Author Archives: Aarthi Venkatesh

Tiny talents shine on stage

Arushi (Right) and Saindhavi (Left) with ‘Bombay’ Gnanam, director of the play

Two young artists Arushi Vibu and Saindhavi Prasanna are part of the play Bhaja Govindam, doing popular rounds on the city’s stages recently. The play written, directed and staged by »

Rolled up paper makes colourful jewellery

Hand-made jewellery, made out of paper quilling are flooding the market these days. Their mind-blowing finish and frenzy, colourful designs attract women, especially teens.

Here’s Sudha Krishnakumar, a resident of Triplicane, who makes stunning quilled jewellery, to share her thoughts with us. »

SishMUN 8th edition sees overwhelming participation

Sishya Model United Nations, a MUN conference organized by the Sishya school, Adayar, is one of the biggest MUNs in Chennai. This time the 8th part of the saga was held at this school premises on the Oct 5, 6 and »

Golu gala at Vivekananda Kendra

Navarathri or golu in colloquial terms is far more than simply arranging of mud-dolls in a stand, visiting others’ houses, receiving and giving of gifts which are done for the sake of doing by people these days.

Navarathri means ‘nine nights.’ This »