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Five senior artistes given awards at launch of Brahma Gana Sabha’s festival

December 4, 2019

Five senior artistes were decorated with awards at the opening evening of the December Season festival of music and dance of Brahma Gana Sabha on Dec.3 evening at Sivagami Petachi auditorium in Alwarpet.

The Hyderabad Brothers, D. Seshachary and D. Raghavachary, Bharatanatyam dancer Urmila Sathyanarayanan, stage and film actor and humorist Visu and tavil vidwan Thirunageswaran T. R. Subramaniam were presented the awards by Tamil Nadu governor Bhanwarilal Purohit.

Though the skies were overcast and rain was forecast, rasikas packed into the auditorium for the awards event.

Later, vocalist Abishek Raghuram presented a concert.

December 3, 2019

Differently abled persons enjoy their time at Marina

Their happiness knew no bounds. It was a cloudy evening on Dec.3, the International Day of Disabled Persons. Smiles and giggles filled this part of Marina near Gandhi statue. Enjoying on the new beach wheelchairs were the differently-abled persons who […]

December 3, 2019

Chennai Corporation engineer says they are prepared to tackle the rains

Chennai Corporation engineer says they are prepared to tackle the rains

Chennai Corporation officials say they are prepared to tackle the rains this monsoon. Says T.Iniyan, the assistant executive engineer of Chennai Corporation, “We constantly monitor and prune the trees/branches that have fallen post-rain.In case the stormwater drain/rainwater structure is not […]

December 3, 2019

Jaya TV hosts Carnatic music concerts at R. A. Puram auditorium

Jaya TV hosts Carnatic music concerts at R. A. Puram auditorium

Jaya TV launched its December Season’s classical music fest of concerts on Sunday at Chettinad Vidyashram auditorium in R. A. Puram. Concerts feature among others Vishaka Hari’s Harikathan, a special concert by mridangam maestro Karaikudi Mani and vocalists Sudha Ragunathan […]

December 3, 2019

Parallel Music Fest to be inaugurated at Music Academy today

The 15th edition of the Parallel Music Fest will be inaugurated by N. Murali, president, Music Academy today at the Academy’s mini hall. The guest of honour is vocalist Dr. S. Sowmya, she will perform later in the evening. The […]

December 3, 2019

Students of Sprouts Montessori School celebrate ‘Project Day’

Students of Sprouts Montessori School celebrate 'Project Day'

On Nov. 30, the students of Upper Elementary at Sprouts Montessori House of Children celebrated their ‘Project Day’. Their theme was ‘India’. The signature timeline research done by the children were based on Indian monuments, animals, mountains, rivers, insects and […]

December 3, 2019

Dance fests this season

Here are some of the dance fests that will be held this season… -Pushpanjali Cultural Trust’s dance festival will be held at R. K. Swamy auditorium, Mylapore from Dec. 7 to 24. Several artistes including Gopika Verma, Tharini Vijayakumar and […]

December 2, 2019

Giri launches YouTube channel to promote young artistes

Giri launches YouTube channel to promote young artistes

In December 2018, Giri Fine Arts inaugurated its own hall to promote young and talented music artistes. To further its cause, Giri’s Lakshmi Giri Charitable Trust has launched a YouTube channel. Says Abhishek Prakash, head of content and new media, […]

December 2, 2019

Karthigai Deepam plans at Sri Kapaleeswarar Temple

Karthigai Deepam plans at Sri Kapaleeswarar Temple

Karthigai Deepam celebration will be held at Sri Kapaleeswarar Temple, Mylapore from Dec. 10 to 13. On Dec 10, special rituals and deeparadanai will take place for Sri Annamalaiyar. The chokka panai event will take place on Dec 11. On […]

December 2, 2019

Politician and civic activist taps flooded water on street – for good use

Politician and civic activist taps flooded water on street - for good use

Every time it rained hard, Kesavaperumal East Street got flooded. It is narrow, with walls of houses and apartments on it damming any water that falls on the street. On the weekend, even as people waded through the rainwater Lakshmi […]

December 2, 2019

Narada Gana Sabha’s smaller auditorium redesigned, has smart look

Narada Gana Sabha's smaller auditorium redesigned, has smart look

The small auditorium of Narada Gana Sabha’s complex on TTK Road in Alwarpet now has a smart look after fullscale redesign and renovation took place. Located on the first floor at the rear, south side of the auditorium complex, this […]

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