Sydney's Aishwarya Harishankar wins at global Carnatic contest

By Sydney Srinivas

Aishwarya, 12, has won the Junior category at the prestigious

organised by the Chennai-based Guruguhaamrta

Global Competition of Dikshitar Kritis

A Year 7 Student at The Ponds High School, Aishwarya wants to be a musician when she grows up (and a doctor too!)

Sydney Srinivas


"Whenever I meet a young talent like Aishwarya Harishankar who is full of promise, I feel confident that our tradition of music is secure in the hands of the next generation. We can safely pass the baton on."