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G. Neelakantan memorial lecture: At Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya

November 19, 2018

The G. Neelakantan Memorial lecture will be held on Nov 20 at Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Senior Secondary School, Mylapore. Dr. P. Vimala, assistant professor and HOD, Tamil department, Chellammal Women’s College, Chennai will talk on ‘Unnai Arindal’. At 2 p.m.

November 18, 2018

Talk on ‘Probity in public service’

The C. V. Narasimhan Memorial endowment lecture on ‘Probity in public service’ will be given by Dr. C. L. Ramakrishnan, former DGP and director, Vigilance and anti-corruption, Tamilnadu on Nov 22 at P. S. School, Mylapore. At 4 p.m.

November 17, 2018

Devotees queue at Sri Ayyappa Temple to start prayer, rituals for pilgrimage

Devotees queue at Sri Ayyappa Temple to start prayer, rituals for pilgrimage

Sri Ayyappa Temple in MRC Nagar in R. A. Puram was a busy place early on Saturday morning, the first day of the karthigai season. It was also the day many devotees of Ayyappa chose to start their rituals and […]

November 17, 2018

Talk on musicology: At The Music Academy

Center for Ethnomusicology, founded by late Dr. S. A. K. Durga and The Study Circle on Musicology is organising a talk on Nov 19 at The Music Academy, Alwarpet. Eminenet musician and musicologist Dr. Ritha Rajan will talk on ‘Developing […]

November 17, 2018

Events ahead: Workshops, music and theatre, sales, eating out offers

Events ahead: Workshops, music and theatre, sales, eating out offers

  WORKSHOPS —– CAREER WORKSHOP FOR TEENS: Workshop for teens and parents of teens. Will address challenges for students to make better choices for their higher education and pick the right career. On Nov. 17, 3:30 p.m. At Wandering Artist, 51, 6th Main […]

November 16, 2018

Bhavan’s diamond jubilee cul-fest

Bhavan’s diamond jubilee cultural festival will be launched on Nov 18 at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore. The chief guest, Banwarilal Purohit, governor of Tamil Nadu, will inaugurate the festival and will present the Bhavan’s legends’ awards to mridangam-guru Dr. Umayalpuram […]

November 16, 2018

Talk on Kuchipudi dance: At The Kuppuswami Sastri Research Institute

Guru Sailaja, founder director, Saila Sudha Dance Academy, Chennai will talk on ‘Tradition, transition and transformation in the Kuchipudi style’ on Nov 17. Under the auspices of the Sri. R. Srinivasa Tatachari Endowment. At The Kuppuswami Sastri Research Institute, 84, […]

November 16, 2018

Delay in drain work in Dr. Ranga Lane poses problems

Delay in drain work in Dr. Ranga Lane poses problems

Residents of Dr Ranga Lane in Alwarpet say that the storm water drain work undertaken by contractor of Chennai Corporation has been pending for about two weeks now. And this state poses problems to people living here. The drain under […]

November 16, 2018

Variety of contests for school students to be held at Lady Sivaswami Girls Ayyar School

As part of the 150th year celebrations of Lady Sivaswami Girls Ayyar Snr. Secondary School, Mylapore, the school is conducting inter-school competitions. These will be held on Thamizh / English essay writing, oratorical, Sanskrit recitation, art & craft, needlework, drawing […]

November 15, 2018

Carnatic, Hindustani music concerts at R R Sabha this weekend

Four concerts on two days this weekend is what ‘Crossroads’ is all about. The fest is hosted by First Edition Arts and it is on at R R Sabha, Mylapore. On Nov.17, the concerts are by veena prodigy Ramana Balachandra […]

November 15, 2018

Arivukkalanjiyam award presentation function: On Nov 17

The 32nd Arivukkalanjiyam Awards presentation function will be held on Nov 17 at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore. Around 150 arivukkalanjiyam prizes and 8 awards will be presented to children and young achievers in various fields. R. Sureshkumar, judge, Chennai High […]

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