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Maiden keyboard concerts held at Arkay Convention Centre, Luz

January 13, 2016

Madhuradwani concertMadhuradhwani Sangeetha Sabha, Mylapore was inaugurated in Nov 2015 to nurture and promote young talents in instrumental music.  The sabha was founded by the keyboard guru of Mylapore, M. S. Martin.

The maiden sabha concerts in keyboard were held for three days from Jan 8 – 10 at Arkay Convention Centre, R. H. Road, Mylapore. There were three slots of concerts each day with students in the sub junior, junior and senior categories giving their best performances.


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January 13, 2016

Clean up after dark; by NGO Thuvakkam

Clean up after dark; by NGO Thuvakkam

After cleaning campaigns at Mandaveli and Luz Corner bus stops, Thuvakkam, a Mylapore based NGO, took to the streets after dark on Jan 9 to clean up the bus stop at St. Mary’s Road, opp. Raintree Hotel. About 14 volunteers assembled […]

January 12, 2016

‘Spirit of Mylapore’ Award presented to Vivekananda College professor

'Spirit of Mylapore’ Award presented to Vivekananda College professor

Sundaram Finance had in Jan 2009 instituted an annual ‘Spirit of Mylapore’ Award to recognise one long time resident or institution of Mylapore who/that has contributed significantly to the culture and heritage of Mylapore. This year a scholar, an educationist and a […]

January 12, 2016

Pavai Vizha held at Sri Kapali Temple

Pavai Vizha held at Sri Kapali Temple

Pavai Vizha – a competition in which students recite verses and write essays based on Thiruppavai and Thiruvembavai was held at Sri Kapaleeshwarar Temple, Mylapore on Jan 9. Students from several local schools participated in this competition which was conducted […]

January 12, 2016

ISKCON’S Jagannath Rath Yatra on Jan 14

ISKCON’S annual Jagannath Rath Yatra will start from Kapaleeswarar Temple, Mylapore on Jan 14 between 2.30 p.m. and 3.30 p.m. and will go through R. K. Mutt Road, R. H. Road and Dr. R. K. Salai before reaching Kuchalambal Kalyana […]

January 11, 2016

Even San Thome Cathedral will host Pongal events

Market spaces in Mylapore, Mandaveli and Luz are being cleared to set up stalls that will offer all you need for the Pongal harvest festival celebration this weekend. Hawkers on South Mada Street said that banana leaves, pumpkins, sugarcane and […]

January 11, 2016

Concert dedicated to MSV’s hit songs highlight of Mylapore Festival’s finale

Concert dedicated to MSV's hit songs highlight of Mylapore Festival's finale

Close to 2000 people sat through the finale of the 2016 edition of Sundaram Finance Mylapore Festival – a three hour long concert of the golden hits songs in Tamil cinema composed by the celebrated composer M S Viswanathan. When […]

January 11, 2016

Pongal Special

As a special for Pongal festival, Sri Krishna Sweets is offering hot dry fruit ghee pongal from its live kitchen. Bring a container and take back pongal to enjoy with family. Available on Jan 14 and 15. Avail freebies of […]

January 10, 2016

Inter school basketball tournament; hosted by Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya

An inter school bastketball tournament hosted by Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Senior Secondary School, Mylapore will be held on Jan 12 and 13. The event will be inaugurated by Grace Helina, principal of YMCA, Nandanam on Jan 12 at 8 a.m. […]

January 10, 2016

Shopping this week

Shopping this week

TEXTILES FROM MADHYA PRADESH Last chance to buy directly from weavers of Madhya Pradesh.  Sale of sarees and textiles from Maheswar, MP, is going on now at Mrignayanee. The origin of the Maheshwari fabrics dates back to the 18th century […]

January 9, 2016

Painting Exhibition

When you stop by Art Houz this week, you can take a look at the collection of paintings by artists such as Augustine Annadurai, Carmalita Roy, Rajny Krishnan, Sonali Mohanty and more. ‘Mythology Revisited’ is the name of the exhibition […]

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