Category Archives: City Roundup

Independence Day in corporate house in Gummidipoondi

Hi-Tech Carbon, Gummidipoondi, a unit of Aditya Birla group, celebrated independence day in a grand manner and also extended a social work.

Mr. P.Rajesh Sankar, Unit Head, SKI HI-Tech Carbon hosted the flag anf has addressed the gathering. He said, “We should »

SKI HI-Tech Carbon Township Gummidipoondi celebrates Krishna janmashtami

On the occasion of Krishna Janmashtmi, matka breaking is a ritual that is in practice all over India. There was one here too in Chennai’s neighbourhood, HI-Tech Township, Gummidipoondi.

The celebrations began with bhajans at 9 p.m. followed by aarti at 11.45p.m. »

Janmashtami celebrations at Gaudia Mutt, Royapettah

The pleasant morning of Aug. 17, 2014 witnessed the Janmastami celebrations of the Gaudiya Mutt, Royapettah, Chennai. Devotees thronged in large numbers to attend the celebrations. The day commenced with the mangala Arthi and witnessed interesting events and programmes. The Mutt had »

A Cricket book in Sanskrit

Chinmaya Mission, Chennai has initiated a unique project titled ‘Speak Sanskrit through Sports’ to promote Sanskrit, an ancient, simple and beautiful language of India. The programme is one of the activities in the celebration of the birth centenary of Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda. »

Sing and learn with the Expert

Sunitha Sarathy, a vocal expert and noted playback singer, is conducting vocal classes from July 2014 for all age groups in Thiruvanmiyur.

sunitha_sarathy1The classes are aimed at putting the best voice in us forward. In her classes, Sunitha teaches the basics of »

Community Activities at Madras Kali Bari Temple in West Mambalam

Constructed on the lines of the Kali temple in Kolkata, a temple in West Mambalam neighbourhood is the Madras Kali Bari temple. Apart from worship, people from the community visit the temple for other reason. The temple offers medical assistance to the »

Discussion on parenting in Kolathur neighbourhood

Delegates from the Parent Circle, a monthly magazine for young parents, conducted a Happy Parenting Workshop at Vasantham Arts Academy on June 28, 2014. The purpose of this workshop is to facilitate parents to bring up children as better students and moreover »

The diet quenchers for the walkers

Hot summer or cool winter, herbal juice is ready for the diet quenchers at this park in the K K Nagar neighbourhood.

Early morning any one passing by Shivan park in K.K.Nagar, cannot miss the banner printed in Tamil as ‘Agathiyar Kumari »

City Youth take up social activities

The 7th of June was not yet another day for the nine volunteers from Adiuva, an NGO in Chennai. The volunteers were mostly high school children from classes XI and XII who enthusiastically participated and spent the day with the special children »