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Devotees attending prodosham at Sri Kapali Temple given Panguni fest schedule

March 25, 2017

Prodoshams are always big events at Sri Kapali Temple. The entire temple campus and the space outside is packed to the sides and so it was this evening.

But today also had a special little event – the formal release of the invitation to the temple’s annual Panguni festival, starting April 1.

Copies of the mass-printed schedule were distributed to all the people who attended the prodosham ceremony this evening.

By this time, popular stores were also sharing the Panguni time table; the popular Mami’s Mess which was also packed to the walls as the devotees packed in here to tuck into hot dosas or steaming idlis, gave out color sheets of the Panguni schedule.

March 25, 2017

Things to do over the weekend: vintage movie, tamil dramas

VINTAGE MOVIE SCREENING – Vintage Heritage has organised the screening of the movie ‘Genova’. Released in 1958, the movie features M. G. R and B. S. Saroja in lead roles. On Mar 26, 6 p.m. At P. S. High School, 215, […]

March 25, 2017

Workshops: street photography

Step outside the boundaries of walls and comfort areas, with your camera, and capture the candid moments of life. On the streets of Mylapore, with Srivatsan Sankaran. On Mar 26 at 6.30 a.m. To register call 022-61818464, email: info@dcpexpeditions.com.

March 25, 2017

Eating out: Ugadi special menu

Eating out: Ugadi special menu

Mahamudra celebrates Ugadi with a menu featuring items special to this festival. Try Ugadi pachadi, muskmelon panaka, obbattu, mamidikaya pulihara, rava badam payasa, and more. Buffet lunch on week-ends is priced at Rs. 600 + taxes. Till Apr 2. At 50/117, […]

March 25, 2017

Sri Rama Navami Utsavam at Kalyana Nagar Association

Parampara and Kalyana Nagar Association will be celebrating Sri Rama Navami Utsavam from Mar. 27 to Apr. 5. Vocal performances will be given by Ashwath Narayanan, Mambalam Sisters, Gayathri Girish, Amritha Murali and several other artistes. 6.15 p.m onwards. On […]

March 25, 2017

Theatre festival; By TN Eyal Isai Nataka Mandram

Tamilnadu Eyal Isai Nataka Mandram in collaboration with Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore will be celebrating World Theatre Day with a theatre festival from Mar. 27 to Mar. 31.  Noted artistes Y. Gee. Mahendra, Kathadi. S. Ramamurthy, M. B. Moorthy, Lalitha […]

March 24, 2017

Remembering mridangam vidwan Vellore Ramabhadran

His percussion just moved smoothly with the music. Soft and not intrusive. This is how many speakers described in a nutshell the music of mridangam maestro Vellore Ramabhadran at an event held on Friday evening to remember this vidwan and […]

March 24, 2017

Events this weekend: story telling, free yoga session

STORY TELLING – Ace story teller from Bangalore, Sowmya Srinivasan, will entertain kids at this interactive session organised by Aavishkaar India. For kids aged 4 – 12 years. On Mar 25, 4.30 p.m. At 21/11, 1st Main Road, C. I. T. […]

March 24, 2017

Art exhibition: solo show by Sachin Kharat

Art exhibition: solo show by Sachin Kharat

Paintings by artist Sachin Kharat will be exhibited at Art Houz. Titled ‘Ecstasy ‘17’, the paintings fall under the category of Indian modern art and will feature pictures from Indian mythology. Till Mar 27. At 41, Kasturi Ranga Lane, Alwarpet. […]

March 24, 2017

Shopping: traditional cookware and limited edition footwear

Shopping: traditional cookware and limited edition footwear

TRADITIONAL COOKWARE – Vaer Organic will stock a selection of cookware this weekend. A special event named ‘Go Local and Buy Satti Paanai’ has been organised at this shop. Traditional cookware such as terracotta pots, soapstone vessels, brassware, cast iron cookware, […]

March 24, 2017

Vocalists Rajani and Gayathri to be honoured with D. K. Pattamal Award

Rajani and Gayathri, well known carnatic vocalists will be conferred with the title of ‘Isaijothi’ and presented with the prestigious “D. K. Pattamal Award” to commemorate the 98th birth anniversary of guru D.K. Pattammal. L. Sabaretnam, chairman, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan will do the honours and […]

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