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Lecture – demonstration: Appreciating Carnatic Music

November 18, 2017

USIEF (US India Educational Foundation) has organised a lecture demonstration on ‘Appreciating Carnatic music’ by Dr. Vijayalakshmy Subramaniam. She is a senior Carnatic music vocalist and 2010 – 11 Fulbright – Nehru visiting lecturer. The event has been organised as part of the International Education Week promoted by the U.S. Department of Education and U.S. Department of State to celebrate educational and cultural exchange. 

On Nov 19. At the TAG Centre, 36/69, T. T. K.  Road, Alwarpet, 5 p.m.

November 18, 2017

Screening of vintage Hollywood movie

Vintage Heritage Hollywood film club has organised the screening of the musical ‘On The Town’ starring Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra; and directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen. On Nov 19, 11 a.m. At P. S. High School, Mylapore. […]

November 18, 2017

Open MIC night; this weekend at R. A. Puram

It is the second edition of PFA Open MIC. It is an artistic initiative from the team at ‘Platform For Artists (PFA) for all the art-lovers and appreciators from diverse backgrounds to showcase their artwork, perform and share their story. […]

November 18, 2017

Eating out: seafood fest and kebabs

Looking to try some new foods this weekend? Here are a couple of food festivals going on: Seafood fest at China XO, The Leela Palace. For dinner only. For details call 33661234. Kebab and whiskey fest at Hotel Crowne Plaza. […]

November 18, 2017

Centenary of Sringeri Mutt guru; At Tattvaloka

Tattvaloka, a unit of Sringeri Sarada Peetham, will be celebrating the centenary of Sri Abhinava Vidyathirtha Mahaswamigal from Nov 25-29. Highlights include a talk on gurumahima by Prema Pandurang, talk on ‘Sringeri – The Divyakshetra’ by Dr. Chithra Madhavan and […]

November 17, 2017

Traffic alert: Heavy traffic on Royapettah High Road

A lorry has broken down near the Luz signal on R. H. Road. This has lead to heavy traffic moving very slowly from the Royapettah end of the road. Plan alternate routes, if you are headed that way.

November 17, 2017

Workshop: make three varieties of cheese cakes

Workshop: make three varieties of cheese cakes

Bounce to Life Foundation, with Hydra Linen Club, has organised a cheesecake workshop as a fundraising initiative. Bounce to Life is a registered charitable trust, whose mission is to create social change through research, education, and employment for improved quality of […]

November 17, 2017

Small business entrepreneurs meetup event; at Mylapore

eChai Chennai and Karya Space will be hosting the weekely startup collaboration project this weekend. This is a platform for promising startups from Chennai to present their ventures, get early feedback and engage with the community. Register at https://echai.in/events/startup-collaboration-project-in-chennai On Nov […]

November 17, 2017

Talk on ‘Nataraja Chidambaram’ by Madhusudhanan Kalaichelvan

Talk on 'Nataraja Chidambaram' by Madhusudhanan Kalaichelvan

The Leela Palace and Apparao Galleries Outreach have organised a talk on ‘Nataraja Chidambaram’ by Professor Madhusudhan Kalaichevlan. On Nov 18, 4.30 p.m. At The Leela Palace, M. R. C Nagar. For more details contact 9841022477, 7358526183, events@apparaoart.com

November 17, 2017

Remembering dancer Krishnaveni Lakshmanan

Remembering dancer Krishnaveni Lakshmanan

Gayatri Krishnaveni Lakshamanan, the founder of Krishnadwani School of Natya, and her team will stage a dance presentation titled ‘Jai Sri Ram’, an adaptation from the Goswami Tulsidas -Ram Carita Manas, on Nov 24 at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet. The […]

November 16, 2017

Celebrating birthday of yoga guru T. Krishnamacharya; free yoga session for students

Krishnamacharya Yoga and Healing Foundation is celebrating the 129th birthday of yoga guru T.Krishnamacharya, on Nov 18. On this day, the center is offering a free yoga session for school children. Students in classes 5 – 8 can choose either […]

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