Wednesday, March 30, 2011

BHARATANATYAM: CONTINUITY, CONFORMITY AND CHANGE (PART 1 of 2)

Please Note the Change in Date and Time:

Swarnamalya's talk (Part 1 of 2) is now rescheduled to Sunday (April 3rd) at 5 pm.  

தமிழ் பாரம்பரியம்
(Tamil Heritage)
invite you and your friends to a lecture on
BHARATANATYAM: CONTINUITY, CONFORMITY AND CHANGE (PART 1 of 2)
by
SWARNAMALYA
at 5.00pm on Sunday, 3rd, April, 2011
at Vinobha Hall, Thakkar Bapa Vidyalaya, T Nagar.

Monday, March 7, 2011

ஆனந்தரங்கப் பிள்ளை பற்றி சா. கந்தசாமி - வீடியோ

தமிழ் பாரம்பரிய அறக்கட்டளை சார்பாக சென்னை தியாகராய நகர், வெங்கட்நாராயணா சாலையில் உள்ள தக்கர் பாபா பள்ளியில் தமிழ் எழுத்தாளர் சா. கந்தசாமி, 18-ம் நூற்றாண்டில் புதுச்சேரியில் வாழ்ந்த துபாஷ் ஆனந்தரங்கப் பிள்ளை பற்றி ஆற்றிய உரை:

Friday, March 4, 2011

ஆனந்த ரங்கப்பிள்ளை பற்றி சா. கந்தசாமி

தமிழ் பாரம்பரியம்
(Tamil Heritage)
invite you and your friends to a lecture on
ஆனந்த ரங்கப்பிள்ளை
by
 சா. கந்தசாமி 
at 5.30pm on Saturday, 5th, March, 2011
at Vinobha Hall, Thakkar Bapa Vidyalaya, T Nagar.
Abstract:

Ananda Rangapillai's autobiography is one of the foremost in India.  From 1736 to 1761 he has very interestingly documented personal and public events every day in his diary.  He was born in Chennai in 1709, and moved to Pondicherry when he was 10 years old, where his father was involved in business and later became a dubhashi to a French Governor.  Ananda Rangapillai has documented politcs, social life, business events, war, religious events, natural phenomenon, etc.  In 1904, his diary was translated in English in 10 volumes.  In 1924, வ.வே.சு. ஐயர் published portions of his diary in Balabharathi Magazine.  From 1948 to 2005, Pondichery Govt., has released 12 volumes of his autobiography in tamil.

About the Speaker:  Sa. Kandasami won the Sahitya Academy Award for the Novel விசாரணை கமிஷன் in 1998.  He is a prolific writer who has been writing short stories, novels, and essays for over 50 years.  He has written 9 novels and 150 short stories.  His most important work is சாயாவனம்.  He has won both Kalaimamani and Tamil Nadu Government Awards.  He was born in Myiladuthurai in 1940 and is living in Chennai since 1954.  

RSVP:
A. Annamalai: Gandhi Study Centre - gandhicentre@gmail.com; 94441-83198
Badri Seshadri: Kizhakku-p-padippakam - badri@nhm.in; 98840-66566
TK Ramachandran, IAS - tkramachandranias@hotmail.com; 99406-41144
S. Kannan: Bank of Baroda - 2498 5836
S. Swaminathan: Marg Constructions - sswami99@gmail.com; 2467 1501
R. Gopu, writergopu@yahoo.com, 98417-24641
T. Sivasubramanian, siva.durasoft@gmail.com, 98842-94494