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October 19, 2018

Remembering Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Remembering Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

The Governor of Tamil Nadu, Banwarilal Purohit, is the chief guest at the 143rd birthday celebration of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel to be held on Oct 31 at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore. The guests of honour are columnist S. Gurumurthi and […]

October 19, 2018

Seminar on cost saving in healthcare

The Senior Citizens Support Forum is organising an open discussion on cost saving in health care on Oct 20 at Russian Cultural Centre, Alwarpet. More than 100 delegates from elders’ organisations, private corporate executives and government departments will be participating […]

October 18, 2018

Talk on Oct.19: ‘The life, message and stories of Shirdi Sai Baba’

Writer and freelance journalist Sudha Umashanker will give a presentation titled “The life, message and stories of Shirdi Sai Baba” on Oct.19 at 61.5 p.m. at Arkay Centre, Luz, This will be followed by bhajans and Aarti by Nitya and […]

October 8, 2018

Oratorical competitions for school and college students

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Memorial Trust in association with Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore is conducting oratorical competitions for school and college students from Oct 11-17. Entries can be sent by mail. Spot registration can also be done. For details contact

October 6, 2018

Weekend Events: Concerts, workshops, sales, eating out . . .

Weekend Events: Concerts, workshops, sales, eating out . . .

MUSIC. FILM. COMEDY CARNATIC FUSION Carnatic fusion concert as a part of 8th annual Navrathri Naada Vaibhavam fest – by Shanthi Suresh (vocal), Sathyanarayanan K. (keyboard) & team of artistes. Oct. 7, 4.15 p.m. At Music Academy, Alwarpet. Open to […]

October 4, 2018

Prizes event: short story contest conducted by Sri Ramakrishna Math

‘Sri Ramakrishna Vijayam’, the monthly magazine of Sri Ramakrishna Math, Chennai has been conducting annual short stories competition for the last 5 years. This year being the 125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda’s Chicago address, the topics were based on his lectures […]

October 2, 2018

Exhibition, dicussion on Gandhi’s ideas, politics. Oct.2, Mandaveli

On Gandhi jayanthi day – Oct.2 – a NGO called Kaani Nilam based in Cuddalore and Ek Potlee Ret Ki are jointly holding a daylong show on Gandhiji at the Ranga Mandira Academy in Mandaveli. Us in Gandhi is the […]

September 30, 2018

Run to save a life

The third edition of Alertathon will be kicked off from MGR Janaki College for Women, R. A. Puram on Oct 28. Registration closes on Oct 21. For details visit

September 28, 2018

Weekend events: Plays, shopping, workshops, sales

DRAMA. FILM. COMEDY CHILDREN’S PLAY A play for children titled ‘Lafcadio the Great’ on the book written by Shel Silverstine about a lion who becomes a celebrity. Performed by students of TalkAct Productions.  On Oct. 5, 7 p.m. At TAG Dakshinamurthy Auditorium, […]

September 28, 2018

A conference to mark World Habitat Day

Citizen Consumer and Civic Action Group (CAG) is organising a one day conference titled ‘Rethinking urbanisation and the right to the city’ on Oct 2 to mark World Habitat Day. At this event, CAG seeks to draw attention to the […]

September 20, 2018

Remembering writer Ashoka Mitran: event on Sept.22

Awards for best short stories received by Kamadhenu (Tamil Wekly) – Kolam Trust will be presented on Sept.22 on the birthday of late Tamil writer and novelist Ashoka Mitran. The function is at Srinivasa Sastri Hall, Mylapore at 6 pm. […]

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