Born on 11 June 1971, in Chennai, Shrimati
Meenakshi Srinivasan received her training in
Bharatanatyam under Alarmel Valli. She also
received training in modern dance at the Freeman
Dance Company, New York.
Shrimati Srinivasan has been featured in programmes presented by important sabhas in South India, and has also performed in various dance festivals in other parts of the country including Bangalore Habba, Nadam Festival, Shilparaman Dance Festival, Dover Lane Music Conference, Devdasi Festival, Surya Festival, Swaralaya Festival and Nishagandhi Festival. On foreign shores, she has performed in Singapore, Canada, U.K., Malaysia, Holland, Belgium and France.
Shrimati Meenakshi has received several honours in appreciation of her work, including Natya Kala Vipanchee (2007), and Natya Kala Darshini (2012).
Shrimati Meenakshi Srinivasan is awarded the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar of Sangeet Natak Akademi for the year 2011 for her notable talent in the field of Bharatanatyam.