been giving Sampradaya Bhajans and Devotional Music Programmes on public platforms ranging from Sangeetha Sabhas, Cultural and Social Associations, Religious Organisations and Official functions. He has also performed at Raj Bhavan, Kanchi Mutt, Tirumala-Tirupathi Devasthanam, Om Murugashram, Madhya Kailash and other places. He has also functioned as an Expert Judge for various music competitions conducted by Schools, Colleges, and The Indian Fine Art Society etc. At present he is a Faculty Member at Vani Arts Academy, (Carnatica.Com. CVAT/TVS Group).
He has received guidance and instruction from Bhagavatha Choodamani Sri Vembu Narayana Sharma, himself a competent exponent of Sampradaya Bhajans. The eminent Carnatic Vocalist Neyveli R Santhana Gopalan is solely responsible for giving finishing touches, with emphasis on Laya, Bhava, Shruthi and Sampradaya, to the devotional music of Bhajan Ravi. In recognition of his outstanding service to Devotional Music for more than 30 years, ‘SHREE PRAKASH CULTURAL HERITAGE RESEARCH CENTRE’, Chennai honoured Bhajan Ravi with ‘BHAJANA GANA PRAVEENA AWARD’ on 13 November 2008. What is interesting to note is that Vidwan Mahalinga Thambiran of Dharmapuram Adheenam conferred on Bhajan Ravi the title of ‘Shakthi Dasar’ on 15 April 1974 after seeing him perform at Mangadu Kamakshi Amman Temple near Poonamallee in Chennai.