Author Archives: Shraddha S

Grand master Vishy Anand shares his mantra for success

World Chess Champion, Namma Chennai’s Vishwanathan Anand was at Chinmaya Heritage Centre, Chetput on June 29, 2013. The current holder of the World Crown and 5 times World Champion delivered a talk on ‘Winning Edge’.

C. Siva Kumar, from Tanishq Anna Nagar »

A Scribe for the visually challenged

PadmavathyPadmavathy Anand, a homemaker turned social worker is actively championing the cause for the visually challenged people. She is a scribe (Reader / Tutor) for the visually challenged children, aged 6-18 years.
Every Sunday, from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. is the »

Celebrating the second innings of Life

Elders are our heritage and are essential members of our families. Dedicating a day to them is more educative and entertaining.

Interact Club of Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Taylors Road celebrated Elders Day on Oct. 4, 2012 in the school auditorium.

Elders, especially the »

The making of Ganeshas in Chennai

Perhaps, the festival season of the year in India, begins with Ganesh Chaturthi. A string of festivals follow the celebrations of the birth of Lord Ganesha – the supreme God of wisdom and prosperity. It is observed in the Hindu calendar month »

Chinmaya students pray together on the Aradhana day

The Maha Samadhi Day of Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda was observed on August 3, 2012 by the students and staff of Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Taylors Road, Kilpauk in the school auditorium. Swami Chinmayananda, one of the greatest missionary and visionary of our times, »

Riddle of Common Entrance Test – An expert’s opinion

There has been a lot of discussion / debate regarding the proposed system of having one Common Entrance Test for all Engineering colleges in India (including IITs and NITs).
Dr. K. Narasimhan, PhD, Professor, Dept. of Metallurgical Engineering & Materials Science, IIT »

Birds eye-view of Wildlife in and around Chennai

A photo exhibition on “Wildlife in and around Chennai” organised by Madras Naturalists’ Society is now on at Studio Palazzo and Art Gallery in Alwarpet.

A visit to the exhibition on the first day was worth the time spent there. It is »

Know Japan through its stamps

ABK-AOTS DOSOKAI, Tamil Nadu & South India Philatelists Association is jointly organising an exhibition – Cultural and Historical Study of Japan through Japanese Stamps, commemorating 60th anniversary of Japan-India Diplomatic Relationship at ABK-AOTS DOSOKAI, Tamil Nadu Centre, 3rd floor, Chateau D’Ampa, Aminjikarai, »

Aim to preserve the eco-system

The Karuna Club activities of Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Kilpauk branch for 2012-13 was inaugurated on June 23, 2012 in the school campus. Select students from Std. VI to Std. VIII were inducted to be the members of the club.

The young members of »