Archive for the Religious Category

July 26, 2017

Workshop for artisans; At Sri Kapali Temple

A three month workshop for artisans, who make idols and pooja items, will be conducted by Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore from Aug 1. D. Kaveri, the executive officer of the temple says, “We have received about 58 applications, out of which […]

July 24, 2017

Book store: New at Sri Kapali Temple

A book store, managed by Sri Kapali Temple staff, will be opened to the public in two weeks. D. Kaveri, the executive officer of the temple says, “The book store will have about 10000 spiritual books for visitors to shop. The […]

July 23, 2017

Aadi velli, Aadi pooram at Sri Kapali Temple

On the Fridays in the month of Aadi, special prayers are held on this day at Amman temples. At Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore, an abhishekam will be held for goddess Karpagambal (moolavar) every Friday. Devotees who bring bangles will be […]

July 22, 2017

Chanting competition; At Sri Karaneeswarar Temple on Sunday

The Kasturiba Club, Mylapore is conducting a vishnu sahasranamam chanting competition on Sunday, July 23, at Sri Karaneeswarar Temple, Bazaar Road, Mylapore. At 3 p.m. Contact 24982610.

July 8, 2017

Guru poornima at Sri Ramakrishna Math

Special aarti and bhajans will mark the guru poornima celebrations to be held at Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore on Sunday, July 9. Events to be held include guru gita and vishnu sahasranamam chanting and Sri Ramakrishna Ashtottarashata nama archana. 5 […]

July 7, 2017

Kumbabhishekam at Sri Karpaga Vinayagar Temple, R. A. Puram

The kumbabhishekam of Sri Karpaga Vinayagar Temple, R. A. Puram will be held on July 16. The festivities will begin on July 13 with the Maha Ganapathy homam and the Navagraha homam. The yagasalai pooja will commence early in the […]

July 6, 2017

Guru Poornima at Nandalala on July 9

Nandalala Religious Trust will be celebrating guru poornima on July 9 at its premises at Ranga Road, Mylapore. Events to be held include a vishnu sahasranama parayanam, padha pooja, songs by the children of Nandalala Siruvar Sangam and a Vyasa […]

July 6, 2017

Free Tiruppugazh classes at Mandaveli

Free Tiruppugazh classes will be held by Vasumathi Desikan of Tiruppugazh Anbargal on Saturdays. Prior music knowledge is essential. At 18/14, Sivaraman Street, Mandaveli, 4 p.m. onwards. Contact 9840155961 for details.

July 5, 2017

Bhagavad Gita and bhajan classes for children; By ISKCON at Abhiramapuram

The children education wing of ISKCON, Bhakta Prahlad Siksa Samaj, is conducting a year long course in Bhagavad Gita, slokas, art and craft, bhajans, mantra meditation, stories and more. In the Mylapore area, the classes will be conducted by Leena […]

June 26, 2017

Muslims gather at local mosques to celebrate Eid

Muslims gather at local mosques to celebrate Eid

The muslim community gathered at local mosques today morning to break their month long fast and to celebrate Eid-ul-fitr. At Jumma Masjid at Kutchery Road, a large number of people were seen participating in the special prayer session held there […]

June 23, 2017

Feast of saint Thomas at cathedral from June 24 onwards

The anual feast of saint Thomas will be celebrated at the St Thomas Cathedral in San Thome from June 24 onwards. It starts with the flag hoisting event on June 24 evening ( 6 p.m.). There is novena and Mass […]

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