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Three Thamizh plays on mythology/historical themes; May 26 onwards

May 25, 2017

Three Thamizh theatre productions based on mythology/history are to be staged at a fest hosted by Brahama Gana Sabha and Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha at the Narada Gana Sabha auditorium, Alwarpet from May 26 evening,

Here is the schedule –

May 26 – Karnan by D. Mallikraj

May 27 – Paandavi – by N. Sekar

May 28 – Aswathaman – by Sreekavee

Daily at 6.30 p.m. Sponsored by Nalli.

May 24, 2017

Pebble Walk created at Corporation park in R. A. Puram

Pebble Walk created at Corporation park in R. A. Puram

The members of R. A. Puram Residents Association (RAPRA), in collaboration with Greater Chennai Corporation, recently laid a pebble pathway at the Chennai Corporation park at 7th Main Road, R. A. Puram. The facility was inaugurated on May 22.  A […]

May 24, 2017

100% pass for five straight years. This Chennai High School in Mandaveli is proud of its record

100% pass for five straight years. This Chennai High School in Mandaveli is proud of its record

J. Dhanammal, the headmistress of Chennai High School at Sringeri Mutt Road, Mandaveli (seen in the picture) is a proud woman. After all, it is not everyday that a Corporation school can boast of a pass percentage of 100% in the […]

May 24, 2017

Bala gurukulam camp held for students

Bala gurukulam camp held for students

A bala gurukulam camp for students was held by the Mylapore Trio and Sugathan of Sri Sumukhi Rajasekharan Memorial Foundation recently. Children were introduced to the various facets of tradition and culture including poojas, festivals, traditional games, yoga therapy, dance, […]

May 24, 2017

Mural art on a house – does this painting tell a story?

Mural art on a house - does this painting tell a story?

Mural art is becoming popular nowadays. Here is another example – a house near Bishop Garden has been painted with beautiful scenes and designs. Maybe these are scenes from a folk tale or fairy tale. At Central Avenue, Greenways Road, […]

May 24, 2017

Discourse on Mahabharata, from today

A 9-day discourse on Mahabharatha by Sengalipuram Sankara Rama Deekshithar has been organised by Mahalakshmi Welfare Association, Mangalam Ganapathy Music Trust and Rajaji Centre for public affairs. The talk will start from today, May 24, 6.30 p.m. till Thursday, June […]

May 24, 2017

MIC Testing – comedy night at Alwarpet

MIC Testing is a platform where upcoming comedians and popular comics entertain the audience. It is open to people aged 14 and above. This week’s edition is on May 25, 7.30 p.m. and will be hosted by Vikash Paul. To perform call […]

May 24, 2017

S. Ve. Shekher’s revived play ‘On More Exorcist’ to be staged

Actor-politician S. Ve. Shekher has resurrected an old, popular play, laced it with humour and current life episodes and is ready to stage it this week – Kartik Fine Arts presents it at Narada Gana Sabha today,May 24, 6.30 p.m. […]

May 24, 2017

Conmen make off with jewellery of Mandaveli resident

A Mandaveli resident lost her jewellery to a set of conmen recently. She and a few others seem to have fallen victim to the guiles of this gang of criminals in recent days. The woman was walking on the road […]

May 23, 2017

Online facility increases bookings of water tankers in the Mylapore area

If you need to book a water tanker at Metro Water, check out their online booking facility which was launched during the first week of March. G. M. Ramalingam, area engineer, Metro Water, Zone 9 says, “This zone, which includes […]

May 23, 2017

Water being dispensed into Sri Kapali Temple tank; Prayers for rain to continue

Water being dispensed into Sri Kapali Temple tank; Prayers for rain to continue

With no rains in sight, authorities at Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore have made arrangements to dispense water into the temple tank for an hour every morning. D. Kaveri, the executive officer of the temple, says, “We are just making sure […]

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