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Padma Shri - Government of India

GayatriSankaranThe most coveted, "Padma Shri" award by Indian Government on Republic day in 2006.

National Award for Role Model - Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment

National Award for Role Model"National Award for Role Model" award from Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, New Delhi (Government of India) in the year 2005 for outstanding performances as Role model of Persons with disabilities, which she received from the then President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.

Kalaimamani - State Government

Kalaimamani "Kalaimamani" award from Tamilnadu Isai Nataka Mandram, Chennai in the year 2011.

Titles and Awards

"Surmani" by the Sur Singer Samsath, Mumbai in the year
"Isai Chudar" by Lioness club of South Chennai in the year
"Gana Kuyil" award from Canada Hindu Cultural Council, Canada in July 2005 where she gave concerts.
"Professional Excellence award" from Rotary club of Chennai in the year
Citation by the World Telugu Federation on 9th January 2009
"Padma Sadhana" award from Padma Sarangapani Trust, Chennai in 2010
"ASCENDAS Excellence Award for Women" in 2010 from TamilNadu Disability and "ASCENDAS"
"Swarna Tarangani" award from Rajiv Gandhi National Institute for Youth Development (under Ministry of Youth Affairs and Development, Govt. of India) in 2011
Three consecutive "Best Vocalist" awards from Indian Fine Arts Society, Chennai namely "Best Vocalist for Raga Alapana", "Best Vocalist for Sahitya rendition", "Best Vocalist for Niraval"
"Special Pallavi Singer" by Krishna gana Sabha in the year
"Best Teacher Award" by the Maragatham Chandrasekhar Trust in 2002

She is an established grade empanelled artist of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR); National Awards Selection Committee Member nominated by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.