Krishnapriya has trained in Bharatanatyam and Mohiniyattam under highly respected Gurus - Natyacharya Smt Kalakshetra Vilasini , Kalamandalam Gopinath and Smt.Sunitha Satheesh , and has graduated from Nrityasri School of dance in Cochin. Apart from Bharatanatyam and Mohiniyattam, she has also trained in Folk dance, Ottanthullal, and other regional folk dance forms. Krishnapriya has performed extensively and organized many events both in India and the US , and has won accolades and awards for her performances.
Dance has been part of her life from the age 3 and still continuing her journey of learning dance from her Gurus . After completing her Graduation in Physics she went to follow her passion in Education and Dance by completing her Bachelors in Education from University of Mysore and Diploma in Bharatanatyam from Tamil University. Its the combined desire in both Teaching and Dance that made her eventually the founder of Chilanka School of Dance with the blessings of her Gurus.