Come December each year, melodies abound in Chennai, with kacheris (concerts) held in various parts of the city. But for the last six years, there is a unique kacherithat is held every year, which is music to the ears of heritage enthusiasts,
In Sanskrit, Raksha” means protection, “bandhan” means bound or binding. Raksha-Bandhan, meaning “Knot of Protection” is one of the most important festivals celebrated by Hindus throughout the world. Though in general it portrays pure love between brothers and sister, however.
Dr Chithra Madhavan South India is known for the innumerable temples in every village, town and city. Many of these are several centuries old, with some of the larger temples such as those at Madurai, Srirangam and Chidambaram being the
Lord Vinayaga, a deity adored by all – April 1st, 2006 It was a sunny Sunday. I got into a taxi and it sped through the Singapore’s hot traffic. That was my long journey. To ease off the boredom, I
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Pongal, an important Tamil Festival which is most pre-dominant among the agricultrurists and a most anticipated Festival in the rural areas of Tamil Nadu, has gained its prominence in Singapore too, as BUkit Panjang Community Center organizes in a grand