Aswathy Nair is a dancer, choreographer, trained in three forms of dance, namely Bharatanatyam, Mohiniyattam and Kuchipudi. She started her training under her mother, renowned dancer, Smt. Kalamandalam Saraswathy. Aswathy is an A grade artist of Doordarshan in both Bharatanatyam and Mohiniyattam and also a recipient of the Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Akademi award 2018 for Bharatanatyam. Being the daughter of the legendary Malayalam writer and Jnanpith awardee M.T.Vasudevan Nair, Aswathy also has a flair for writing and is known for her articles on her artistic experiences.