Maharishi Vidya Mandir, Chetpet Chennai – 31

Pre KG Admissions 2015-16

Online applications will be open from Feb. 9, 2015 from 12 a.m. Online submission of forms will close on Feb. 10, 2015 at 11.59 p.m.

Update: Extended till Feb. 12, 2015

Applications under RTE can be submitted till »

Painting exhibition by children – Feb. 6 to 8, 2015


Five young artists from Cultural Cradle, an art academy in Coimbatore display their paintings in Chennai this weekend.
Budding artists Bhavika Dugar, S. Keerthivaasan, V. Niharika, M.K. Sudarshan and P. Vijay Shankar trained under V. Chandrasekar are winners of painting contests at »

Sherwood Hall Sr. Sec. School, Chetpet Chennai – 31

LKG Admissions 2015-16

Applications will be issued on Feb. 9 and 10, 2015 at the school office. Filled in applications will be received at the school till Feb. 14, 2015.
More details on the school’s website:

School Address:
7, 13th Avenue, »

SBOA wins Coast Guard quiz for school children


Indian Coast Guard Day celebrations include a quiz competition for school children every year. The event organised at the Chennai Port this year held on Jan. 30 was onboard the ship Sarang.
As many as 80 children from 25 schools participated in »

Films and classical dance go together to give a new experience


The show was titled ‘From GR (G. Ramanathan) to AR (A.R. Rahman).’ This dance recital took place at 7.30 pm, on Jan. 17, 2015 at The Music Academy, TTK Road as part of the ‘Thai Utsav.’ This event differed from other Bharatanatyam »

Right to read, a session at The Hindu Lit Fest


In the quest of knowledge and developing their children, more and more parents are sending their wards to school. About 18 crore children go to Corporation schools every year and yet only 25% of children in grade five can read a sentence »

My experience at a classical violin concert


I went to many music performances during the Margazhi season in Chennai. But the one which I liked best was of the famous violinist A. Kanyakumari. The concert took place on December 23, 2014 in the ISKCON Hall, Thiruvanmiyur. I could hear »

St. Bede’s team wins TNCA Under-16 match

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St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Hr. Sec. School’s ‘A’ Team won the TNCA-Hercules Roadeo Inter Schools Cricket Tournament for C. Ramaswamy trophy Under-16.
The team won the match against Don Bosco Matric Hr. Sec.School ‘A’ by six wickets in the finals held on »

Kolattam by Lady Sivaswamy Ayyar School wins best R-Day prize

Students and teachers of Lady Sivaswamy Ayyar School with the award

The efforts and consistent practice by three dozen students of Lady Sivaswamy Ayyar Girls Higher Secondary School, Mylapore won them first prize in the Republic Day Parade in Chennai.

A group of 36 students from class 11 and 12 were trained in »

D.A.V. Girls Senior Sec. School, Gopalapuram, Chennai – 86

LKG Admissions 2015 -16

Application forms will be issued at the school’s Office on Feb. 9 & 10, 2015 from 9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. & 1.30 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.
More info on the school’s website :
School Address: 182, »

Nottuswaras at the Sunday concert in the park by children

A group of eight children from the Veenavadhini Sangita Sampradaya Trust are presenting a mikeless concert featuring the ‘nottuswaras‘ of Muthswami Dikshitar this Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015.

The concert will take place at the Nageswara Rao Park, Luz Mylapore at »

Life begins at 40 or 14? It begins whenever you want it to

Nithya Shanti is an internationally respected spiritual teacher, seminar leader, writer and educator, committed to sharing practical wisdom teachings for happiness and enlightenment in a joyful and transformational way.
Nithya completed an MBA from XLRI, Jamshedpur and then worked in the corporate »

Quiz Festival – Jan. 24 to 26, 2015

Chennai’s Quiz lovers will have busy schedule during the long weekend of January. The Murugappa QFIve Quiz Festival is to run from Jan. 24 to 26, 2015.

The three days will see five quizzes. Quiz Foundation of India and the IIT Madras »