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Art classes at R. A. Puram

August 30, 2015

Learn the techniques of water colour, knife painting, acrylic and oil painting, portraits, perspective drawing and fashion illustration in short duration classes at Expressions Art Studio and Activity Centre, R. A. Puram. Regular classes in digital art, sketching, pottery, bharatanatyam, Tanjore painting and French are also held for adults and children. At 75, 2nd Street, Karpagam Avenue, R. A. Puram. Ph: 42067327, 9444033348.

August 30, 2015

Some events happening today..

Here are a couple of shows you can catch today. Stand-up comedy show A 90 min stand up comedy session by Utsav Chakraborty, Bala Kumaran, Deepu Dileepan and Vikash Paul will be held at Bay 146, Hotel Savera on Aug […]

August 29, 2015

Mylaporeans celebrate Onam, a few snapshots

Mylaporeans celebrate Onam, a few snapshots

Several groups in the Mylapore area celebrated Onam this past week……here are a few snapshots.. Seen in the picture are children of Fatima Nursery and Primary School at Lazarus Church Road dressed up as King Mahabali, Lord Vishnu and the brahmin […]

August 29, 2015

Workshop on Indian culture

Spend a few hours this weekend by taking in some points about Indian culture and traditions. BVB has organised this workhop titled’  “ An Insight into Bharatiya Samskriti’ and will cover music, Indian Philosophy, languages and literature, archaeology and more, under […]

August 29, 2015

Music programmes, award ceremony at Narada Gana Sabha

A series of music programmes have been organised by Sadguru Gnanananda Sangeeth Sammelan at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet from Sep 1 – 4. On Sep 4, an award ceremony will be held – the title of ‘Sangeetha Sreshta’ will be […]

August 29, 2015

Probus Club to distribute scholarships

Probus Club will be distributing scholarships to 252 students at an event which will be held at Russian Cultural Centre, Alwarpet on Aug 31. A total of Rs. 2, 52, 000 – Rs. 1000 per student, will be distributed to […]

August 29, 2015

Onam Special meals

Onam Special meals

Celebate Onam with a traditional spread – without the pains of cooking it !  A couple of places in the area are having special menu for Onam. Check them out. Mahamudra has a spread featuring pachadis, thorans, pulisserys, pradamans and […]

August 28, 2015

Chettinad Vidyashram win quiz competition, at CPR Centre

Chettinad Vidyashram win quiz competition, at CPR Centre

The C.P. Ramaswami Aiyar Foundation, Alwarpet had organised an inter-school quiz competition on ‘Architecture of Colonial Madras’ on Aug 27 at its premises. The quiz master was Dr. G. J. Sudhakar, prof and head of historial studies, C. P. R. […]

August 28, 2015

Handicrafts and Handloom exhibition

Handicrafts and Handloom exhibition

In time for Onam, the Women’s Craft Fair fair will have Kerala mural painted fabrics, kalamkari clothes, kutch work blouses, terracotta and fance jewellery and more. You can also pick up gifting and decorative items for Navrathri. The fair is […]

August 28, 2015

Weekend yoga sessions for executives; at BVB

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Chennai Kendra is organising a special yoga programme for corporate executives mainly to help them de-stress. The programme will be conducted at the BVB premises at 18,  East Mada Street, Mylapore on weekends – Saturdayys and Sundays – from 7.00 […]

August 28, 2015

Tamil Drama

Like Tamil dramas? Check out the Drama Fest organised by BVB, Mylapore. The following plays are being staged:. On Sep 1 “Whatsapp Vasu” by Kathadi Ramamurthy, Sep 2,  Gurukulam Original Boys 95 presents “ Yaro Ivar Yaro” and Sep 3 Koothapiran Navabharath Times presents “ Soppana Kuzhandai”.  The plays […]

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