DEEKSHA LAXMAN DEVADIGA AWARDED DAKSHINA KANNADA JILLA RAJYOTSAVA AWARD 2015
RECEIVING THE DAKSHINA KANNADA JILLA RAJYOTSAVA AWARD ON 1ST NOVEMBER 2015 AT MANGALORE.
BORN ON : 4TH JANUARY 1998
RESIDENCE : MUMBAI
KNOWN FOR : BHARATHANATYAM
(classical dance )
DEEKSHA DEVADIGA was born to Mr.LAXMAN DEVADIGA and Mrs. GEETHA LAXMAN DEVADIGA and brought up in Mumbai . She has an elder brother Mr. DEEKSHITH . Her early schooling was done in Apostolic Carmel High School, Bandra,Mumbai. She is now persuading her degree from Smt.MMK College, Bandra; Mumbai
Deeksha has been learning Tanjavoor style of Bharathanatyam from NATESHWAR NRITYA KALA MANDIR under the able guidance of Guru SMT.CHHAYA KHANVATE, from a very tender age of 31/2 . She made her first stage debut at the age of 4. She has performed her Arangetram in 2009 at Karnataka Sangha, Matunga. She also performs various dance styles such as Lavani, semi-classical,folk,etc.
First Stage Debut
*AWARDS & REWARDS *
1ST at Kalpakal Samskritik Munch for back-to-back three years 2003,04,05
1st at Bal Mahotsav competition for back-to-back three years 2004,05,06
3rd at Fine Arts Society in 2004
2nd at All Indian Dance & Music Competition in 2004
2nd at Kanaka Sabha Performing Arts in 2004
1st at Kerala Kala Samiti in 2005
2nd at Sharda Sangeet Vidyalay in 2005 & 2012
1st complimentary at Sharda Sangeet Vidyalay in 2006,10,11
1st at All India Dance & Music Competition for years 2007,08
2nd at Parle Mahotsav in year
1st at Kalavardhini Dance Competition in year 2010
1st at Shanmukhananda Fine Arts in year 2010
She has also been recipient of Pandit Vishnu Digambar Award in 2009
she has also received the scholarship from the Govt.of Delhi(CCRT) for the year 2011-13
1st at Mother India Free Night High School dance competition in year 2012
1st at Devadiga Vaibhava, Byndoor in 2013
2nd prize in solo & 3rd prize in duet dance at a NATIONAL LEVEL Dance competition Bal Kala Utsav at Delhi in 2014
Recipient of Aralu Mallige Prashasti from Bangalore in 2007
Kala Kirana Prashasti in 2009
Karnataka Chetana Prashasti from Bangalore in 2010
Karnataka Natya Mayuri award from Bangalore in 2010
Mega Star Dancer award from Bangalore in 2010
Vachana Dhare Prashasti from Bangalore in 2012
3rd prize at the sharda sangeet vidyalay in 2015
She has performed at Mangalore,Chennai,Nashik,Pune,and Delhi. She has also actively performed at several programs organised by various Sanghas &festivals like Celebrate Bandra,Kala Goda Festival, Natyanjali, Nritya Surabhi,Shivali Festival for the upcoming artiste etc. She has given more than 500 stage performances.She has also performed at Vishwa Tulu Parba held in Mangalore in 2014.
On 11thJanuary 2015 She was invited to inaugurate the Makkala Mela (Children Festival) at Karnataka Sangha, Mumbai.She enacted in Tulu dramas, Tambila,Dharma Daiva Panjurli,Madimeda Manadani& Voikla Dina Barodu directed by leading stage personalities.
She has won the Best Actress Award in the memory of Bharthi Kodlekar for a Kannada drama ‘Sothu Geddavalu’ in KUVEMPU Kannada drama Competition held at Karnataka Sangha,Matunga. Mumbai, in 2015.
She has recently won the RANGOTSAVA award for kannada drama ‘Sothu geddavalu’ in kannada drama competition held at Mudradi natakadooru,Udupi on 17th October 2015.She has also won the DAKSHINA KANNADA JILLA RAJYOTSAVA PRASASTHI 2015 on 1st November 2015 at Mangalore.
