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Mylapore’s popular food joint Rayar’s Mess is open for delivery only

May 29, 2020

Rayar’s Mess at Arundale Street, Mylapore is open for business, for takeaways only.

This snacks space has been in business for more than 80 years. P. Kumar, whose grandfather started this business, took over  from his father 35 years ago. His brother P. Mohan says, “We are open from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the morning and as always the menu is idli, vada and pongal. In the evening, we are open from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and serve bonda and dosa varieties. Customers can order on Swiggy and Zomato too”.

He adds, “We charge on a piece rate basis. Vada is priced at Rs. 10 per piece, idli at Rs. 15 and dosa at Rs. 35 per piece. Customers can also call us directly at 9884682307 and place the order. We will keep it ready for them to come and pick up”. Rayar’s Mess is located at 31, Arundale Street, Mylapore.

May 29, 2020

English discourse on Sundara Kandam to be featured on RASA’s web channel

An extensive English discourse on Sundara Kandam, the fifth book in the Hindu epic, The Ramayana, will be featured on RASA’s web channel from Thursday to Sunday at 9 a.m. every week. RASA – Ramana Sunritya Aalaya was founded by […]

May 29, 2020

LISTEN! To Mylapore’s buzz May 29 morning

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May 29, 2020

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May 29, 2020

Bank staff work under pressure, fear. And have a request to senior clients: do not drop in for things that can wait

Bank staff work under pressure, fear. And have a request to senior clients: do not drop in for things that can wait

Bankers have a request to many of their senior clients – please discourage yourself from dropping into the branch every now and then for simple things that can wait and save yourself the dangers of being exposed to the virus. […]

May 28, 2020

IF YOU LIKE KAMARAKAT. OR MANGOES THEN LISTEN TO THIS NEWS May 28 evening: from Mylapore Times

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May 28, 2020

Baganapallee mangoes door-delivered

Baganapallee mangoes door-delivered

San Thomite Aagnes Lazar and team are helping their Chittoor-based farming friends in AP to sell the exclusive Baganapalle mangoes that are meant for export but stuck here due to lock down. A box of 5 kgs of these mangoes […]

May 28, 2020

Members of this mosque reach out to auto drivers, tailors

Members of this mosque reach out to auto drivers, tailors

Since lockdown, members of a small mosque locatedoff Arundale Street in Mylapore have been reaching out to over 300 poor families in the neighbourhood. Says Humayun Kabir, a resident of Srinivasa Road, Mylapore, who has coordinated the donation process, “From […]

May 28, 2020

Popular shop selling Karupatti sweets opens for busniess

Popular shop selling Karupatti sweets opens for busniess

Kamarkattu, the popular snack shop in Mylapore, that sells Karupatti sweets and millet savouries has opened for business. Says Sellabharathi, founder of Kamarkattu, “We were planning to open the shop much earlier. But, we could not do so as there […]

May 28, 2020

Reopening schools will help underprivileged students, says teacher at local school

S. Rajeswari (name changed) has been a social science teacher for middle and high school students at a state run school in the neighbourhood for five years. She says the lockdown has made things difficult for teachers who work with […]

May 28, 2020

Church summertime Bible camp via Zoom. Kids loved it under Uncle Sam.

Church summertime Bible camp via Zoom. Kids loved it under Uncle Sam.

Even as the city was under lockdown 4.0, CSI St. Thomas English Church at San Thome, recently conducted its annual Vacation Bible School (VBS) online. Yes, the community used Zoom and classes were held online from 18 to 23 May. […]

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