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Pelathope bungalow to host Sivarathri music concerts

February 20, 2020

Music and dance themed on lord Shiva will be the highlight of many a Sivarathri celebration on Friday, starting in the evening and going into the night and past midnight.

In a heritage bungalow in Pelathope in Mylapore, the Ramkumars will be hosting a marathon series of classical music concerts inside the sprawling house.

Four vocalists, all young artistes will sing here, with concerts starting at 6 p.m. and ending at midnight. Different sets of artistes who will play the flute, mridangam and violin will accompany the vocalist.

The venue : Subbaraya Iyer House, 12, Pelathope, Mylapore ( take the street diagonally opposite MRTS Thirumaiyilai rail station.

Parking for two-wheelers is available but not for cars.

February 20, 2020

Sri Kapali Temple managers highlight dress code for visitors

The management of Sri Kapali Temple has highlighted the dress code for people visiting this wellknown temple in Mylapore. Though the code has been in existence for long, a notice elaborating the guidelines was set up at the eastern entrance […]

February 20, 2020

Events this coming week….

February 22 Sai Bhajans by Mandaveli samithi of Sathya Sai Seva Organisations, Tamilnadu. At V-Excel Educational Trust, 10/23, Thiruvengadam Street, R. A. Puram. At 6.30 p.m. Ph: 9789098458. Cosmic energy meditation. At Mandaveli. 6.30 p.m. Ph: 9840177092. Arthritis and osteoporosis […]

February 19, 2020

Silt, construction debris from SWDs being dumped at Chennai Corporation ground in R. A. Puram

Silt, construction debris from SWDs being dumped at Chennai Corporation ground in R. A. Puram

This is the state of Chennai Corporation play ground near E-Seva center at Kamarajar Salai in R.A.Puram. Huge piles of mud, and construction debris have been dumped here. Earlier, this ground  used to be a garbage dump yard. Since the […]

February 19, 2020

Panguni fest at Sri Kapali Temple: first event on March 4

Soon after the annual Mahasivaratri celebrations at Sri Kapali Temple in Mylapore get over later this week, temple managers will start rolling preparations for the annual Panguni festival, the temple’s biggest event in its annual calendar. The first of the […]

February 19, 2020

Nest Play School’s silver jubilee event is on Feb. 29

The Nest Play School will be celebrating its 25th year on Feb. 29 at its premises at C. I. T. Colony, Mylapore. The chief guest is Shoba Raman, principal, Vidya Mandir, Luz. Alumni are welcome. At 3, 2nd Main Road, […]

February 19, 2020

Private centre caring for people with dementia offers van shuttle service to Mylaporeans who want to use its services

Private centre caring for people with dementia offers van shuttle service to Mylaporeans who want to use its services

The Dementia Care Foundation (TDCF) is a non-profit organization, located in Thoraipakkam, with the aim of improving the quality of life for elders with dementia and their caregivers. It has now arranged for transport services that allows for Mylaporeans who wish to […]

February 18, 2020

Vadu manga starts arriving at South Mada Street

Vadu manga starts arriving at South Mada Street

Though summer is yet to arrive, the season’s special vadu mangas (baby mangoes) have started arriving at South Mada Street in Mylapore. A few hawkers have decked up piles of the dark green and tangy Coimbatore vadu mangas here. This […]

February 18, 2020

‘Mayana Kollai’ to take place on Feb. 23

Mayana Kollai – the celebration of goddess Angalamman killing arakan (evil) will take place this Sunday (Feb. 23) on the occasion of Amavasai. The decorated deity of Angalamman will be taken in a grand procession from Sri Angalamman temple on […]

February 18, 2020

Support meeting for caregivers of patients with dementia: At Kauvery Hospital today

Kauvery Hospital is organising a memory clinic support meeting for caregivers of patients with memory issues and dementia today (Feb. 18) at its premises at Alwarpet. Information on dementia will be shared, a memory screening will be done and caregivers […]

February 18, 2020

Dancers pay tribute to guru K. J. Sarasa

Dancers pay tribute to guru K. J. Sarasa

Every year, the sishyas of famed Bharatanatyam guru late K. J. Sarasa put their hands together to curate a dance festival in her memory. The 2020 festival was held last weekend, held over three evenings at Bharatiya Vidya  Bhavan, Mylapore. […]

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