Tamil Heritage Trust is a non profit organization run by a group of heritage enthusiasts, and we are registered in Chennai. We organize monthly talks, pechu kacheris and site seminars on Indian heritage and culture. We also conduct programs like How to See a Temple, How to See a Museum and Mallai Study Tour. Please visit Tamil Heritage Trust Facebook page to get the latest updates on our events.
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Sunday, July 26, 2009
Silappadikaram -A Travel Epic
The Tamil Heritage Group
is proud to present a talk on
“Silappadikaram -A Travel Epic”
on 1stAugust (Saturday) 2009 at 05.30 pm
atThakkar Bapa Vidyalaya Campus,
58 Venkatanarayana Road,
T.Nagar, Chennai 600 017
Kindy note the change in time:
The programme starts at 5-30 PM instead of 5-00 PM
Silappadikaram – A travel epic
Silappathikaram has been presented focussing on various dimensions like dance, drama, paintings, music and so on. Now, Siva Kumar is trying to bring this as a graphic novel. While working for this, he had gone through a journey along the places where the events in the epic took place. He explains it with the current images of the locations of the journey. Also he describes the way and need of making the graphic novel. The talk will be supported by visuals.
B.Sivakumar is a filmmaker, and has won prestigious Indian National Award and International Awards from London, New York, Canada for his short films. His work is focused on children and environment. Currently he is running an animation studio, working on animation movies and comics.