The Tamil Nadu Government announced the
artistes who will be awarded 'Kalaimamani' for 2004 and 2005. The awards will
be presented on February 25th.
K. R. Subbulakshmi, Geetha Raja, Aruna Sairam, S. R. Krishnamurthy, K. R.
Kedharnathan, Charumathi Ramachandran, O. S. Arun, M. A. Krishnaswamy, Usha
Rajagopal, Dwaram Mangathayaru, Lalgudi G. J. R. Krishnan, N. Vijayalakshmi,
P. Vasanth Kumar, Jayanthi Kumaresh, J. Vaidyanathan, Thinnium Y. Krishnan,
Pallathur Lakshmanan, Dharasuram Ganapathy, Madhirimangalam S. Swaminathan, T.
H. Subash Chandran, A. S. Krishnan, R. Visweswaran, Ammapettai Krishnamurthy,
T. R. Pichandi, Palani P. Deivakuncharam, Semponarkovil Kalyanasundaram,
Needamangalam Shanmugavadivel, Devikapuram T. G. Rathinam, V. C. Srinivasan,
Kovilur K. G. Kalyanasundaram, C. Annamalai, Kongampattu Murugaiyan,
Mannargudi R. Govindaswamy, A. Durgaprasad, M. Jayakumar, Dharmapuram S.
Gnanaprakasam, Tiruthani N. Swaminathan, Madurai V. Swaminathan, Jayanthi
Janakiraman, S. P. Ramh, Papanasam Rukmani Ramani and Suguna Purushothaman.
Bharatanatyam : Saradha Hoffman, Ambika
Kameshwar, Jayanthi Subramanyam, Shobana Ramesh, Radha, Leela Samson, Adyar
Gopinath, G. P. Kamala, J. Padmanabhan, C. Sasidharan, Gopika Varma,
Snehalatha Kandan and Madhavapetthi Murthy.