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Kalanilayam Haridas  

Fatherís Name: Govinda Paniker
Motherís Name: Shanta Kumari
Date of Birth: 1974
Educational Qualifications: SSLC 

Haridas trained in Chuuti(Kathakali Make-up) and costume making at Unnaya Warrier Smaraka Kalanilayam under Sri.Kalanilayam Parameswaran. Following this he worked as an apprentice to Kalanilayam Janarddanan at the Guruvayur Krishnanattan troupe. 

1999 he was apprentice to Sri.Ravi Gopalan Nair at Kriya, Trivandrum and made a full set of Pavakathakali puppets fro a museum in Geneva, Switzerland. 

In 2001 he got a scholarship from Govt. of India to do higher training in kutiyattam make-up at the Ammannur Gurukulam. 

Since several years he has been associated with Ammannur Gurukulam and Natanakairali as a make-up and costume artiste for Kutiyattam. He is also a member of the Pavakathakali troupe of Natanakairali. He has toured widely in India and abroad with both these troupes. He also works with other Kathakali and Kutiyattam troupes. 

He has worked in all the new productions of G.Venu such as Sakuntalam, Vikramorvasheeyam and Ammannur Kuttan Chkayarís Mayashiras Prathamadviteeyamkam  etc. He performed as a Police man in association with the character Fisherman in Sakuntalam. 

In 2000 he gave workshops on make-up for the artists of the World Theatre Project conducted at Natanakairali.

Presently he is working as make-up artist at the Ammannur Chachu Chakyar Smaraka Gurukulam Irinjalakuda.

Address:
 
Haridas Mandiram
 
Kulukkallur P.O
 
Palakkad, Kerala.
Trichur, Kerala

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