Events: classes, sale, food, art, music, workshops


Shree Prakash Cultural Heritage And Research Centre is conducting weekly classes in Annamacharya Anjaneya Nrisimha Sankeertanas on Sundays between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. at Chebiam, 7/4, 2nd main Road, R. A. Puram. Open to all. Ph: 2461 2291/ 98844 24988.

‘Dance hour with Athma Laya’ is a one hour weekly session for women. The dance form is Bharathanatyam followed by a process of meditation. There is no upper age limit. Prior knowledge of any dance form is not essential. Classes will be conducted in Mylapore from October 2012. For details call 98849 53013 or log on to

A weekly Yoga (Asana, Pranayama) programme will be conducted at  Samskrita Bharati Hall, 5, 7th Street, Radhakrishnan Salai, for 2 months on every Sunday from October 7 between 7 a.m. and 8 a.m. For women on every Wednesday at Mylapore Club, 39, Luz Church Road, for 2 months from October 3 from 10.15 a.m. to 11.15 a.m. Classes will be conducted by Pujya Swamini Satyavratananda. For details call 2432 8087/ 90947 54234.

Bamakrishnan is conducting Narayaneeyam classes at Sringeri Jagadguru Pravarchana Mandiram hall, R. A. Puram from Sep.29 on Saturdays and Sundays. It is a seven month course and will be conducted from 3p.m. to 5p.m.  All ladies are welcome. For details call 97909 44800.


Anamika is having a sale of festive wear saris, salwars, blockprinted davani & pavadai sets and jewellery on Sep.29 and 30. It will be open from 10.30 a.m. to 8 p.m. at C. P. Art Centre, 1, Eldams Road. Ph: 89394 13174 / 92821 05960.


Hotel Deccan Plaza, R. H. Road is presenting a Punjabi food festival at its Olive’s restaurant. It includes dishes like pindi chole, dal maharani, and makki di roti. On till Sep.30. Ph: 98849 32022.

Mahamudra, a restaurant at Luz Curch Road, Mylapore has organised Kozhukattai festival. Cholam, Kudumullu and Paal Kozhukattai are also on the menu. On till Sep.30. Ph: 4353 5555.

Teppan at 146/537, TTK Road has organised Sushi festival. The menu includes oishi kyuuri maki.For reservations call 3221 6635.

Hotel Savera will present Guntur food festival till Oct.7. It is located at 146, Dr. R. K. Salai. Ph: 2811 4700.


Gallery Sri Parvati is organising a 2 – day workshop on dry pastel painting. It will be held on October 6 and 7 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The workshop will be conducted by a senior artist. Course fee is Rs.500. For details call 2435 3341, 98840 75453. It is located at 28/160, Eldams Road.


Nadasangamam, music wing of Narada Gana Sabha is organising music workshops named ‘Vaggeyakara’ and ‘Kriti Parichaya’, to be held on Sep.29. by Suguna Varadachari. Contribution of Patanam Subramanya Iyer will be the focus. It will be held from 10 a.m. onwards at the sabha premises at TTK Road. Registration fee is Rs.100. Ph: 98400 88781.

All India Radio, Chennai is organising is organising Hindustani and Classical music concerts at its multi-track studios on Sep.29. from 6 to 8.15 p.m. Pt. Brij Narayan (sarod), Pt. Madam Mishra (tabla) will perform at 6 p.m. and M. K. Shankaran Namboothri will perform at 7.15 p.m.