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January 22, 2021

R-Day parade: Cultural troupes add colour and music to second rehearsal off the Marina

R-Day parade: Cultural troupes add colour and music to second rehearsal off the Marina

There was a lot of colour, music, dance and bravado on show on the Marina road this morning as Day two of the rehearsal for the Republic Day parade due on January 26 morning unfolded. A few cultural troupes from […]

January 7, 2021

Vintage car show in Mylapore: Jan.10

Vintage car show in Mylapore: Jan.10

If you would like to take a close look at some rare, unique vintage automobiles, then mark January 10 on your calendar. The Madras Heritage Motoring Club is hosting a show at AVM Rajeswari  Kalyana Mantapam parking lot on Dr. […]

January 6, 2021

Online ‘walk through San Thome’; presents its history and heritage

Online 'walk through San Thome'; presents its history and heritage

Madras Inherited, a city-based group that promotes heritage walks in the city is hosting an online Walk through San Thome this weekend. The host of this event will take you down the centuries of history that layers this part of […]

December 26, 2020

Online talk on Sunday: “Culinary Carnatic: Harmony of Food and Music”.

Online talk on Sunday: “Culinary Carnatic: Harmony of Food and Music”.

The second TAG annual December season lecture is to be delivered online by writer-historian V Sriram on Sunday, December 27, on the topic “Culinary Carnatic: Harmony of Food and Music”. This lecture is webcast on YouTube and will be be kept open […]

December 2, 2020

Talk on ‘Search for a suitable venue : The story of Carnatic Music in Madras’. Dec.4 evening.

R. A. Puram-based V. Sriram, a historian of Carnatic music and of Madras city will present an illustrated talk that ties in with the onset of the famed December Season of music and dance in the city. The theme of […]

November 15, 2020

Free first-aid camp for injured dogs at Sri Krishna Vet Clinic : On Nov. 16

To provide medical treatment to dogs who may have got injured due to bursting of crackers this Diwali, Hope for Critters, an animal welfare NGO based in R. A. Puram is organising a ‘first-aid and treatment camp’ on Nov. 16, […]

November 14, 2020

Tulika to hold online storytelling event for children on Nov. 21

Alwarpet based children’s book publishing house ‘Tulika Books’ will be holding an online storytelling event for children on Saturday, November 21 at 4 pm. Children aged 3 and above can participate in the event, where actor- storyteller Janaki Sabesh will […]

July 21, 2020

InKo Centre collaborates with Tara Books to hold online talk tomorrow

On July 22, InKo Centre in association with Thiruvanmiyur based publishing house ‘Tara Books’ will hold a talk on how storytelling and activity-based interactions can help one to get a sense of books cross-culturally. The talk is a part of […]

July 16, 2020

Sacred Plants of India: Talk on July 16 evening

INTACH’s local chapter is hosting and web streaming a talk on ‘Sacred Plants of India’ by Dr. Nanditha Krishna this evening ( July 16) at 4.30 pm. The web stream is on INTACH Chennai chapter’s YouTube channel – Intach Chennai […]

March 14, 2020

Sri Ramakrishna Jayanthi

The public celebration of Sri Ramakrishna’s jayanthi will be held at Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore on March 15. A drama on Swami Vivekananda will be presented by the students of Lady Sivaswami Girls School. A book ‘The monk who took […]

March 14, 2020

Events to Check Out: Eating out, Workshops, Entertainment

Events to Check Out: Eating out, Workshops, Entertainment

EATING OUT VARIETY OF BREADS Bread Story is an initiative of Wandering Artist based in R. A. Puram’s 6th Main Road ‘to expose people to tasting different varieties of fresh-baked bread with dips.’ It happens at the cafe at this […]

March 12, 2020

Free medical camp: focus on gastro-enterology and laparoscopy

Kalyana Nagar Association joins hands with GEM Hospital to conduct a free medical camp for gastro-enterology and laparoscopy,a  camp to make people aware of certain medical issues. On March 15, Sunday, 9 a.m. onwards at 29, West Circular Road, Mandavelipakkam. Open to […]

March 12, 2020

Free Montessori training: For economically-challenged women

Redington Foundation in association with Sri Venkateswara Montessori Teacher Training Institute is launching a free Montessori teachers training programme for socially and economically challenged women at P. S. School, Mylapore. The programme is open to unemployed graduates and teachers who […]

March 9, 2020

Founder’s Day celebration: At Sanskrit College tomorrow

The Madras Sanskrit College’s 114th Founder’s Day celebration will be held on March 10 at the college premises at Thiru. Vi. Ka. Road, Mylapore. Dr. P. Duraisamy, vice-chancellor, University of Madras, Chennai will feliciate and distribute prizes. College students will […]

March 7, 2020

Kasthuriba Club’s anniversary celebration is on March 8

The Kasthuriba Club’s 69th anniversary celebration and prize distribution function will be held on March 8 at Sri Madhava Perumal Temple Vasantha Kalyana Mandapam, Mylapore. Veteran stage, TV and film actor Kathadi Ramamurthy will preside over the function and release […]

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