HONOURED BYHER GURU ON HER ARANGETRAM ON 29TH MAY 2009
RECEIVING 1ST PRIZE AT INTER SCHOOL COMPETITION ORGANISED BY KALPAKAL SAMSKRUTIK MUNCH IN 2003
HONOURED BY KALPAKAL SAMSKRUTIK MUNCH IN 2005
RECEIVING 1ST PRIZE AT ALL INDIAN DANCE AND MUSIC COMPETITION ORGANISED BY SWAR SADHNA SAMITI IN 2004
RECEIVING 1ST PRIZE AT CHANDIRAKA BALVIKAS KENDRA ORGANISED BY KERLA KALA SAMITI IN 2005
RECEIVING 1ST PRIZE AT SHANMUKHANANDA PERFORMING ARTS
RECEIVING 1ST PRIZE AT DEVADIGA VAIBHAVA, ORGANISED BY DEVADIGA SANGHA , BYNDOOR IN 2013.
RECEIVING ARALUMALLIGE PRASHASTHI FROM DYANAMANDARA ACADEMY, BANGALORE IN 2007.
RECEIVING THE KALAKIRANA PRASHASTHI BY KALAVIKAS PARISHAT IN 2009
RECEIVING KARNATAKA CHETANA PRASHASTI FROM DYANAMANDARA ACADEMY, BANGALORE IN 2010
RECEIVING THE NATYA MAYURI AWARD FROM BHARATH RATNA SIR M.VISHVESVARAYA ENGINEERING PRATHISHTANA TRUST,BANGALORE IN 2010
RECEIVING VACHANADHARE PRASHASTI FROM DYANAMANDARAACADEMY,BANGALORE IN 2012.
HONOURED BY KATHAK DANCER ADITI BHAGWAT AT HER SCHOOL IES IN YEAR 2003
RECEIVING TOKEN OF APPRECIATION AT HER SCHOOL IES
HONOURED BY KANNADA ACTOR REKHA DAS in 2008
HONOURED AT KANNADA SANGHA BY Mr.L.V AMIN in 2008
HONOURED AT CHEMBUR KARNATAK HIGH SCHOOL IN 2008
APPRECIATED AT SHREE.MANJUNATHESHWARA TEMPLE KADRI MANGALORE IN 2010
INTERVIEWED BY MUMBAI NEWS KANNADA IN 2009
PERFORMING AT SHREE SOMANATHESHWARA TEMPLE,BOLA IN 2005
PERFORMING AT SHREE MANJUNATHESHWARA TEMPLE KANDRI,MANGALORE IN 2010
AT SHREE RAGHAVENDRA SWAMI TEMPLE IN MANTRALAYA,DURING THE SHOOTING OF DIVYA DARSHAN ALBUM 2013
PERFORMING AT DEVADIGA VAIBHAVA,ORGANISED BY DEVADIGA SANGHA, BYNDOOR IN 2013
PERMORFING AT DELHI AT NATIONAL LEVEL COMPETITION ORGANISED BY BAL KALA UTSAV & INDRA DHANUSH DILLI IN 2014
INAUGRATING MAKKALA MELA [childrens festival]ORGANISED BY KARNATAKA SANGHA, MUMBAI ON 11TH JANUARY 2015
RECEIVING THE APPRECIATION AWARD BY Hon’ble DR. M. VEERAPPA MOILY ON 90TH ANNIVERSARY OF DEVADIGA SANGHA MUMBAI in 2015.
GIVING STAGE PERFORMANCES
ENACTING IN TULU DRAMAS
ENACTING IN TULU DRAMA TAMBILA
ENACTING IN TULU DRAMA DHARMA DAIVA PANJURLI
ENACTING IN TULU DRAMA MADIMEDA MANADANI
ENACTING IN KANNADA DRAMA SOTHU GEDDAVALU