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Jayanthi of carnatic music composer Muthuswami Dikshitar

April 21, 2019

The 244th jayanthi of legendary carnatic music composer Muthuswami Dikshitar will be held on April 27 and 28 at Arkay Convention Centre, Luz. The event will be inaugurated by the chief guest T. S. Ranganathan, director, Giri Trading Agencies on April 27.

A veena recital by Veena Venkatramani and a violin duet by Dr. M Chandrasekaran and G. Bharathi will follow. On April 28, performances will be given by Swetha Balasubramanian (vocal) and Shailesh Ramamurthy (flute). A thematic concert on ‘Siva Kshetra Mahima’ will be given by veena artistes Jeyaraaj Krishnan and Jaysri Jeyaraaj Krishnan. At R. H. Road, Luz.

April 20, 2019

Plus Two Exam Results: Mylapore Schools’ Performance

The Tamilnadu State Board Class XII results were announced on April 19. Here is a summary of the results at schools in the neighbourhood.. St. Bede’s Anglo-Indian School, San Thome 194 students appeared for the exams out of which 192 […]

April 20, 2019

Worshop to promote peace and music

Alwarpet based Gandhi Peace Foundation will be conducting a workshop on ‘Story telling for peace’ for children aged 10 to 12 years from April 22 to 27. A crash course on ‘Kalpita Sangeetha to kindle inner bliss’ will also be […]

April 20, 2019

RTE School admissions: Online submission can be made from April 22

Admissions under the Right to Education law will soon open in local schools. An announcement was recently made by the Director of Matriculation Schools that students who are eligible for admission under the Right to Education (RTE) Act at private […]

April 20, 2019

Free football camp for underpriviledged children

The Madras Sports Trust, an NGO for the development of children interested in sports from the government schools, has kick-started its first major program since its beginning in July 2018. A free football summer camp for under-privileged children will be […]

April 20, 2019

Elections 2019: Mentally challenged people also vote

Elections 2019: Mentally challenged people also vote

Something unique took place on April 18, the voting day. 39 homeless and mentally challenged persons of The Banyan Shelter at Dooming Kuppam in San Thome had cast their vote – and this for the very first time of this […]

April 20, 2019

Remembering guru T. P. Vaidyanathan

A shraddhanjali and remembrance programme for vocalist-guru T. P. Vaidyanathan who passed away in Mysore on March 1 this year will be held on April 21 at Indira Ranganathan Trust, Alwarpet. At C. P. Ramaswamy Road, Alwarpet, 9 a.m.

April 19, 2019

Summer camp listings 2019

Here is a concise listing of the summer camps in our neighbourhood You may want to contact camp hosts to seek more details. If you are organising a camp, mail 4 lines to – mytimesedit@gmail.com with ‘SUMMER CAMP” in the […]

April 19, 2019

EVENTS AHEAD: sales, workshop, entertainment

EVENTS AHEAD: sales, workshop, entertainment

  FILM. MUSIC. COMEDY JAPANESE MOVIE Screening of Japanese movie, Shoplifters (2018). Director: Hirokazu Koreeda. On April 20 1:30 p.m. At ICAT Design & Media College, 153, San Thome High Road, Mylapore, FOR MSV FANS Musical interaction with Carnatic vidwan […]

April 19, 2019

1008 Paal Kudam at Mundagakanni Amman Temple, Mylapore

1008 Paal Kudam at Mundagakanni Amman Temple, Mylapore

On the occasion of Chitira Pournami, 1008 Paal Kuda Vizha took place at Sri Mundagakanni Amman Kovil, Mylapore. Devotees carried the 1008 milk pots in a grand procession around the temple covering Bazzar Road, Nattu Subburayar Street, Paripurana Vinayagar Kovil […]

April 19, 2019

Andhra Mahila Sabha, R.A.Puram opens an Aavin Parlour to help young adults with special needs

Andhra Mahila Sabha, R.A.Puram opens an Aavin Parlour to help young adults with special needs

On April 17, an Aavin Parlour opened at Andhra Mahila Sabha, R.A.Puram. Three adults with special needs from the Durgabhai Deshmukh school are manning the parlor. “Our special educators and I personally trained them in food handling and hospitality. And […]

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