Srilekha Parthasarathy

Profile of Srilekha Parthasarathy

Name Srilekha Parthasarathy

Original Name Srilekha Parthasarathy
Pet Name Lekha
Date of Birth 27.07.1978
Father V.Parthasarathy
Mother Vanaja Parthasarathy
Husband M.J.Shriram
Children -
Brother Sriniketh Parthasarathy
Native place Tanjore (Periamarai); Born & brought up in Delhi
Mother Tongue Tamil
Gurus Mrs. Meghna Dandekar (Hindustani), Mrs. Maithreye
Educational Qualification

BA (Hons) English Literature,

MA (Journalism & Mass communication)
College Hindu College (Delhi University) - BA
School D.T.E.A. (Delhi Tamil Educational Assn.), Lodhi Road, NewDelhi
University studied Madurai Kamaraj University
If you had studied in one are more school, college or university First school in Delhi: St. Stephens till 4th standard, from 5th onwards: D.T.E.A.
Professional Qualification Playback Singer (No courses)
Language’s known Tamil, English,Hindi, Punjabi
Person who introduced you to the film industry Mr.Harris Jeyraj
Date you joined the film industry 2002 – Yetho ondru (Leysa Leysa)
The song that became turning point in your career Kalyanam dhaan (Samy)
No. of songs you have sung so far Around 100 in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam
No. of languages you have sung in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Punjabi, Malayalam
Awards/Titles

Icon of the year 2005 (GRD Damodharan College, Coimbatore)

Best female playback singer (Sivaji award) 2006

Chinna Isai Kuyil (Kuwait) 2006
Foreign countries you have visited USA, Canada, Dubai, Kuwait, Bahrain, Muscat, Qatar (Doha), Switzerland, France (Paris), Australia, Srilanka, Singapore, Malaysia…etc.
Other talents / activities National School of Drama (NewDelhi) – Theatre actor, hosted shows on Sun, Jaya, Raj & Singapore TV. 
Instruments you know to play Little bit of keyboard, guitar.
Pass time Watching TV, cooking, travelling
Present address No.24, Nagoji street, Triplicane, Chennai-5
Permanent address No.24, Nagoji street, Triplicane, Chennai-5
E-mail Lekha.shriram@gmail.com
Activities you did before entering into the carnatic music industry Worked as a PRO for a computer firm in Delhi, worked with UTI as event co-ordinator
Albums you have sung in

Christian devotional albums, Punjabi albums
1.Mehndhi ki raat (T Series), 2. Mehndhi ni Mehndhi (Tips),
3. Punjabhi non stop jutkhe (T series)

Remix album for Music Director D.Iman
 

Name's Favourites

Song Nalam vaazha, Lambi Judai (Hero), chingaari (Kishore)
Film Mouna Ragam
Music Director R.D.Burman, Ilayaraja sir, A.R.Rahman
Lyricist Vaali
Actor Kamal Hassan, Rajni kanth, Surya, Amitabh Bachan, Sanjeev Kumar
Actress Jaya Bachan, Madhuri
Friend in industry Malathy, Sangeetha (singer), Mala Maniyan (7th channel)
Food Chappathi (phulka), dhal, Rasam rice & appalam 
Dress Jeans &  Kurtha, Churidhar
Place Delhi, Chennai, Australia
Country India
Colour Red, blue, purple
Sport Shuttle badminton
 

General

Daily routine Music practice, yoga, gym, cooking, sometimes recordings, shows,  visiting temples
Your feel when you see your old friends Very nostalgic and being myself without any tag of fame attached to me. I can be what I am.
Your most affectionate relative My aunt (mother’s sister) Meera
Your experience while performing in foreign countries Extremely satisfying and fulfilling
Your contribution to the society Associated with Rotary club of Chennai towers, and other social organizations.
Would you be able to write a book based on your experiences Not sure; may or may not!
About your Fans/ Followers They are my tonic! To move forward towards more progress
Your first interview in radio or tv In college (campus rock)
The person / incident who comes to your mind often My brother Shriram who passed away in 2001
The most Precious thing you earned so far Love, affection, respect all over the world…with my own efforts & hardwork.

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