Krishnan and Lalgudi Vijayalakshmi — were conferred with the eighth Indira Sivasailam Endowment Medal and citation at the Music Academy on Friday.
Her passion for Carnatic music was being celebrated through the endowment concert, regarded as integral to the Navaratri festivities.
Recalling the association between Indira Sivasailam and the Academy, N. Murali, president of The Music Academy, said she was deeply rooted in tradition and a patron of the arts.
The award ceremony was followed by their music concert.
Accepting the award, Mr. Krishnan said it was a special occasion to receive the coveted award as it was the birth month of his father Lalgudi G. Jayaraman.
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