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Free diabetes camp at Alwarpet

November 15, 2019

To mark World Diabetes Day, a free month long screening camp is on at Dimensions Health Club at C. P. Ramaswamy Road, Alwarpet. The camp is being held in association with Neuberg Laboratories and India Health Link. The screening will include a blood test, a fitness and health assessment and a consultation. Till Nov. 30. For appointments call 9789939606.

November 15, 2019

Dance school’s silver jubilee celebration: This weekend

Dr. Lakshmi Ramaswamy’s Sri Mudhraalaya will be celebrating their 25th anniversary at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet on Nov. 17. The chief guest is K. Pandiarajan, minister of Tamizh development, culture and archaeology, Govt. of Tamilnadu. The guest of honour is […]

November 15, 2019

Free chanting and meditation session

A free chanting and meditation session will be held on Nov. 18 to mark the birthday of yoga guru T. Krishnacharya. Organised by Krishnamacharya Healing and Yoga Foundation. At 60, Greenways Road Extn., R. A. Puram. Ph: 42066856, 9600098836.

November 14, 2019

Hawkers sell earthen lamps for Karthigai Deepam

Hawkers sell earthen lamps for Karthigai Deepam

Ahead of Karthigai Deepam on Dec 10, hawkers have started selling a variety of earthen lamps. At this roadside shop in Venkatesa Agraharam Road, lamps, including agal villaku and pachamuga villaku are up for sale. The price of a lamp […]

November 14, 2019

Events this coming week…

November 16 Talk on Tiruvasagam in Thamizh by Swami Apavargananda. At R. K. Math, Mylapore. 5.30 p.m. Ph: 24621110. November 17 Talk on Isavasyopanishad by Swamini Satyavratananda Saraswathi. At Samskrita Barathi Hall, 5, 7th Street, Dr. R. K. Salai, Mylapore. […]

November 14, 2019

Governor of Tamilnadu to inaugurate cultural festival at Bhavans on Sunday

A cultural festival, which will include vocal, instrumental and dance performances and musical discourses, will be conducted by Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore from Nov. 17 to Jan. 13. The festival will be inaugurated on Nov. 17 by the governor of […]

November 14, 2019

Plan to study in USA? This Mandaveli meet on Nov.23 may be useful

The U.S. University Alumni Fair to be held in Mandaveli will allow local students to meet alumni of 15 U.S. universities and learn about their academic and cultural experiences at EducationUSA‚Äôs event to be held on Saturday, November 23, 2 […]

November 14, 2019

Show and sale of Pattachitra art. Also, workshops. in R. A. Puram.

Show and sale of Pattachitra art. Also, workshops. in R. A. Puram.

Artisans of Raghurajpur, Odisha are masters of Pattachitra art, a classical painting form that serves the Jagannath Temple of Puri. Some of these are to camp at Wandering Artist space in R. A. Puram to present Utkala Varna on Nov.16 […]

November 14, 2019

Bala Kailasam Memorial award event on Sunday

Cinema Rendezvous, a community interested in world cinema is hosting the 2019 edition of the Bala Kailasam Memorial Award on Nov.17, Sunday at the NDFC’s Tagore Theatre located in the TN Music College campus in R. A. Puram. The award […]

November 13, 2019

This store at North Mada Street sells chains, dhotis for Sabarimala pilgrims

This store at North Mada Street sells chains, dhotis for Sabarimala pilgrims

With just a few days to go for the month of Karthigai, Sri Vijaya Stores in North Mada Street has started selling all the necessary items required for the devotees of lord Ayyappa. This is the time of the year […]

November 13, 2019

Sahitya Akademi’s Bal Sahitya Puraskar awards ceremony at Bhavans on Nov.14

Sahitya Akademi's Bal Sahitya Puraskar awards ceremony at Bhavans on Nov.14

The Sahitya Akademi’s Bal Sahitya Puraskar awards ceremony is being conducted in Chennai on Nov 14 evening at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore. At this event, some of India’s brightest writers for children will be recognised with the national award which […]

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