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Fest of Carnatic instrumental music

February 15, 2014

A unique Carnatic music fest is to start this evening at Swamys Hall in R A Puram. Shanmughapriya presents a week-long fest of instrumental music concerts at this venue next to the BSNL Office on R K Mutt Road, Mandaveli.

Artistes like U P Raju and Nagamani, V V Subrahmanyam and V V S Murari and R K Shriram Kumar are listed for the fest that got son till Feb.23.

Open to all.

February 15, 2014

St. Bede’s to meet St. Patricks in TNCA cricket tourney for under14 teams

St. Bede’s ┬áhas cruised into the final of the TNCA cricket tourney for under14 school teams. It meets St. Patricks next week.

February 14, 2014

Centenary celebrations: mridangam legend C.S.Murugabhoopathi

Rasikas are hosting in Chennai a celebration of the mridangam legend, Padmasri C.S.Murugabhoopathi on 16th Feb.16 at Raga Sudha Hall, Luz. This is his centenary year.

February 14, 2014

Valentine’s Day specials

There is a lot of buzz for Valentine’s Day in the area. At the restaurant at Hotel Park Sheraton, a aphrodisiac-based menu has been laid out for lunch and dinner. At Spoonbill restaurant on TTK Road, Stagefright is presenting some […]

February 13, 2014

Events ahead; workshops, yoga, discourses, music . . .

Feb 15 A talk on “Thiruvachagam” by Muthukrishnan at 6 p.m. At Vivekananda Hall, P.S. School, Mylapore. Contact:24983072. A workshop on “How to grow and harvest your home grown Vegetables”, will be conducted between 4 p.m and 6 p.m. At […]

February 12, 2014

Khadi, handloom sale from Dastakar Andhra

Khadi, handloom sale from Dastakar Andhra

A sale of choice khadi and hand loom textiles and clothes for men an women has opened at C. P. Art Centre, Alwarpet this morning. It is hosted by Dastakar Andhra, which specializes in loom products which are also not […]

February 12, 2014

Industrialist E. K. Parthasarathy passes away

Industrialist E. K. Parthasarathy, a resident of Boat Club area in R. A. Puram passed away on February 11. He was the Chairman of the Madras Engineering Industries, which he founded.

February 11, 2014

St. Bede’s, San Thome u-14 teams win; q-final league of TNCA schools tourney

Cricket teams of city schools are having a busy season as the academic year draws to an end. Besides the privately-run tourneys, the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) tourneys for city schools are in their final lap now. The quarterfinal […]

February 11, 2014

Cricket tourney in memory of V. A. Parthasarathy

A cricket tourney in memory of Mylaporean, the V A Parthasarathy, well known cricket administrator is currently on in the city. Teams in the top division of the city’s cricket league are playing a one-day limited overs tourney which is […]

February 11, 2014

Shows on works of India’s best artists open

Shows on works of India's best artists open

If you take the TTK Road in Alwarpet or Eldams Road that leads you to Teynampet you may want to take a break and take in the works of some of India’s best known artists. Art galleries in the city […]

February 11, 2014

Scholars honoured at 150th birth anniv of V. Krishnaswamy Iyer

Scholars honoured at 150th birth anniv of V. Krishnaswamy Iyer

The celebrations to remember one of Mylapore’s great sons, V Krishnaswamy Iyer, born June 15 1863 is still on with a series of events held to celebrate 150th birth anniversary. Last weekend, the team celebrating this milestone got up an […]

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