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Bhavans to celebrate Thyagaraja Aradhana on Jan 25

January 17, 2019

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore is celebrating the 172nd Thyagaraja Aradhana on Jan 25 at its premises at East Mada Street, Mylapore.

A katha kutcheri will be given by Dr. Premeela Gurumuthy, vice-chancellor, Tamil Nadu Music and Fine Arts University. She will be supported by Anahita and Apoorva Ravindran.

All are welcome. At 10.30 a.m.

January 17, 2019

Bharat Nritya Utsav. From Jan 19

Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha’s dance festival will be inaugurated on Jan 19 at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet. Dr. Nalli Kuppuswami Chetti will confer the title of ‘Natya Kalasarathy’ on Bharatanatyam guru Anitha Guha and on Mohiniyattam dancer Gopika Varma. Advocate […]

January 17, 2019

Maharastrian community celebrates Makara Sankaranthi

Maharastrian community celebrates Makara Sankaranthi

The Mahratta Education Fund’s community celebrated Makara Sankaranthi, as a Maharashtrian would call the Pongal festival, with great enthusiasm on Tuesday, Jan.15 at “Maharashtra Nivas”, Alwarpet. Music dominated this event. The event was initiated in accordance with Maharashtrian tradition by […]

January 17, 2019

Revolving gate at Nageswara Rao Park problematic, say users

The locked main gates at Nageswara Rao Park forces people to use the revolving gates but this direction is getting on the  nerves of some Mylaporeans who use this park regularly. Purva Bhatter from Alamelumangapuram says, “Whilst the revolving gate […]

January 16, 2019

Bedsheets distributed to the needy

Bedsheets distributed to the needy

The members of S. S. Jain Yuvak Sangh, Mylapore recently distributed around 300 bedsheets to the needy. The members, who divided themselves into four groups, went to several areas including the Marina Beach, temples and railway stations.

January 16, 2019

Chief minister inaugurates Sri Kapali Temple’s marriage hall

Chief minister inaugurates Sri Kapali Temple's marriage hall

On Jan 10, a marriage hall belonging to Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore was inaugurated by the chief minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami through video conference from the Secretariat. The construction of the hall, which is located at Greenways Road, R. A. […]

January 16, 2019

Teppam at Sri Kapali Temple: From Jan 20

The annual Thai poosam teppam at Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore will be held from Jan 20 to 22 this year. The preparations for the festival are expected to commence soon. A huge float will be built for this festival which […]

January 15, 2019

Archbishop Rev Antonysamy re-elected to senior post in Bishops body

Archbishop Filipe Neri Ferrão of Goa and Daman was elected as the new President of the Conference of Catholic Bishops’ of India (CCBI) by the 31st Plenary Assembly of the National Episcopal Conference of India, at a meeting held in […]

January 15, 2019

Chennai Bird Race on January 26: registrations open to team

The 12th edition of the Chennai Bird Race will take place on Saturday, January 26 2019. Registration closes at midnight of 22 Jan, 2019. Registration is through the Madras Naturalists’ Society’s website. Just follow the links on www. blackbuck.org.in  to register as an Individual […]

January 14, 2019

Legendary spinner V. V. Kumar decorated with ‘Spirit of Mylapore’ award

Legendary spinner V. V. Kumar decorated with 'Spirit of Mylapore' award

Legendary leg spinner V V Kumar was presented the Sundaram Finance ‘Spirit of Mylapore’ award by T T Srinivasaraghavan, MD, Sundaram Finance on Sunday evening at the final day events at the Sundaram Finance Mylapore Festival 2019. Sundaram Finance had, in January […]

January 14, 2019

Admissions open: At Nest Play School

Admissions are open at Nest Play school for the play group section and Pre-KG. Tuition will also be taken for students of classes LKG to class V. Hindi tuition will be taken on the weekends. For details contact them at […]

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