The preservation of music is synonymous to encouraging those who practice it. With this in mind, the Anaya Foundation honours various musicians with annual awards.
Ananya Puraskara – to felicitate veteran classical musicians in recognition of their contribution to music.
Shastrakaustubha – to felicitate veteran classical musicologists in recognition of their contribution to music
Ananya Kalabhijna – for veterans in light music.
Ananya Kalavidaru – a district level award for classical musicians.
Ananya Yuvapuraskara – to encourage young and promising artistes. The award includes a memento, a certificate and a purse of Rs. 1000/-. Four awards are given away each year
Ananya Pratibhe – for talented, budding artistes, winners of annual concert competitions. 10 awards are given away each year.
Ananya Nruthya Puraskara
Smt. Usha DatarTemple (Dance, 2018)
Neela Ramanuja (Music, 2018)
Revathi Narasimhan (Bharatanatyam, 2017)
Mantap Prabhakar Upadhaya (Yakshaghana, 2017)
Mahesh Swamy (Flute, 2017)
Bragha Bessel (Bharatanatyam, 2016)
Lalitha Srinivasan (Bharatanatya, 2016)
Radha Sridhar (Bharatanatya, 2016)
Dwarki Krishnaswamy (2016)
Gayathri Sriram (Bharatanatya, 2015)
Rama P (Music, 2015)
Sathyanarayana Raju (Bharatanatyam, 2014)
Sanjay Shantharam (Bharatanatyam, 2014)
Sridhar & Anuradha Sridhar (Bharatanatyam, 2014)
Prasana Kumar D.V. (Music, 2014)
Debur Srivatsa (Music, 2013)
Gurumurthy (Mrudhanga, 2013)
Bhanumathi B (Bharatanatyam, 2013)