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January 26, 2020

Manohar Devadoss of San Thome chosen for Padma Shri; recognised for his unique art

The multi-faceted Manohar Devadoss of San Thome has been chosen for the Padma Shri award this year. A resident of Papanasam Sivan Road, that runs west from San Thome High Road near Dominic Savio School Manohar Devadoss has been chosen […]

January 23, 2020

Free eye-check up at San Thome cathedral on Feb. 9

On Feb.9 (Sunday), the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, unit of San Thome Cathedral and Sankara Eye Hospital, Pammal will be conducting a free eye check-up camp at the church’s campus. People who are found to have cataract¬†will be […]

January 15, 2020

Communities get together to celebrate Pongal

Communities get together to celebrate Pongal

The festival of Pongal encouraged communities to put their hands together on Wednesday morning to celebrate it jointly. And this was evident in many zones of the Mylapore neighbourhood as the day broke. In Pillaiyar Koil Thottam, a colony in […]

December 29, 2019

A tribute to poet Bharatiyar

Uratha Sinthanai, a non profit organisation, has been conducting programmes to spread awareness about poet Bharatiyar for the past five years. Since November this year, they have been conducting dramas and debates at several locations in Tamilnadu. The¬† valedictory function […]

December 4, 2019

Five senior artistes given awards at launch of Brahma Gana Sabha’s festival

Five senior artistes given awards at launch of Brahma Gana Sabha's festival

Five senior artistes were decorated with awards at the opening evening of the December Season festival of music and dance of Brahma Gana Sabha on Dec.3 evening at Sivagami Petachi auditorium in Alwarpet. The Hyderabad Brothers, D. Seshachary and D. […]

November 14, 2019

Show and sale of Pattachitra art. Also, workshops. in R. A. Puram.

Show and sale of Pattachitra art. Also, workshops. in R. A. Puram.

Artisans of Raghurajpur, Odisha are masters of Pattachitra art, a classical painting form that serves the Jagannath Temple of Puri. Some of these are to camp at Wandering Artist space in R. A. Puram to present Utkala Varna on Nov.16 […]

September 26, 2019

Mahasamadhi celebrations at Sri Saibaba Temple, Mylapore : From Sep.28 to Oct.15

The 101 st mahasamadhi celebrations of Sri Sainath and 63 rd aradhana of Narasimhaswamiji will take place from Sep. 28 to Oct. 15 at Sri Saibaba Temple, Mylapore. On Oct. 8 a special rudhra abhishekam, and mahadeeparadanai will be performed […]

August 22, 2019

LIFCO presents Sri Ramanuja Seva Sri awards at R. R. Sabha, Mylapore

LIFCO presents Sri Ramanuja Seva Sri awards at R. R. Sabha, Mylapore

On August 22 evening, LIFCO publication held ‘Sri Ramanuja Seva Sri’ award ceremony at R.R. Sabha, Sundareswarar Street, Mylapore. This award was instituted a few years ago to recognize and honour the services of people who have been spreading the […]

August 10, 2019

R. A. Puram Church feast: flag hoisted to mark launch

R. A. Puram Church feast: flag hoisted to mark launch

The flag has been hoisted at Our Lady of Guidance Church in R. A. Puram to signal the start of the annual feast that celebrates Mother Mary. Popularly known as St. Lazarus Church, this feast of a very old parish […]

May 24, 2019

Lok Sabha elections: DMK’s Thamizhachi Thangapandian elected in Chennai South

Lok Sabha elections: DMK's Thamizhachi Thangapandian elected in Chennai South

The DMK’s T. Sumathy alias Thamizhachi Thangapandian has been declared elected as MP of Chennai South in elections to the Lok Sabha. Polling took place on April 18 in the city. It was a long drawn counting process on Thursday, […]

May 19, 2019

Augusto’s new Thamizh play is his 25th

Augusto is a veteran on the Thamizh theatre circuit. And his 25th play ‘Vaanavillin Ambu’ is already making an impact. On Saturday evening, staged at the annual drama fest of Bhavans it drew a house of 80% attendance on an […]

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