Mr. Rajasekharan’s wife, Mrs.
Kalamandalam Shylaja has been a Koodiyattom artiste for the last 28 years.
She is a senior instructor with 21 years teaching experience
in Koodiyattom at Kerala Kalamandalam. A leading exponent in
Koodiyattom; she is also a well-acclaimed artiste of Nangiarkoothu
and Mohiniyattom. She has performed Koodiyattom and Nangiarkoothu
in different countries in India and abroad including U.S.A, France,
Italy, Oman, Poland and Germany. She has won many awards and
honours such as Kala Dampathi Puraskaram, Kala Darpanam Award
and Margi Medal. Of his two sons, his younger son, Vaisakh
Rajasekharan is a senior Kathakali student at Kalamandalam. As an upcoming
Kathakali artiste, he has been to Germany as part of his performances.
His elder son, R. Sarath chandran is a degree student in NSS
Vyasa College at Wadakkanchery. Mr. Rajasekharan is presently
residing in Cheruthuruthy in Thrissur, Kerala.