Dr. Padma Subrahmanyam artiste, academician and researcher of Bharatanatyam. Her research on Natyasastra is Legendary. First Dancer- scholar to bridge the gap between theory, history and practical art. President of a 76 year old dance school Nrithyodaya where economically backward students learn dance freely. Active performer and Academician connected with a few Universities and Quasi Government organisations like IGNCA, New Delhi and Bharat Bhavan, Madhya Pradesh. Founder-Managing Trustee of Bharata-Ilango Foundation for Asian Culture. Founder- Vice-President of Dharma Rakshana Samithi, Associated with HSSF, Chairperson, Advisory committee, IMCTF since its inception.
IMCT Themes Brand Ambassador
Shri. Ricky Kej an internationally renowned Indian Music Composer, Conservationist and Professor, Grammy Award Winner and US Billboard #1 artist. His latest album ‘SHANTI SAMSARA’—inspired by the first themes of the IMCTF was launched by Hon’ble PM Shri. Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande in the presence of World Leaders at the United Nations COP21 Climate Change Conference in Paris. This album was later played before international audiences at the United Nations General Assembly, New York and Geneva and in other prestigious venues all over the world. Ricky Kej is the recipient of many awards viz. the United Nations “Global Humanitarian Artist” Award; Producer of the year at the South African Music Awards (S. Africa); Album of the year at the Zone Music Awards (New Orleans); Global Indian Music Award and Mirchi Music Awards (India); Centre for Conscious Creativity ‘Future Vision’ Award (Los Angeles), the titles “Pride of Karnataka” and “Youth Icon of India”. Real Leaders, a Signatory to the United Nations has named him as one of the 100 Real Leaders who ‘Inspire the Future’ alongside Bill Gates and Leonardo Dicaprio The House of Commons, Parliament of Canada recently awarded Ricky for his “Outstanding Musical and Humanitarian Achievement”. Also an Environmentalist, a professor at the prestigious National Institute of advanced Studies (at the Indian Institute of Science), ‘Celebrity Supporter’ of UNICEF and an Ambassador of Earth Day Network. Ricky Kej is the Brand Ambassador of IMCTF Themes.