Events of the month
61st Art and Dance Festival
61st Gokulashtami Sangeetha utsavam
Dr.Umayalpuram K.Sivaraman confering the title 'Sangeetha Choodamani' on Thiruvaarur Bakthavathsalam during the Inaugural function of 61st Gokulashtami Sangeetha Utsavam (06.08.16).Venkatesh, grandson of B.Krishnamoorthi receives on behalf of B.Krishnamoorthi , the 'Aacharya Choodamani' Award.R.Seshasayee, Chairman, Infosys and Indusind Bank , Dr.Nalli, Cleveland V.V.Sundaram, Y.Prabhu , Nandini Ramani & R.Venkateswaran look on.
Sri R.T.chari, Managing Director of Tag Corporation, Chennai confering the title 'Yagnaraman Living Legend Award' on Violin Maestro Dr.M.Chandrasekaran and 'Yagnaraman Award of Excellence' on Sri Ramakrishnan Murthy, Sri V.Sanjeev and Sri J.B.Sruti Sagar. Dr.Nalli, President, SKGS, Sri Y.Prabhu,General Secretary, SKGS, and Sri R.Venkateswaran, Joint Secretary look on.
15th Namasankeerthana Vizha Award Function
In the benign Presence of His Holiness Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal of Sri Kanchi Mutt, 'SKGS Sankeerthana Choodamani' Award was confered on Smt.Kanthimathi Santhanam, during the Valedictory function of 15th Namasankeerthana Vizha in association with Integrated Academy For Performing Arts and Bhagavatha Seva Trust. Dr.Nalli, R.Venkateswaran, Y.Prabhu and N.Kamakodi look on.
Inaural Day of 60th Art & Dance Festival
’Yagnaraman Centre for Performing Arts (YCPA), was declared open by Smt.Priyadarsini Govind, Director, Kalakshetra Foundation, on the Inaural Day of 60th Art & Dance Festival (20.12.15). Smt.Priyadarsini Govind, Dr.Saroja Vaidyanathan, Smt.Nandini Ramani, Dr.Nalli Kuppuswami Chetti, Sri Y.Prabhu, Sri S.Ramasubramaniam, Sri R.Sridhar, Dr.Va.Ve.Su and Sri K.Vaidyanathan, Editor Dinamani.
‘Natya Kala Mani’ award was confered on Melattur Sri .S.Natarajan
During the Inaugural day of 35th Natya Kala Conference (26.12.15), ‘Natya Kala Mani’ award was confered on Melattur Sri S.Natarajan, Melattur Bhagavata Mela, by ‘Nritya Choodamani’ Smt.Chitra Visweswaran, Member Secretary, Tamil Nadu Eyal Isai Nataka Mandram. ‘Nritya Choodamani’ Smt.Swapnasundari, Sri Y.Prabhu and Sri R.Venkateswaran look on.
Valedictory day of 35th Natya Kala Conference
During the Valedictory day of 35th Natya Kala Conference (29.12.15), ‘Natya Kala Visaaradaha’ award was confered on Sri V.A.K.Ranga Rao, Kuchipudi Exponent, Critic, by ‘Nritya Choodamani’ Prof.C.V.Chandrasekar. ’Nritya Choodamani’ Smt.Swapnasundari, Sri Y.Prabhu and Sri R.Venkateswaran look on.
81st Jayanthi Celebration of Pujyasri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal, Sri Krishna Gana Sabha honours
Dr.L.Mahadevan, Sri Komal Venkatrama Sroutigal, Ramayana K.V.Srinivasan, Sri Indra Soundarrajan and Thanjavur Sri N.Srinivasan with 'SKGS Diamond Jubilee Spl.Award for Ayurvedam, Vaideeka Choodamani, Upanyasa Choodamani, Pravachana Choodamani and Harikatha Choodamani respectively, Sri K.Jayaramakrishnan, Vice President, TCS confering the awards in the benign presence of Pujyasri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal R. Venkateswaran look on.
- Guru Kaaraikkudi R. Mani's 70th Birthday Celebration
2nd August 2015 - Felicitation Function of Thanjavur Ramadas
Celebration on his musical Journey spanning over 4 decades
Sri V.Narasimhan, Secretary, Asthika Samajam presenting the citation and cash purse during the felicitation function to Thanjavur Ramadas for his Musical journey spanning over four decades. Y.Prabhu, Palakkad Sri T.R.Rajaraman and R.Venkateswaran look on.
1st August 2015 - Choodamani Awards during Inauguration of 60th Gokulashtami Sangeetha Utsavam