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The week ahead : Shopping, music and more..

April 30, 2015

 

Here are some things to consider while planning your activities for the week ahead:

SHOPPING

Shopping CooptexCO-OPTEX SALE

Co-optex is conducting an exhibition ‘Cool Comforts’. The exhibition will feature handloom products like hand woven organic cotton sarees, authentic Karaikudi Chettinadu cotton sarees, intricately designed Coimbatore cotton sarees , simple kurthis, readymade shirts, home furnishings and more. A 20% government rebate is offered on all products displayed at this exhibition. From Apr 30 to May 3 at C. P. Art Centre, Alwarpet.


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April 30, 2015

Celebrating Narasimha Jayanthi

Celebrating Narasimha Jayanthi

A three day celebration from May 1 – 3 has been planned for Narasimha Jayanthi at the Sri Lakshmi Narasimhar Temple at Alwarpet. The event starts off with a homam for Sri Lakshmi Narasimhar on May 1 followed by a […]

April 30, 2015

Celebrated artist-cartoonist Gopulu passes away; funeral today

Celebrated artist-cartoonist Gopulu passes away; funeral today

Well-known cartoonist who went by the signature name of Gopulu passed away on April 29. He was a resident of R. A. Puram and was 91 years old. He is survived by his son. He was counted among the greats in […]

April 30, 2015

Dance festival at Kapali Temple: From May 2

Dance festival at Kapali Temple: From May 2

The Saraswathi Educational, Cultural and Charitable Trust will be conducting its 12th Vasant Utsav Festival of Dance from May 2 – 14 at Kapaleeswarar Temple, Mylapore. The trust has been running this festival as a free event for the promotion […]

April 30, 2015

Classical dance performance – Gaudiya Nritya by Prof. Mahua Mukherjee

Classical dance performance - Gaudiya Nritya by Prof. Mahua Mukherjee

On May 3, Prof. Mahua Mukherjee and her group from Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata will present Gaudiya Nritya – an Indian classical dance style at Rukmini Arundale Auditorium at R. A. Puram. Organised by TN Eyal Isai Nataka Manram. At […]

April 29, 2015

Pournami Procession

Every full moon day, Sri Kapaleeswarar along with Karpagambal is taken out on a procession along the Mada streets. The event has been happening for about 2 years now, and this time it is scheduled on May 3. Legend has it […]

April 29, 2015

TEDx Mylapore to be held on May 2

TED (Technology, Education , Design) is  set of conferences designed to promote new ideas and concepts. Speakers are chosen from all fields and all walks of life and they present their ideas. TEDx are aimed at local areas, communities, campuses […]

April 29, 2015

Carnatic keyboard concert: On May 3 at Music Academy

On May 3, keyboard player M. S. Martin’s students will present ‘Navaragas’ – a carnatic keyboard concert at Music Academy, Alwarpet. The chief guest is nathaswara vidwan Dr. M. K. S. Siva. At T. T. K. Road, Alwarpet, 6 p.m. […]

April 29, 2015

Quiz Event

Here is a quiz that promises to be fun – The Madras Pub Quiz. It is also probably the only quiz where there is instant gratification for every right answer – each one has a chance to win shooters, cocktails, starters and […]

April 29, 2015

Alumni of Ayurveda College get together

Alumni of Ayurveda College get together

About 150 old students of Venkatramana Ayurveda College, Mylapore got together for a meet and greet session on Apr 26 at Hotel Savera, Mylapore. The chief guest was Dr. Vanitha Muralikumar, president, Central Council of Indian Medicine.

April 29, 2015

Two hotels offer swimming camps at their pools

Two hotels offer swimming camps at their pools

Swimming is a popular past time during summer holidays and the pool at Hotel Woodlands is packed with children who are attending a coaching camp here. The camp will be held through May and in the afternoons. Call the hotel […]

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