About Us

About Us

Vanamala Center for Art and Culture (formerly known as Vanamala Art Foundation) is a unique organization whose aim is to propagate all forms of Indian Art and Culture. Tucked away in southern end of Bangalore, Vanamala Center for Art and Culture offers various services such as classes in Karnatak music and yoga along with seminars on forms of art such as Theater, Dance, Visual arts, Temple architecture, philosophy amongst others. It also houses a library which can be utilized by students and enthusiasts of Indian art. Apart from the literary aspects, it has also produced documentaries, published books and audio cds under its banner. The Center aims to raise awareness across all forms of Indian art and has partnered with various personalities and organizations to achieve the same.


Meet our team

Dr Meera Rajaram Pranesh

Dr Meera Rajaram Pranesh
Musician, Musicologist, Researcher, Teacher, Author.

Dr Meera R Pranesh Managing Trustee
Dr A Pranesh

Dr A Pranesh
Medical Doctor, Nature Photographer, Author, Ardent Traveler

Dr A Pranesh Trustee- Treasurer
Sindhoora S

Sindhoora S
Yoga Therapist, Teacher, Author

Sindhoora S Trustee
H K Kamala

Vidhushi H K Kamala
Karnatak Musician, Teacher

Vidhushi H K Kamala Trustee - Vice President
Sandhya Ram

Sandhya Ram
Karnatak Musician, Rangoli and Floral artist

Sandhya Ram Trustee - Secretary
Dr Balaji Rao

Dr Balaji Rao
Professor of Organic Chemistry, Connoisseur of Music, Author

Dr Balaji Rao Trustee
Dr Sandeep

Dr Sandeep
Dentist, Connoisseur of Art

Dr Sandeep Trustee
Gnanesh

Gnanesh
Software professional, Amateur Dramatist

Gnanesh Trustee
Sanjay Pranesh

Sanjay Pranesh
Research Analyst, Wild life Photographer

Sanjay Pranesh Trustee
Dr Archana Bhat

Dr Archana Bhat
Karnatak Musician, Gamaki, Author

Dr Archana Bhat Member Advisory Board
Guru Rajaram

Guru Rajaram
Senior IT Professional, Philanthropist, Connoisseur of Art and Culture

Guru Rajaram Member Advisory Board
Satya Prasad

Satya Prasad
Amateur Dramatist, Philanthropist

Satya Prasad Member Advisory Board