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Art competition for children; organised by Children’s Club Society

July 20, 2016

The 5th annual open art competition for school children, organised by Children’s Club Society, will be held at the club premises on July 24 from 9.30 a.m. onwards. The competition is open to all children from KG to Std IX and the children are divided into 3 groups. The themes will be announced at the beginning of the competition. For details, contact 9940557388 or 9444026237.

July 20, 2016

Young Sanskrit scholar is also a champion boxer

Young Sanskrit scholar is also a champion boxer

A. Selva Muthu Kumaran hails from Mayiladuthurai, the son of a retired SI from TN Fire Services. His forefathers have been Archakas of temples and to take up his family’s profession Selvamuthu, had studied Saivagama and later he entered The […]

July 20, 2016

St. Bede’s wins city leg of Junior Super Kings T20 cricket tourney

St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Hr Sec School’s cricket team won the Chennai phase of the Junior Super Kings inter-school T20 tourney in a match held on Tuesday in the city. It beat the Don Bosco, Egmore team. It won in […]

July 20, 2016

Interschool bhajan competition: Organised by Bhakthaswaraa Bhajan Mandali

Bhakthaswaraa Bhajan Mandali is organising an interschool bhajan competition on July 31 at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore. The event will be held in two stages. The preliminary rounds will be held on July 23 and 24 and the grand finale […]

July 18, 2016

Mandavelipakkam’s civic activists get down to CleanUp No.2

Mandavelipakkam's civic activists get down to CleanUp No.2

Mandavelipakkam’s residents turned up in good number to do a good turn this Sunday, July 17. The Mandavelipakkam CleanUp No.2 campaign rolled out again – picking up from the community’s earlier cleanup initiative. Residents cleaned up the entire stretch of Norton 3rd […]

July 18, 2016

R. A. Puram community awards scholarships to local school students; MLA chief guest

R. A. Puram community awards scholarships to local school students; MLA chief guest

In front of a large gathering of about 100 residents, the quarterly meeting of RAPRA society was conducted at Raja Muthiah Higher Secondary School on July 17 in R A Puram. Dr.R.Nataraj, the MLA of Mylapore constituency,  was the chief […]

July 18, 2016

This sabha stages tail-end of its music fest that was swamped by December deluge

The December deluge that swallowed up this city echoes even today. A line in an advert put out out by a local arts organization may take you to those days the city has not seen ever. Shanmukapriya Fine Arts, based […]

July 17, 2016

Ashvita grant to document local heritage

Alwarpet-based Ashvita Foundation is offering a grant under its ‘Vanishing Heritage Project’ to photograph, catalogue and document heritage spaces/houses in Mylapore and the neighbourhoods closely. The documentation can also be done on a digital platform. The grantee will gets professional […]

July 17, 2016

Bhavans hosts Aadi Bhakthi Vizha; July 18 onwards

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore is conducting  AADI BAKTHI VIZHA 2016  from July 18 to 21 and from July 25 to 28 at Bhavan’s Dr. Preetha Reddy Auditorium. The Festival will be inaugurated on July 18 at 6.30 pm by M. Murali, Managing Director, Sri Krishna Sweets and this is followed by a […]

July 17, 2016

Aadi is here . . .

Aadi is here . . .

The first sounds and colors of Aadi re-appeared this weekend, especially in and around the Amman temples in Mylapore. On Saturday morning, there was a steady stream of devotees, mostly women at the Kolavizhi Amman Temple located in a inner […]

July 17, 2016

New veggies and fruits store opens on San Thome High Road

A commercial space can take on many different avatars. It has happened in San Thome. The fairly popular Madurai Meenakshi Bhavan ( Nalan) on San Thome High Road ( diagonally opposite CSI St Thomas Church) closed down a few months […]

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