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Music events: veena recital and garden concert

June 24, 2017

VEENA RECITAL – Instrumental music by vidwan D. Balakrishna, Manjula Surendra and Vani Yadhunandan. At B. Sivanthi Aditanar Ninaivu Illam, Poes Garden. On June 25, 10.30 a.m.

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June 24, 2017

Bala Mandir classes at Sri Ramakrishna Math; From July 2

This year’s Bala Mandir classes at Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore will be inaugurated on July 2. The classes will be held till Feb 2018 on Sundays for children aged 8 – 13 years. Children will learn vedic chanting, bhajans, drawing, yogasanas and more. […]

June 24, 2017

Dimsums are on the menu; Alwarpet

Dimsums are on the menu; Alwarpet

Dim sum fest is on at Chap Chay, The Raintree, St. Mary’s Road. Seasonal platter contains 8 varieties of dim sum, stir fry for main course and dim sum dessert. Vegetarians options are also available. Till July 8. Priced at […]

June 24, 2017

R. A. Puram Residents’ Association is 5

On July 9, R. A. Puram Residents Association completes five years, it was inaugurated in 2012 by the then Mayor of Chennai Saidai Doriswamy. This year, to celebrate, a ‘meet the residents programme’ will be held at Raja Muthiah School, R. A. […]

June 23, 2017

A campaign to ensure cleaner roads takes off at R. A. Puram

A campaign to ensure cleaner roads takes off at R. A. Puram

The members of R. A. Puram Residents’ Association in association with Ramky workers have devised a new method to ensure that the roads are swept and completely cleared of garbage. A demonstration of the same was given on June 21 […]

June 23, 2017

Weekend events: short film festival, discussion on mythology and clips from old movies

 SHORT FILM FESTIVAL – Wandering Artist and Stray Factory will host the inaugural edition of the ‘Short + Sweet’ film festival, Chennai in partnership with Short + Sweet International and Stella Adler Los Angeles. The winning films from the festival will […]

June 23, 2017

Asanas and meditation mark Yoga Day celebrations in the neighbourhood

Asanas and meditation mark Yoga Day celebrations in the neighbourhood

June 21 was International Yoga Day. Here is a look at the celebrations held by local groups.. More than 500 girls participated in a mass yoga session held at Lady Sivaswami Girls School, Mylapore.    

June 23, 2017

Exhibition of charcoal sketches by Anirudh Srinivasan

Anirudh Srinivasan’s first solo art show titled ‘Tatvika’ – meaning realistic in Sanskrit – will showcase his pencil and charcoal works comprising close ups of people, things and other topical sketches. Till June 24. At Art Houz, 41, Kasturi Ranga Road, Alwarpet.

June 23, 2017

Cultural events this week….

Check out these cultural events happening in our neighbourhood this week…. – Second edition of the mid-year dance series of The Music Academy is on till June 25. Six dancers will perform. Organised under the endowment established by the family […]

June 23, 2017

Shopping: handcrafted items, hand made products

Hanu Reddy Residences has oganised ‘This, that and Everything – Inspired’. It will be a market place for hand made products, apparel, beauty products, footwear, jewellery and food. Till June 24. At Hanu Reddy Residences,  41/19, Poes Garden.

June 23, 2017

Slovenian film festival; at Alwarpet

Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation and Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia have organised a film festival to screen classics from the Slovenian film industry. The festival will run till June 24. For a listing of movies check icaf.in. At Russian […]

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