Welcome to SanKritiLaya

A heartfelt thank you, from Sankritilaya committee, on entering a successful 6th year of operation, to our Bay Area Rasikas, well-wishers and supporters; as well as to all our partner organizations across North America

Vidwan Vijay Siva 2013 concert, Vidwan Sanjay Subrahmanyan Livermore Concert MP3 CDs and some of the past concert CDs are available here ->

Special Charsur Offer for our pass-holders during the upcoming Vidwan TMK concert: Details here

We are pleased to announce our 2014 North American tours and Bay Area events:

FALL 2014:

 Vidwan T.M.Krishna
Vidwan R.K.Shriramkumar (Violin)
  Vidwan Arun Prakash (Mridangam)

Bay Area Concert: Sunday October 26, 3:30pm

Foothill College Smithwick Theater, 12345 El Monte Road, Los Altos Hills, CA

Arriving & Parking notes - Do read carefully:
  1. Please arrive well in time (preferably 30 minutes ahead of concert-start: Concert starts at 3:30pm)
  2. Passenger drop-off: You can drive up and drop off passengers in front of and close to the theater - viz., Lot 1A  - a few steps up from there gets you to the theater. No parking is available at Lot 1A. After drop-off you may park in any of the other lots. Read on:
  3. Lot 1 is nearest parking lot to the entrance to the College & theater.
  4. For wheel-chair access use Lot 5 & Lot 6.
  5. Link to the area map (note the Lot 1A shown above Lot 1 slightly to the left): Theater & Parking Surrounds
  6. Parking fee: $3 (machines accept only $1 bills, nickels, dimes & quarters): Details online: Fee Schedule.(search the page for "day-use")

Sita Swayamvaram

A Grand Vintage production from Kalakshetra 

(original Choreography of Smt Rukmini Devi Arundale)

with Live Orchestra

for the first time in North America

(Moved to Spring 2015)
(Free admission for 2014 season pass holders)

(Supported, in part, by a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of
San José.)

Vidwan Sandeep Narayan
 Vidwan Ananthakrishnan (Violin)
Vidwan Arjun Ganesh (Mridangam)

Bay Area Concert completed

Vidushi Dr. Pantula Rama

Vidwan. MSN Murthy (Violin)
Vidwan. Patri Satishkumar (Mridangam)

Bay Area Concert Completed

2014 Spring Tours:

Vidushis  Ranjani & Gayatri
                                 Vidwan HN Bhaskar (Violin)
                           Vidwan N Manoj Siva (Mridangam)
                       Vidwan Ravi Balasubramanian (Ghatam)     
 Vidwan Sanjay Subrahmanyan
Vidwan S. Varadarajan (Violin)
Vidwan Neyveli Venkatesh (Mridangam)

(East Coast Tour Only)

No Bay area event