We belong to the lineage of Srimad Appayya Dikshithar of Adayapalam, a renowned scholar in the 16th century.
Gayathri did her complete schooling at Muscat (CBSE, Delhi system). She did BBM & MA (English) at Coimbatore. She is a soft natured, home loving & a well mannered lass. She is quite good at Carnatic vocal & Keyboard; understands nuances & has a few stage performances. Has participated in quite a few cultural activities. Gayathri has inclination towards good health; practices Yoga; exercises regularly ; enjoys solving Sudoku and is physically fit. She has visited Europe, America, Egypt, Malaysia, Singapore . Holds Car driving license.
Her Father: Meenakshisundaram . BE (Guindy Engg. Madras), ME ( Structures , IISc , Bangalore ) ; Chief Engineer of an Engineering Consultancy firm, Triad Oman Consultants, Muscat as well as Sole Proprietor of Appayya Consulting Engineers at Coimbatore. Has been working in Muscat since 1984 & is currently carrying out Structural Design of Muscat Projects. Has Office in own Building at Coimbatore with 15 staff . Visits Muscat periodically.
Her Mother: Revathi BSc( Botany ) , MA ( English ). Home loving & caring. Adept at Tanjore painting, knowledgeable in carnatic music & sings well with quite a few stage performances.
Her Paternal side:
Grand-father: Sri. Ramamoorthy, Madura Coats, Madurai ; hails from Pudukottai.His brothers--Engineering Contractors.
Grand-mother: Lakshmi (late).
Bharathwaj,sole Proprietor,M.R.&Sons;, a very successful businessman at Madurai.
Murali, GM of a Large Trading Co. at Muscat. Has been at Muscat since 1985.
Athai: Bhuvana, English Lecturer at a College in Muscat.
Athimber: Mani Sankar, GM of a Technical Training Institute at Muscat since 1993.
Her Maternal side:
Grand-father: Sri. Kalyanasundaram, Dy.CE (retd.)of B&C;, NLC
Grand-mother: Smt. Savithri
Dr.R.Chidambaram - Principal Scientific Advisor to PM ; ex-BARC Chairman
Dr.S.Varadarajan -- Urologist at Chennai.
(M.A).,Mass communication and journalism
dip. in c-tech.,
Family Details :
Father: Dr.L.Raja (senior physician and diabetologist)
Mother: karthi Raja (house wife)
siblings: younger sister
Our daughter Shweta has a Masters degree in Industrial psychology from Mumbai university. We come from an upper middle class nuclear family background with moderate values. she works as an immigration officer in Immigration New Zealand based in Mumbai.
My daughter Sweta Balasubramanian is full time Carnatic music Proffesional persuing her M Phil after MA music vocal from TN music and fine arts University. She is a B grade artiste of AIR Chennai and Performing Artiste . Teaches Carnatic music from basic to Advanced levels in person, through Skype outside India. She loves joint family and traditionally trained , believes in our brhamin cultural values.
Looking for a person from a family who are interested in Music field ,encouraging person should have passion for Music.
Shankar was born and brought up in Mumbai and our family has been in Mumbai for last three generations. Our family has a modern outlook and the same time value our Indian culture and traditions. We are looking for a suitable bride for him from a similar background.
My name is SRIRAMAN A G. I come from a Upper Middle Class, Nuclear Family with Traditional Values. I have completed my M.A Sanskrit and currently work in the Private Sector as a Teaching / Academician.I have own 1bhk flat at Nangainallur
work in the Government Sector bank SBI as a Clerk. Belong to a Middle Class, Joint Family with Liberal Values. Completed M.A.Having low vision since childhood,undergoing treatment at Sreedhaanyam Eye Care near Ernakulam.Can manage household work on own.Able to operate computer.
I am a musician from an illustrious family full of artistes and talented people. I am an accomplished Veena vidwan, performing from the age of 15. I have travelled abroad giving concerts and conducting workshops on music. My concerts have received rave reviews in leading publications such as the Hindu and Ananda Vikatan. I am also known for my unique innovations in the Veena that are a result of intense research for the past 7 years. He have created 'Sarasvitar', a compact version of the Saraswathy Veena without compromising on the sound or musicality. This unique instrument that can be easily carried in a guitar bag, has received accolades from musicians across the spectrum. I sell the Sarasvitar through my company 'NadhaMantra". Apart from classical carnatic music, I also collaborate with international artistes in fusion music and performs live for English theatre groups such as Madras Players and Creashakthi. I have also been interviewed by Pudhiya Thalaimurai channel and Peppers channel about his musical journey. I teach music to a dedicated group of students, both in India and abroad.
My grand father was the legendary veena vidwan Padma Bhushan Dr. S. Balachander who blazed his own trail in the artistic world as a filmmaker, music director, actor and musician. My immensely talented extended family has produced many artistes in the film industry as well.
My father S.B.S.Raman is a leading lawyer who has his own firm which he runs along with my mother, Dharma Raman- also a lawyer. My father was also a chess and quiz champion and an avid golfer who enjoys his game! My mother dabbles in theatre and has acted in many english plays. We as a family stage Tamil plays under the banner of 'SB Creations'.
My sister Tara is an accomplished Bharatanatyam dancer and has worked in films assisting Mr. Maniratnam. She is married and currently resides in Canada with her husband Koushik Krishnan who is a doctor.
My younger brother Surya Raman is a qualified engineer from BITS, Pilani and a Young India Fellow from Ashoka University at Sonepat. He now works for Star TV in Mumbai.
My grandmother Shantha Balachander, active at the age of 83, continues to guide us and is a pillar of support. My father does not have siblings. My mother who was born and raised in Salem belongs to the then famous 'Vilwadri Bhavan' family and has 3 brothers. My maternal grandmother lives with my eldest uncle in Salem.
We are a close knit family - deeply artistic, progressive, fun-loving and absolute foodies!