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October 16, 2014

OCTOBER 18

Discourse on ‘Annaiyin Anbu Mozhigal’ by Swami Apavargananda. At Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore, 5.30 p.m.

Interactive session with G. Srinivasa Sastrigal on ‘Jothidam Poikkuma’ organised by Kalyana Nagar Association, Mandavelipakkam, 6 p.m. At 29, West Circular Road, Mandavelipakkam. Ph: 24952997 / 24611674.

Monthly concert program organised by Lakshmi Giri Charitable Trust. At Tamilnadu Eyal Isai Nataka Manram, Greenways Road, R. A. Puram, 6 p.m. 
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October 16, 2014

Ayurvedic, diabetes camp held at R. A. Puram

Ayurvedic, diabetes camp held at R. A. Puram

About 30 people attended the ayurvedic camp organised by the West R. A. Puram Residents Association (RAPRA) on Oct 12 . The guest speaker Dr. V. R. Seshadri, an ayurvedic consultant talked about the advantages of ayurvedic medicines. He also […]

October 16, 2014

Unique sale for charity

Giving back from the heart – an initiative by Gayathre Rajam is holding a sale of designer clothes and accessories previously owned by celebrities like Jothika Surya, Suhasini Mani Ratnam, Anita Ratnam, Aishwarya Dhanush, Arthi Ravi (Jayam Ravi’s wife) and […]

October 16, 2014

Clean India campaign at Mandaveli

Clean India campaign at Mandaveli

About 50 people comprising members from the BJP, social workers and the general public participated in Modi’s “Swachh Bharath Abhiyan” campaign on Oct 12. The Mandaveli railway station, Thiruvalluvarpet, Ammani Ammal Street and the surrounding areas were cleaned by them. […]

October 15, 2014

Obit: V. Panchapakesan. Banker, philanthropist and mentor

Obit: V. Panchapakesan. Banker, philanthropist and mentor

V. Panchapakesan, 78, passed away on October 11, 2014 at his Mylapore residence. He was the son of R. Vaidyanathan and son-in-law of T. B. Balagopal, the famed tennis player. He had been residing at Chandra Bagh Avenue, Mylapore after […]

October 15, 2014

Tamil plays

From October 17 to 19, the Tamil Nadaga Vizha will be held at Narada Gana Sabha. A series of Tamil plays will be presented at the event, which is organised by The Hindu Friday Review. Tickets are priced from Rs. […]

October 15, 2014

P. S. School celebrates silver jubilee

P. S. Matriculation School, Mylapore organised an inter school quiz competition to celebrate its silver jubilee on Oct 8 at the school premises. Several schools from Mylapore participated in the competition which was conducted by quiz master Dr. Sumanth. C. […]

October 15, 2014

School students participate in health, road safety awareness programme

School students participate in health, road safety awareness programme

Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST) recently organised its fifth I2can event at Chennai High School, Eldams Road on Oct 10. About 230 students attended workshops on health, road safety and fire/emergency response. Inspector K. Manivannan conducted […]

October 15, 2014

Prizes awarded to winners of competition based on Gandhian values

Prizes awarded to winners of competition based on Gandhian values

Gandhi Peace Foundation recently conducted an open book competition wherein students were required to create lesson modules for peace education based on Gandhian values. More than 40 schools from all over India participated in this competition. The prize distribution function […]

October 14, 2014

Clean India campaign by B. M. Garden Street residents

Clean India campaign by B. M. Garden Street residents

On Oct 19 at 7 a.m., the residents association of Bhargavi Apartments on B. M. Garden Street near Abhiramapuram Police Station joined hands to clear the roads of dry waste and garbage. A total of 15 volunteers donned face masks and proceeded […]

October 14, 2014

Obit: Dr. S. Subrahmaniam

Obit: Dr. S. Subrahmaniam

Founder and Hindi teacher at Mylai Hindi Vidyalaya, Dr. S. Subrahmaniam, also known by his pen name ‘Vishnupriya’ passed away on September 29 at the age of 81 years. He spent his early years at Bombay and later joined Southern Railways […]

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