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MGR Janaki College presents dance drama

January 16, 2018

A dance drama ‘Dasavataram’ choreographed by Dr. Sujatha Mohan, head, Department of Natya, Dr. MGR¬†Janaki College, R. A. Puram, will be presented at the college premises on the occasion of Dr. MGR’s¬†centenary celebrations. The chief guest is bharatanatyam dancer Nandini Ramani. On Jan 17 at 6.30 p.m.

January 15, 2018

Local school students win at karate tournament

Local school students win at karate tournament

Students of three local schools – Vidya Mandir, Luz, P. S. Senior Secondary School, Mylapore and St. John’s, Mandaveli won 8 gold, 6 silver and 3 bronze medals at the karate and kobudo national championship organised by IKKAI Isshinryu Karate […]

January 15, 2018

Math club anniversary at Chettinad Vidyashram

Chettinad Vidyashram, R. A. Puram, will be celebrating their 8th math club anniversary on Jan 19 at the school auditorium. The chief guest, Dr. Parameswaran Sankaran, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Taramani, will distribute the prizes. At 10 a.m.

January 14, 2018

Teppam at Sri Adi Kesava Perumal Temple: From Jan 16

The Teppam utsavam, will be held from Jan 16-20 at Sri Adi Kesava Perumal Temple, Mylapore. On the first three days, Sri Adi Kesava Perumal and his consorts Sridevi and Bhudevi will be taken on a float around the Chitrakulam […]

January 14, 2018

Pongal events at temples…..

Special celebrations have been planned at temples in the neighbourhood for pongal.. At Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore, on Jan 15 morning, Lord Nandi will adorn a special alankaram with sweets and savouries. At Sri Velleswarar Temple, Mylapore, Sankaranti utsavam today […]

January 14, 2018

Local communities get together to celebrate pongal

Local communities get together to celebrate pongal

The local markets have been abuzz with activity since Thursday of this week. Vendors have set up shops in every nook and corner at the markets at South Mada Street, Mylapore and Mandaveli. From sugarcane and mango leaves to turmeric […]

January 14, 2018

Thamizh carnival at Bamboola

Thamizh Mozhi Koodam is organising ‘Thamizh Kondattam’ a carnival with games, story telling, puzzles and more on Jan 21 at Bamboola Play School, R. A. Puram. Four competitions, Thiruppavai and Thirukkural recitation, speech and drawing will be held for children […]

January 13, 2018

CCTV cameras to be installed in Mylapore

CCTV cameras will soon be installed in several areas in Mylapore, including the Mada streets around Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore and near Gandhi Statue at Marina Beach. According to a senior police officer, the cameras will help monitor the law […]

January 13, 2018

Yoga teaching training course

Rutland Gate Studio is offering a yoga teacher training certification course at its yoga studio at Luz House, Mylapore. Courses in prenatal yoga and children’s yoga will also be held. At 176, Luz Church Road, Mylapore. Ph: 46281818.

January 13, 2018

Some roads, streets in St. Mary’s Road zone are now ‘one-way’

Some roads, streets in St. Mary's Road zone are now 'one-way'

Chennai City Traffic Police have made some changes in traffic regulations in the area off Crowne Plaza Hotel and St. Mary’s Road. These came into effect on Sunday. Policemen posted at key points, barricades and traffic signage have been employed […]

January 12, 2018

Bus strike ends, commuters relieved

The eight day bus strike ended on Thursday night much to the relief of commuters. Students, office-goers and seniors were most affected, especially during peak hours. In our neighbourhood, buses were seen plying on arterial roads including San Thome High […]

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