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Sundara Kandam on stage

August 11, 2014

This evening, the production ‘Sundara Kandam’ will be staged by Lakshmi Ramaswamy at Alwarpet. Students of her school Sri Mudhraalaya will showcase lord Hanuman’s journey in aiding lord Rama find Sita. The lyrics are penned by Dr. Rukmini Ramani and the music is by Dr. Rajkumar Bharathi. The production is part of the 13th Annual Music and Dance Festival and marks the 20th anniversary of the Bharatanatyam danseuse’s career.

At Narada Gana Sabha, T. T. K. Road, Alwarpet from 6.30 p.m. onwards.

 

August 11, 2014

Baking workshops this week

Baking workshops this week

From today till August 14, Jay’s Kitchen will teach a class on baking cakes, cookies, tarts, and pizzas. At 22, Maharaja Surya Road, Alwarpet. Ph: 24350926. On August 14 at R. A. Puram, Frangipani Culinary Expressions will teach 8 varieties of […]

August 11, 2014

Korean film festival

Starting today, a series of Korean films will be shown at Alwarpet. The screenings will begin from 6 p.m. onwards. Organised by the Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation. At Russian Cultural Centre, Kasturi Ranga Road, Alwarpet.  

August 11, 2014

Obit: T. M. Naganath

Obit: T. M. Naganath

Cavaliere T. M. Naganath, a resident of Mylapore and R. A. Puram for the past 75 years breathed his last on July 28, 2014. A man of various talents, he was an efficient manager, orator, teacher, bhajan singer and enthusiastic […]

August 11, 2014

Santhomians reunite, share memories

Santhomians reunite, share memories

The silver jubilee reunion of the 1990 boys batch of San Thome higher secondary school, San Thome was held on July 27 at the school premises. Several old students – actor Prabhu Deva, Tamilnadu state cricket team selection chairman – […]

August 11, 2014

A festival of performing arts at R. A. Puram

ARTery – an art portal is organising a national festival of performing arts from Aug 13 – 16 at Chettinad Vidyashram, R. A. Puram. The event will be inaugurated by guests of honour N. Sivaraman, Director – L&T Finance Holdings, […]

August 10, 2014

Sports meet for parents held at P. S. School

The parents – teachers association (PTA) and the physical education department of P. S. Senior Secondary School, Mylapore jointly organised a sports meet for parents on Aug 2 at the school premises. About 100 parents participated in shuttle badminton, chess, […]

August 10, 2014

Remembering S. K. Rajarathnam Pillai

The 82nd birth anniversary of S. K. Rajarathnam Pillai will be celebrated by Sreenivasa Cultural Trust on Aug 12 and 13. Senior disciple of Rajarathnam – Dr. Srinidhi. K. Chidambaram is the chief guest. Bharatanatyam performances will be given by […]

August 9, 2014

Vintage Hollywood movie screening

On August 10, the Hollywood movie ‘Mr. Smith goes to Washington’ will be screened at Mylapore. A 1939 classic directed by Frank Capra, it is about a naive man who encounters political corruption after he joins the US Senate. The […]

August 9, 2014

Quit India Movement Anniversary talk

On August 9, a talk on ‘August 1942 – Quit India Movement’ will be held at Mylapore. Organised by the Jayaprakash Narayan Forum and The South Indian National Association (Ranade Library), the chief guest will be B. S. Raghavan, former […]

August 9, 2014

Cul – fest held at Venugopal Vidyalaya, Mandaveli

Sizzle 2014 – an inter school cultural festival was hosted by Sri Venugopal Vidyalaya Matriculation Higher Secondary School on Aug 2 at the school premises. The event was inaugurated by Big FM RJ Balaji. More than 250 students from various […]

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