi Chandrashekar presents Tripura - Divine Feminine
- 17th Nov’14 – Preview by Kutcherri Buzz - Website URL PDF
- 30th September 2014 - Photos of the program with students at community outreach program for seniors in the community
- 26th July 2014 - New Delhi - Photos
- 26th July 2014 - New Delhi - Review
- 21st June 2014 - Bhavan, London - Photos
- 21st June 2014 - Bhavan, London - Review
- 21st June 2014 - Bhavan, London - Review
- 15th June 2014 - Madrid, Spain - Photos
- 15th June 2014 - Madrid, Spain - Review
- 14th June 2014 - Mantapa, Paris - Photos
- 14th June 2014 - Mantapa, Paris - Review
- 23rd March 2014 Fund Raising Performance by March 23rd Performance at Bridgewater, NJ by students of SPNAPA Academy.
- 1st March 2014 - Students of SPNAPA Academy performed at Krishna Temple, New Jersey
- 26th February 2014 - Lecture by Bala Devi Chandrashekar and performance by SPNAPA Academy student at a Community outreach program for senior citizens in Montgomery New Jersey.
- 3rd January Tapas Foundation - Vishwam - The Omnipresent
- 2nd January 2014 - Krishna Gana Sabha - Vishwam - The Omnipresent
- 30th December 2013 -The Hindu - Steps of the sacred - Vishwam
- 26th December 2013 - Kartik Fine Arts - Vishwam - The Omnipresent
- 24th December 2013 - Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan- Vishwam - The Omnipresent
- 21st December 2013 -Narada Gana Sabha - Vishwam - The Omnipresent
- 19th December 2013 -The Hindu -Universal dimensions -Vishwam
- 1st December 2013 -Uddhava Gita - DVD Launch
- 17th October 2013 -Uddhava Gita - DVD photo shoot - Act 4- Satsang
- 17th October 2013 -Uddhava Gita - DVD photo shoot - Act 3-Bakthi yoga
- 17th October 2013 - Uddhava Gita - DVD photo shoot - Act 2- Hamsaavatharam
- 17th October 2013 -Uddhava Gita - DVD photo shoot - Act 1- Background of Uddhava Gita and the preceptors
- 17th October 2013 - Interview in Vasantham magazine
- 19th July 2013 - Awarded "Natya Kala Bharathi" for contribution to Bharatanatyam
- 19th July 2013 - Thanjavur Performance
- 2nd July 2013 - Umayalpuram
- 22nd June 2013 - Uddhava Gita at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, London
- 21st June 2013 - Workshop for Students of BVB London
- 22nd May 2013 - FBI - Certificate for Exceptional Service Public Interest
- 22nd May 2013 - Lecture and Performance at the FBI - HQ, NYC. Featured with Mr Preeth Bharara US Attorney, Southern District.
- 22nd May 2013 - Lecture and Performance at the FBI - HQ, NYC.
- Rehearsal at BVB, London
- 1st January 2013 - Kartik Fine Arts, Chennai
- 19th December 2012 - Narada Gana Sabha
- 17th December 2012 - Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Chennai
- Nritta, natya, music… philosophy - The Hindu - India's leading Newspaper
- Uddhava's anguish - The Hindu - India's leading Newspaper
- Stills from the Video shoot for DVD - "KrishnaArpanam", Chennai - July 2012
- Rupa Srikanth - The Hindu
- Performance at Kartik Fine Arts - 19th December 2011
- MLV DVD release
- MLV DVD release
- The dance of devotion - The Hindu - Website URL PDF
- Nandini Ramani - Dance critic
- Students of SPNAPA Academy win prizes in the North American Naadaswaroopini 2011 Talent Search event at Sringeri Sadhana Center in Stroudsburg, PA Held on 20th November 2011
- BM Sundaram -scholar & Critic
- Dr Pappu Venugopla Rao - Scholar
- Song and dance bring alive Nandanar's devotion - The Hindu - January 29, 2010
- Song and dance mesh in story depiction - The Hindu - January 28, 2010
- Geetha Nrithyam Review - Times of India - January '10
- Nandanar Charithram Review in Tamil - April'09
- Times of India "Rooting for Tradition" - December'08
- Lecture Demonstratio on Marga Desi - December'08
- Award at Janaranjani Hall - July'08
- Sangam Festival - July'08
- Bhava Rasa - A Captivating Performance - Dec'07
- Bhava Rasa - Annaul Fundraising Event Review - Dec'07
- Award at Cleveland Festival - April'07
- Princeton Historical Society Performance review - Feb'07
- NJ Governor's School Board announcement - Jan'07
- Princeton Historical Society and CMANA review - Jan'07
- Arsha Bodha Center Performance review - Nov'06
- Marga Desi - Aim for Seva review - Sep'06
- Umayalpuram Performance press release - July'06
- Vocational Excellence Award from Rotary Trichi - July'06
- The Ashtalakshmi Temple Performance Review - Dec'05
- The IACRF's Performance Review -Dec'05
- The Princeton Association of India Development - Oct'05
- The Indian Consulate Performance Reiview - March'05