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Convention of Small Christian Communities held in San Thome

October 21, 2014

An ‘Anbium Mahanadu’ was held at the San Thome School Montfort auditorium on Sunday last. This convention was of members of the ‘anbiums’ ( Small Christian Communities) of the Catholic church in the state. About 1500 people are said to have attended this convention which discussed issues concerning the church and the community, religious and social.
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October 21, 2014

Seminar on theology of culture at R. A. Puram

The Indian Theological Association (ITA) is organising its annual meeting and seminar on “Call for a new theology of culture – revisiting the mission praxes and paradigms” from Oct 23 – 27. The inaugural address will be given by Rev. […]

October 20, 2014

Festival shopping – current offers

Festival shopping - current offers

– Available now at Rasa-Experience of Art are packs of painted and decorative diyas or lamps for Rs. 30 a pair. They also have newspaper bags from Rs. 7 onwards, wooden letter holders at Rs. 150 and tamboolam bags at […]

October 20, 2014

Doctors needed at Ramakrishna Math’s dispensary

Ramakrishna Math is inviting allopathic doctors in any field to serve the poor and needy at its charitable dispensary at R. K. Mutt Road, Mylapore. The doctors will be required to work from 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. from Mon […]

October 19, 2014

San Thome High Road flooded on Saturday

San Thome High Road flooded on Saturday

Motorists driving down San Thome High Road on Saturday morning, as easy as 6 a.m. literally drove into a channel of swirling water from the Pattinapakkam end of the road and the lucky ones, made a U turn to drive […]

October 19, 2014

Events at Ramakrishna Math

Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore is organising a series of talks from Oct 21 – 31 at its premises. Topics covered include Srimad Bhagavatam, Kathopanishad, Satyameva Jayate, Tiruvasagam and Annaiyin Anbu Mozhigal. A Kali puja has also been organised on Oct 23. […]

October 18, 2014

Beauty parlour turns 10

Shreeja’s beauty parlour is celebrating its 10th anniversary and its entry into a new and more spacious location on Oct 20 at 6 p.m. The chief guest – Dr. Santha Narayanan, child health physician will inaugurate the parlour. At No. […]

October 17, 2014

Pre-monsoon showers dampen Deepavali shopping

Pre-monsoon rain which started to shower the city and the Mylapore neighborhood since Friday noontime has continued through the day and into the night leaving inner streets with stagnant water. It has been drizzling off and on this past week […]

October 17, 2014

Obit: D. Ratchaga Doss

Obit: D. Ratchaga Doss

San Thome resident D. RatchagaDoss (82 years) passed away on August 5, 2014. Born to Daniel Antoneemootoo and Kulandaiammal, citizens of Mauritius, they settled in Chennai in 1931. He started his career as a civil engineer in Tuticorin Municipality and […]

October 17, 2014

Cul-fest at P. S. School

The annual inter – school cultural festival – “Scintillation 2014″ hosted by P. S. Senior Secondary School, Mylapore is on till today (Oct 17) at Dakshinamoorthy auditorium, Mylapore. Pianist Anil Srinivasan is the chief guest at the valedictory function which will […]

October 17, 2014

Obit: A. V. Padmavathy

Obit: A. V. Padmavathy

Padmavathy (83 years) passed away on October 14, 2014. She was born in Trichy and married to R. Anandhakrishna Chettiar, who belonged to a comparatively poor family at Coimbatore in 1948. They moved to Chennai in 1948 and have lived […]

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