Dakshina Vaidyanathan is passion for dance personfied, She is a young and talented dancer who comes from a family of eminent Bharatanatyam dancers. She has undergone rigorous training at Ganesa Natyalaya under the able tutelage of her Grand Mother Guru Saroja Vaidyanathan and her mother Rama Vaidyanathan. From the tender age of 10 Dakshina has been accompanying her Grand Mother and her Mother for various performance tours in India and abroad.
Dakshina teaches Bharatanatyam and has choreograped several Dance productions at Ganesa Natyalaya. She has conceived and directed numerous group as well as solo productions.Dakshina has a style that amalgamates the delicacies of Bharatnatyam with the Intricacies of modern day issues.She belives in the power of dance for spreading awareness towards social issues.
Dakshina conducts workshops and demonstrations,travels widely within the country through Spicmacay and is an active performer with Soorya.
Dakshina has travelled to UAE, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, USA and all over India with Soorya for various performance tours. She is also an empanelled artist with the ICCR.
Dakshina is the Honorary President of SARVAM- an NGO started under her Guru for teaching dance to the socially and economically backward, and the mentally and physically challenged.
Dakshina is considered as one of the brightest star in the younger generation of Bharatanatyam dancers.