Archive for the Events Category

August 19, 2019

Special Postal Cover on city’s 2nd light house to be released

Special Postal Cover on city's 2nd light house to be released

Department of Light Houses under Ministry of Shipping, central government is releasing a special postal cover to mark 175 years of Chennai/Madras’ 2nd Light House, now located inside the Madras High Court campus. The event will be held on August […]

August 17, 2019

Events this week: Talks, drama, sale, workshops

MADRAS DAY EVENTS ON CRAZY MOHAN’S PLAYS Maadhu Balaji will converse with Bharadwaj Rangan on actor Crazy Mohan. At  Hanu Reddy Residences, Poes Garden. On Aug.21, 6.30 p.m. Chennai Heritage event. Open to all. DISCUSSION ON WATER MANAGEMENT  As part […]

August 16, 2019

This week in Mylapore: discourses, talks, events

August 17 < Sai Bhajans by Mandaveli samithi between 6.30 p.m. and 7.30 p.m.  At V-Excel Educational Trust, 10/23, Thiruvengadam  Street, R. A.  Puram. Open to all. < Talk on Tiruvasagam  by Swami Aparvagananada. At Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore. 5.30 p.m. < 54th […]

August 14, 2019

Tree Walk at Nageswara Rao Park on Aug.18 morning

A Tree Walk inside Nageswara Rao Park in Luz has been organised on August 18, starting 6 a.m. Professor S. Swaminathan will guide walkers, explaining the species inside the park. Participants are encouraged to speak on trees of their liking. […]

August 14, 2019

Madras Day Talk-recital. Theme: Music compositions based on Temples of Chennai

Music Compositions based on Temples of Chennai – is the theme for a talk by writer-historian Sriram V. with support music performances by the staff & students of Tamil Nadu Music and Fine Arts University this morning at 11 .30 […]

August 10, 2019

Heritage Walk: Mylapore and the freedom movement

Mylapore and the Freedom Movement – is the theme of a heritage Walk that V. Sriram will lead on August 15 evening. The Walk touches points that have to do with India’s freedom movement – the place where a group formed […]

August 10, 2019

Events for you: talks, sales, workshops for kids and adults, concerts

MISCELLANEOUS MADRAS DAY TALKS As part of the Madras Day celebrations a series of talks are organised by Madras Local History Group. On August 15, there are two talks. At 5.30 p.m., arts promoter Cleveland Sundaram will speak on ‘Transporting […]

August 9, 2019

Scholars to felicitate senior archaeologist Dr. Nagaswamy at event today

Senior archaeologist and scholar Dr. R. Nagaswamy is being felicitated on Friday, August 9 for his scholarship and professional work on the eve of his 90th birthday. The event is hosted by Nrithyodaya and Bharatha Ilango Foundation for Asian Culture […]

August 7, 2019

Exhibition and sale of incense sticks, candles on at Giri Trading Agency, Mylapore

Exhibition and sale of incense sticks, candles on at Giri Trading Agency, Mylapore

Giri Trading Agency is hosting an exhibition called Frangrance Festival at Kapaleeshwarar Sannidhi Street, Mylapore. Now, a wide variety of fragrances of incense sticks, aroma oils, candles, aerosols, and pocket sprays are showcased here. Incense sticks made of fragrances like […]

August 3, 2019

Events to check out: Drama, Music, Workshops, Sales, Eating Out

Events to check out: Drama, Music, Workshops, Sales, Eating Out

MUSIC. DRAMA. ART. THAMIZH THEATRE FEST Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha’s Aadi Naataka Vizha, a season of Thamizh plays opens today, August 2 at MFAC’s TAG auditorium, Mylapore. Plays are to be held here daily starting 6.45 p.m. and they are open […]

July 28, 2019

HelpAge India to conduct smart phone classes for seniors from July 29 to 31 at R. A. Puram

HelpAge India will be conducting a ‘Smart phone usage’ class for senior citizens at R. A. Puram, from July 29 to 31. The classes will be held from 10 a. m. to 12. 30 p. m. To register for the class […]

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