Uma is a professional Bharata Natyam Dancer, Teacher and a Choreographer. She has been performing at professional venues since the last seven years.

Training & Gurus

Uma Govind has trained in Bharata Natyam under the supervision of Guru Smt. V Mydhili in Trivandrum. After her Graduation in Physics, she completed her Masters in Bharata Natyam from Bharathidasan University with distinction.

She is currently undergoing advanced training under Kalaimamani Smt Rama Vaidyanathan from Delhi and Smt Bragha Bessell (Abhinaya Exponent) from Chennai.


  • ‘A’ Grade’ Artist in National Doordarshan.
  • Empanelled Artist with Indian Council for Cultural Relations(ICCR)
  • Empanelled Artist in SPIC MACAY

She is the founder Director of Shri Prakruthi Arts, Bangalore.

She has worked as a compere for the National Programme of Dance.