I have performed in Switzerland, USA, West Indies, UAE, Oman, South Africa, Germany, Holland, Budapest,Thailand, Russia, Belgrade, China, Japan, UK, Singapore. I have performed in Sadarang Music Conference, Maihar music festival, Sur Sringar,Chidambaram Festival and all other major festivals across the subcontinent. I am an empanelled artiste of the ICCR and an emeritus scholar. I have institutions in Kolkata, Kerala, Geneva and Zurich. My Gurukul in Calcutta welcomes students from Germany, Kuwait, Switzerland, Russia, Spain and Holland every year. I collaborate with theatre artists from Spain and Cameroon for various choregraphic works. I was recently awarded a grant for my work on Rabindranath Tagore's poem "Abhishar" by the Ministry of Culture. I was recently awarded the Emeritus Fellowship by the Ministry of Culture for my research on Wajid Ali Shah's "Thumris" I also have a BA(Hons). from Loreto College Kolkata and a MA from Calcutta University.
1986 - 1988 (2 year)