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Free craft and language classes

September 24, 2014

Rajani from Eldams Road, Alwarpet conducts free classes in Telugu and Tamil as well as crafts like doll and flower making for women and children. Sessions begin from September 25 onwards. Call 9940312650 or write to manthena.rajani@gmail.com for details.

 

September 24, 2014

Standup comedy nights sparkle

Standup comedy nights sparkle

The series of standup comedy nights hosted by the group Culture Shoq at Ashvita Bistro at Alwarpet is acquiring a growing fan base. On for 3 months now, and held on alternate Tuesdays, around 10 participants present their solo acts […]

September 24, 2014

Bread making workshop

Bread making workshop

On September 25 and 26, a workshop on breads and dips will be conducted at R. A. Puram by Frangipani Culinary Expressions. The fees are Rs. 3000 per head and the timings are from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Contact 9962048088 […]

September 24, 2014

Sale by small entrepreneurs; on for 10 days

Sale by small entrepreneurs; on for 10 days

A festival sale has opened at a public hall opposite the Sai Baba Temple on Venkatesa Agraharam Street, Mylapore on Tuesday. It features mostly small entrepreneurs from the city and outside who are displaying the products they make day in […]

September 24, 2014

Talk, music and dance on Subramania Bharathi, his work; Sept.24

For rasikas of Subramania Bharathi, the famed national poet-journalist here is an event to check out this evening ( Wednesday ). The music and dance wings of Narada Gana Sabha will present a programme of talk, music and dance. First up […]

September 23, 2014

Bhavan’s Navaratri Mandap music series

Starting today for 12 days, Carnatic music and instrumental concerts begin at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore. Called ‘Bhavan’s Navarathri Mandap Music Series’ a total of 26 events will be held. Open to all.

September 23, 2014

Sale of traditional ‘bommais’ on eve of Navarathri

Sale of traditional 'bommais' on eve of Navarathri

At the Hasthakala handicrafts exhibition and sale at Alwarpet, there are Kolu dolls in clay, papier mache, terracotta, marble dust, wood, radium, and even in cloth. These are from different states of India like Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kolkata, Rajasthan, Pune, […]

September 23, 2014

Navrathri festival at Kartik Fine Arts

Kartik Fine Arts is hosting the 3rd Navrathri Festival from Sept. 24 to Oct. 3 at Kartik Rajagopal Hall, 3/2,Sringeri Mutt Road, (opp. Mandaveli Railway Station, R. A. Puram, in the evenings. Tambura artiste S. Venkataraman will be honoured with a cash […]

September 23, 2014

People congregate at Kapali Temple tank on Mahalaya Amavasya

People congregate at Kapali Temple tank on Mahalaya Amavasya

More than 1000 people gathered at the Sri Kapaleeswarar Temple tank this morning (Sep 23) to offer oblations to their ancestors on the occasion of Mahalaya Amavasya. This day is considered to be very auspicious for performing the ritual. All […]

September 23, 2014

Music concert series herald Navaratri

The sale of dolls heralded the season. Now the music will ring in Navaratri closer to us all. At least three venues will host a series of Carnatic music concerts, discourses and even a play on the occasion of this […]

September 23, 2014

Navarathri festival at Ramakrishna Mission Students’ Home

A Navarathri utsav is being organised at the Ramakrishna Mission Students’ Home from Sep 24 to Oct 3. The festival will be inaugurated by Swami Vimurtanandaji Maharaj, Manager of Ramakrishna Math on Sep 24 at 7.30 a.m. Morning events include upanyasams […]

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