Soumya started her training in Bharatanatyam at the age of 7 under Smt.Sharadhamani Shekhar. Soumya is an Alumnus of Kalakshetra Foundation, Chennai and has been a direct disciple of Padmashree Guru Adyar K. Lakshman. Her other professional affiliations have been with Sri Kiran Subramanyam, Guru Shijith Krishna and Guru Smt. Bragha Bessel. Strongly ground in Kalakshetra technique and tradition with her ability to express beyond technique makes her dancing special and enjoyable.
She Secured second place at a state‐level dance competition, Pratiba Karanji in 2005‐2006 and have Attended and won several competitions at district and state level in folk and classical dance as well as in folk and classical music.
Soumya is also acquiring a Master’s degree in Bharatantyam from Sri Lalithakala Academy, Mysore. Soumya trains students in Bharatanatyam and other dance forms and is much loved for her natural ability to relate to her students.