Recepient of National Scholarship for Dance , the national title –Singarmani , Pt.Vishnu Digambat Paluskar Puraskar, Junior Research Fellowship from the UGC. He has performed in several festivals in India and Abroad.
Parimal believes that “Content inspires the form”. It is this belief that has inspired Parimal to choreograph several productions – “Nayaka” , “Svarnim” , “Shakti” and “Kavyanjali”
Parimal’s research is based on the concept of “Nayaka” or male protagonist . He has added several compositions to
Research on the concept of a “Hero” or Nayaka. He has created new compositions to enhance the scope of a male dancer in the Bharatanatyam repertoire under the able guidance of Guru Smita Mahajan.
Parimal is an avid writer on dance . He has contributed articles to several e-zines and regional magazines . He has also contributed to the Encyclopedia on Hinduism project of Univ. of South Carolina .
"I feel I am trying to trace the past, blend in the present, and see the future. Thus, my experience in performing and choreographing for dance deals with the following three main aspects.
1) Indian dance as was present during Bharata, the most ancient scholar on dance, drama and music.
2) Indian dance as is present today , the principles behind the repertoire of Bharatanatyam.
3) Dance as it would evolve for tomorrow."