Namma Arcot Road event on Feb.26: Talk by Gnani

Reported by Gargi Advaithi The Namma Arcot Road (NAR) community is nearly half year old. It is an initiative by a group of volunteers focussed on making this Arcot Road neighbourhood a happening place. NAR’s events are devised such that, the people of the place enjoy and spend quality time. The list of events includes […]

Talk on Arcot Road temples: on Jan.29

The next event of Namma Arcot Road will be a talk and Power Point presentation on ‘Old Temples around the Arcot Road neighborhood by writer-scholar Dr Chitra Madhavan. Date: Saturday 29 January 2011 Time: 4.30 pm Venue:  Sri Sastha Sangam ( Aiyappan Temple), Ponnambalam Salai, K K Nagar This event is free and open to […]

Lakshman Sruthi orchestra to present music show in Saligramam

A grand light film music concert by the famed and popular Lakshman Sruthi troupe based in Ashok Nagar is planned for Nov.27 evening as part of the Namma Arcot Road organisation’s monthly event for the neighbourhood. The show will be held at the Prasad Studios campus on Arunachalam Road and will be held in one […]

Kutcheri in Saligramam on Nov.14 evening

This Sunday, ( Nov.14) at the Universal Prayer Hall in Saligramam, Mahanthi is hosting a Carnatic music kutcheri of the Thirumalai Brothers ( Embar Kasturi and Srirangachari ). It is at 6.30 pm and free to all. Before this event, students of Mahathi will present a recital. Call 98416 98229 / 9841131564 for more info.

Tamil play in Saligramam on Oct.9, 10 evening

A Tamil play titled ‘Vikramaathithan Kadhai’  written by the famed playwright Na. Muthuswamy and directed by G. Sreedevi is to be staged at M.G.R.Janaki School, (opposite Avichi School), Saligramam. The shows are on Oct 9 and 10, at 7 p.m. daily. Many well known people in the film and literary world have been invited. They […]

Pianist Anil Srinivasan chats, performs in K K Nagar

In his own quiet manner, writer-theatreperson and activist Gnani has been hosting some interesting cultural events around a well at his space in K K Nagar. These events are made known by word of mouth and through SMSes and they attract a select group of people. Gnani has been surprised by the turnout but is […]

Kutcheri on May 9 in Chinmaya Nagar

Sageetha Rasika Sangam  has arranged a Carnatic music kutchery on May 9 evening. Here are the details: Venue:  Sri Varasiddhi Vinayagar temple Hall, Chinmaya Mission Trust, Chinmaya Nagar Stage1 Date and Time:  9th May 2010, Sunday at 7 pm Artistes :   Kasthuri Rangan –Vocal: Anayampatti G Venkatasubramanian – Violin: M S Varadhan  – Mrudhangam This […]

Rama Navami Mahothsavam from Mar.15

The annual Rama Navami Mahothsavam hosted by Sri Rama Bhakatha Jana Sabha based in K K Nagar will be from March 15 to April 20. Discourses will be presented by Dr M V Anantha Padmanabachariyar swami on the Vishnu Sahasaranamam. The well known Cuddalore Gopi Bhagavathar and group will present Harinamasankeerthans on March 22 and […]

Tyagaraja aradhana in Saligramam on Feb.28

Stree Seva Mandir, Saligramam and Mahathi Academy of Music & Dance will conduct Thyagaraja Aaradhana on the 28th February (Sunday) at 6.15 Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, Balaji Nagar, Saligramam. All music lovers are invited to partcipate in the programme For further details please contact Mahathi Academy of Music & Dance,Gurukripa, No 5 Daliya Castle, […]

Vasantha Memorial Trust’s Survivors Day on Feb.14

Vasantha Memorial Trust, Ashok Nagar is hosting its annual Cancer Survivors Day function on Sunday at the Sivagami Petachi auditorium in Luz. Film stars like Prasanna and playback singer S Janaki will take part. There are shows by collegians and some survivors will share their stories to bring a positive sense to all. Call 2471 […]