Lasya Akademi of Mohiniyattam, founded by Pallavi Krishnan in 1995, is a renowned institution dedicated to the rigorous and scheduled training of Mohiniyattam. It is known for nurturing well-rounded students who possess theoretical and practical expertise in this art form. The academy offers a comprehensive learning experience by incorporating workshops conducted by eminent scholars and experts throughout the year. Pallavi firmly believes in blending the traditional guru-shishya parampara with an open attitude, allowing students to receive disciplined training while exploring their creativity. This approach ensures that graduates from Lasya Akademi are knowledgeable and self-assured dancers.
Additionally, the academy provides short-term, customized intensive courses to cater to the aspirations and interests of students from diverse backgrounds. These courses aim to encourage students from different regions to pursue their passion for dance. Lasya Akademi warmly welcomes students from all backgrounds, creating a friendly and open environment for learning. Pallavi Krishnan is the Artistic Director of Lasya Akademi of Mohiniyattam. Lasya Akademi functions in both Thrissur (Trichur) of Kerala and in Kolkata (Calcutta).