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Bhavan’s diamond jubilee cul-fest

November 16, 2018

Bhavan’s diamond jubilee cultural festival will be launched on Nov 18 at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore.
The chief guest, Banwarilal Purohit, governor of Tamil Nadu, will inaugurate the festival and will present the Bhavan’s legends’ awards to mridangam-guru Dr. Umayalpuram K. Sivaramam, violin vidwan T. N. Krishnan and Bharatanatyam exponent Dr. Vyjayantimala Bali.
The guest of honour is Sudha Ragunathan. K. Parasaran, former attorney-general of India
presides. At 10.30 a.m. Concerts will be held every evening here.

November 16, 2018

Talk on Kuchipudi dance: At The Kuppuswami Sastri Research Institute

Guru Sailaja, founder director, Saila Sudha Dance Academy, Chennai will talk on ‘Tradition, transition and transformation in the Kuchipudi style’ on Nov 17. Under the auspices of the Sri. R. Srinivasa Tatachari Endowment. At The Kuppuswami Sastri Research Institute, 84, […]

November 16, 2018

Delay in drain work in Dr. Ranga Lane poses problems

Delay in drain work in Dr. Ranga Lane poses problems

Residents of Dr Ranga Lane in Alwarpet say that the storm water drain work undertaken by contractor of Chennai Corporation has been pending for about two weeks now. And this state poses problems to people living here. The drain under […]

November 16, 2018

Variety of contests for school students to be held at Lady Sivaswami Girls Ayyar School

As part of the 150th year celebrations of Lady Sivaswami Girls Ayyar Snr. Secondary School, Mylapore, the school is conducting inter-school competitions. These will be held on Thamizh / English essay writing, oratorical, Sanskrit recitation, art & craft, needlework, drawing […]

November 15, 2018

Carnatic, Hindustani music concerts at R R Sabha this weekend

Four concerts on two days this weekend is what ‘Crossroads’ is all about. The fest is hosted by First Edition Arts and it is on at R R Sabha, Mylapore. On Nov.17, the concerts are by veena prodigy Ramana Balachandra […]

November 15, 2018

Arivukkalanjiyam award presentation function: On Nov 17

The 32nd Arivukkalanjiyam Awards presentation function will be held on Nov 17 at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore. Around 150 arivukkalanjiyam prizes and 8 awards will be presented to children and young achievers in various fields. R. Sureshkumar, judge, Chennai High […]

November 15, 2018

‘Tvarita Silambam’ dance school’s first annual day on Nov.17

Two Bharatnatyam dancers, Deepti Ravichandran and Sridevi will host the first annual day of their dance school called Tvarita Silambam at an event on Nov.17 evening. The duo are students of Bharatanatyam guru Sudharani Raghupathy of Mylapore and have branched […]

November 15, 2018

Vocalists star in English play on Carnatic music composers, the Trinity

For some weeks now, Alwarpet-based theatre person P C Ramakrishna has been guiding a bunch of artistes at rehearsals held in a local hall for a unique play that is based on Carnatic music. Now, ‘Trinity’, the play in English […]

November 15, 2018

Four evenings of Thamizh theatre: Nov.14 onwards

On four evenings, starting from November 14, Tamil Nadu Iyal Isai Nataka Manram, a state government body is hosting four Thamizh plays. Each play reflects the trend of theatre of that time, from the era of Purana story-based scripts to […]

November 15, 2018

Children’s Day event at Lady Sivaswami Ayyar Girls School

Children's Day event at Lady Sivaswami Ayyar Girls School

Children’s Day celebrations at Lady Sivaswami Ayyar Girls Hr Sec. School, Mylapore were held in the prayer hall on campus on Nov.14 morning. The guest of honour was Thirumuthambigai, headmistress of Chellammal Bala Vidyalaya, Mylapore. A small skit was put […]

November 15, 2018

Conference held: On domestic and international arbitration

Conference held: On domestic and international arbitration

The Indian Institute of Technical Arbitrators, based at Luz Church Road, Mylapore, recently organised a conference on ‘International and domestic arbitration: Current scenario and way ahead’ at a hotel in the city recently. The conference was inaugurated by O. P. […]

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