Meena Rajagopal is the owner and Artistic Director of Kalasrishti. In her role of Artistic Director, she is dedicated to promoting Bharatnatyam through in-class training and on-stage performances. The essence of the training program is to encourage students to express their learned skill and improve their talents while imbibing the essence of this ancient art form. Meena is consistently focused on training students who demonstrate dedication and an inherent desire to learn the art of Bharatnatyam. Practice and perfection of technique are heavily stressed to allow the student to experience the joy in performing this art and losing oneself in it's beauty and complexity.
Meena Rajagopal started Kalasrishti in 2001 in Cary, North Carolina, USA.
Students of Kalasrishti can often be seen preforming in and around Durham/Raleigh/ Research Triangle Park (RTP) and surrounding areas at various social, ethnic and religious events.