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Pre-Panguni fest ritual held

March 1, 2015

MT PANGUNI 2This may be a very symbolic ritual but for people who are regulars and close to Sri Kapali Temple, the February 28 evening event that opens the annual Panguni festival here was a ‘must-attend’ one on their list. ┬áThe ‘lakna patrikkai’ reading, a prelude to the Panguni fest leading to the celestial kalyanam was held on a grand scale inside the temple.

Watching it and participating in it were a few hundred people. The ritual started at about 6 pm on Saturday evening in the presence of all the deities here. One which in many ways resembled a modern day ceremony.

March 1, 2015

Utsavam at Vedanta Desikar Temple

The Davana Utsavam of Sri Srinivasa Perumal will be held at Sri Vedanta Desikar Temple from Mar 3 – 5. Daily events include a thirumanjanam for perumal and thayar at 10 a.m and music concerts at 6.30 p.m. For details […]

February 28, 2015

About Sita – A dance program

‘Aham Sita’ – a dance production by Justus Repertory will be presented at BVB on Mar 6. Written and choreographed by Gowri Ramnaryan, this event will feature dancer Vidya Subramaniam and vocalist Nisha Rajagopalan. The programme will explore five crucial […]

February 28, 2015

Discussion on ‘Union budget’

A discussion on ‘The Union Budget 2015′ will be held on Mar 1 at Srinivasa Sastri Hall, Luz. The speakers are industrial economist Viswanathan, T. G. Suresh and J. Murali. Organised by Rajaji Centre and Public affairs and YMIA. At […]

February 28, 2015

Sports day at Sanskrit College

The Madras Sanskrit College is celebrating its sports day on Feb 28 at the college premises. Dr. C. M. K. Reddy, chairman, Halsted Surgical Clinic is the chief guest. At 84, R. H. Road, Mylapore, 3 p.m.

February 27, 2015

Week ahead: Shopping, music, dance and more….

Week ahead: Shopping, music, dance and more....

SHOPPING WOMEN’S DAY OFFERS Nila Collections is offering a discount of 5 – 20% on its pure silk, silk cotton, tussar, benarasi, raw silk, supernets, chettinad, kanchi and mangalagiri cotton sarees from Mar 1 – 8. A 10% discount is […]

February 27, 2015

Ekal Vidyashram showcases works of tribal children

Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation, an organisation which works for the upliftment of tribal people, is conducting an event which will showcase the activities of the foundation followed by a presentation by children from Ekal Schools. The chief guest is K. R. […]

February 27, 2015

Anniversary celebrations

Kasthuriba Club is celebrating its 65th anniversary on Mar 1 at P. S. School, Mylapore. K. N. Basha, Retd. Judge, Madras High Court and Chairman, IPAB will preside over the function and release the souvenir. The chief guests are Dr. […]

February 27, 2015

Annual/sports day at Rani Meyyamai Schools

Rani Meyyammai Girls School is celebrating its annual and sports day today (Feb 27) at the school premises. Cartoonist S. K. Ramanujam (Rahnu) is the chief guest. At R. A. Puram, 3 p.m.

February 27, 2015

Tamil literary forum award ceremony

‘Ilakkiya Veedhi’ Tamil literary forum’s award function will be held on Feb 27, 6.30 p.m. at BVB, Mylapore. The ‘Ilakkiya Veedhi Annam’ award will be presented to writer Shailapathi. Poet Mathioli Saraswathi and author V.Krishnaprasad will be the chief guests […]

February 27, 2015

Passes for Mandolin Srinivas show sold out

Tickets for the musical show to celebrate the birthday of late Mandolin C Srinivas have been sold out at the office of S S Internation in Alwarpet. SS is promoting this show which will star Zakir Hussain, Vikku Vinayakram, Anil […]

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