“It’s been a lovely experience for me – a learning experience. This is a beautiful family here and I enjoyed my time with the children. It’s been therapeutic.” Said Mrs. Sujatha Ramachandran regarding her time spent at The Peepal Grove School. Mrs Ramachandran is an expert Mohiniyattam dancer who spent two days exploring the difference in school atmosphere in this alternative residential school as she informed the school’s dancers about the theoretical aspects of the dance and its history, how it is different from other Indian classical dance forms.
She also narrated a great many mythological stories with dance as the nerve centre.
(Sujatha Ramachandran is an entrepreneur based in Chennai, who is also very passionate and dedicated towards dance)