A sale By Hand, From The Heart will be held on Oct. 25, 26 and 27 at Vinnyasa Premier Art Galery, CIT Colony 1st Main Road, Mylapore. On sale stained glass, paper jewellery, canvas art, western wear. saris, home décor.Open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
A sale of ethinic women wear is on till October 28 at Banas.There will also be a special collection for kids. Banas is at 394 TTK Road, Alwarpet. Ph: 2431 1585.
National Crafts Expo is on at Teja Bhavan, R. K. Mutt Road. On till Oct.29. On display will be exclusive Indian handicrafts, handloom, Jewellery and textile, paintings, artificial jewellery.
Lucky Ganesh located at Abhiramapuram is offering ‘educational tower’ for school children. This is tower made of glass. It cost Rs.50. They also sell a variety of Ganesh images made of glass. Call Santhosh Sivaram at 98410 45258
Focus Art Gallery has an exhibition of artist Nandini Goud. From Oct.20 onwards at the gallery located at TTK Road.
Gallery Sri Parvathy is having a solo art exhibition of artist Neelayathakshi, under the theme ‘She’. At Eldams Road, Alwarpet.
Pastoral Flashback, an art exhibition is on at Vinnyasa Premier Art Gallery. On display are the works of M. Suryamoorthy. On till Oct.30 at 1st Main Road, CIT Colony.
Prakrit Art Gallery at Greenways Road Extn., R. A. Puram is having a group exhibition at its premises. On till Oct.30.
Malgudi restaurant at The Savera is having Navaratri festival. Various types of thalis also available. On till Oct.24. Open for lunch and dinner. Ph: 98410 56078.
Minar restaurant at The Savera is having Qureshis Nematkhana food fest. Offers cuisines from the Indian Frontier and Dum Pukht. Open for dinner only. On till Nov.4.
Mahamudra is having Navaratri fest at its restaurant. Also on now is weekend buffet lunch. At Luz Church Road, Mylapore. Ph: 4353 5555.
Benjarong located at 146, TTK Road is having sea food festival. On till Oct. 21. Ph: 2432 2640.
The Annual Teppam utsavam kicked off at Sri Adi Kesava Perumal Temple on Feb 4 evening.
The chitrakulam tank was lit with colourful serial lights.
On the first day (Feb 4), the teppam took place for Sri Adi Kesava Perumal and Goddesses Sridevi and Bhudevi.
On the second day (Feb 5), Sri Adi Kesava Perumal and Goddess Andal in rangamannar thirukolam were taken in a procession around the Kesava Perumal Streets. The procession stopped in front of a few houses where devotees offered fruits and camphor.
The deity of Sri Pezhalvar with...read more
War Widows Welfare Association, R. A. Puram celebrated Elder’s Day in its premises on Oct.10. Around 50 elders including men and women of the Association, Vishranthi, an old age home at Palavakkam participated in these celebrations. MM. Rajendran, former Governor of Orissa was the chief guest. The President Savitri Vaidi and Vice President Susheela Rajendran were also present. (photo middle left). It was held at ‘Nimmadhi’, Raja Street Extension, R. A. Puram. Ph: 2464 0092. The programme included a magic show by R. Raman.(Photos...read more
Madras Youth Choir (MYC) was founded by late M.B. Srinivasan, a well-known music director and a pioneer in Indian Choral Music. The Choir has started the sub junior category. This is open for children of the age groups 6 to 9. Children will be trained in the art of choral music singing. Classes will be held at Children’s Garden School, Mylapore. MYC is also open for admission to its Junior Group - 10 - 15 years group. Adults and collegians who wish to join the Senior Choir can also contact MYC. For more details call 94449 30517, 99944...read more
Mahima Cultural Center, preschool and playschool located in Mylapore celebrated vijayadasami by organising akshara byasam (rice writing) ceremony for its school children. The children sat on their parents laps and wore on the nellu (rice). The school is located at Nattu Subaraya Street, Mylapore. Ph: 2467 2155.read more
The South Madras (Chennai) Bharat Scouts and Guides, Mylapore had organised a scout and guides pioneering camp at Besant Scout Camping Centre. Students were guides in knotting, lashing and tent pitching session. In the evening students participated in the campfire and presented songs and dramas. S. Shriram Dist Secretary was the chief guest for the campfire. Students also had the opportunity to do the gateway, Monkey Bridge, signaling tower and tree shelter. Cine actor Dilli Babu was the chief guest during the valedictory event. He...read more