The Madras Sanskrit College and S. S. V. Patasala will be conducting its first musical event – ‘Sanskrita Sangeetha Sandhya’ on Jan 18 at its premises. T. V. Ramanathan, president, Sri V. Krishnaswami Iyer Sanskrit Education Trust, will preside. The chief guest Dr. N. V. Devi Prasad, principal, will deliver the inaugural address. A lecture demonstration on ‘Rare kritis of Muthuswami Dikshitar’ will be given by Dr. Uma Srinivasan. This will be followed by a speech – ‘Samskrita Bhashayah Mahatvam’ by Dr. Rajagopal Nair. At 84, R. H. Road, Mylapore. Ph: 24980421.