Published by sathirdance on March 31, 2017Photo by Madhuraj
Indian Dance Artistes - N. Srikanth Natarajan & Aswathy Nair, based in Kozhikode, Kerala, India.
What is your idea of perfect happiness?
Srikanth: Doing what you want to do to your heart’s content.
Aswathy: Living a life without restrictions.
What is your greatest fear?
S: That I cannot dance anymore.
A: That I might leave a lot of things undone when I die.
Which living person do you most admire?
S: My Bhagavata Mela Guru, S.Natarajan.
A: My father M.T. Vasudevan Nair.
What is your favorite journey?
S: My first ever trip on a flight to the USA and Canada with my Guru, Dr. Padma Subrahmanyam in 1995.
A: A trip to Goa with family and friends in 2014.
What or who is the greatest love of your life?
S: Music, Dance and MADHAV.
A: Madhav, Dance and Books.
When and where were you happiest?
S: At Sabarimala attending the last pooja of the day in front of the shrine listening to “Harivarasanam”.
A: To get back to dancing in USA last October after a major health setback.
Which talent would you most like to have?
S: Cooking…for I love to eat!
What is your current state of mind?
S: Excited…getting a new car!
A: Calm...the storm is over!
If you were to die and come back as a person or thing, who or what would you choose?
S: Singer, if I were to be born again.
A: To be born as another Meryl Streep.
What is the quality you most admire in a man?
S: Being Sensitive.
What is the quality you most admire in a woman?
S: Inner strength.
A: Sense of Humour.
What do you most value in your friends?
Who are your favorite writers?
S: I am not an avid reader - the ones who wrote Amar Chitra Kathas, Chandamama and Tinkle☺
A: So many…Shakespeare, Arthur Hailey, James Patterson, Prem Chand, Ruskin Bond, Harper Lee, Ayn Rand...I could go on!!!
Who are your heroes in real life?
S: Simple living and great thinking people are my real heroes.
A: Unsung heroes who make a difference to society everyday.
How would you like to die?
S: Right after a bhagavata mela play with my makeup on…@melattur!
A: At night…in my sleep…alone.