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EVENTS

 

EVENTS IN 2017

2017

JANUARY

JANUARY 6-8

National Conference on The Bhagavata Purana : History, Philosophy & Culture - Organised by Department of Philosophy, University of Madras & C.P.R. Institute of Indological Research, Chennai and Supported by Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies, UK, Vishnu Mohan Foundation, Chennai, Indian Council of Historical Research, New Delhi and Indian Council for Cultural Relations, New Delhi.

MARCH

March 4

Lecture demonstration on Yantra, Mantra, Tantra and Natya by Dr. Padmaja Suresh

March 4

The annual Women's Baazar inaugurated by Mrs. Khushbu Sundar and the exhibition will remain open from March 5 - 10, 2017.

 

EVENTS IN 2016

2016

JANUARY

JANUARY 8-9

National Conference on the ICONOGRAPHY of the HINDUS, BUDDHISTS & JAINS 

JANUARY 8-13

Exhibition of ICONOGRAPHY of the HINDUS, BUDDHISTS & JAINS 

JANUARY 23

Workshop on ‘Teaching History’

FEBRUARY
FEBRUARY 13

Lecture by Benoy Behl on ‘Hindu Deities in Japan’

FEBRUARY 13 to 22

Exhibition of ‘Hindu Deities in Japan’ by Benoy Behl

FEBRUARY 18

THE HISTORY OF INDO-ROMAN TRADE IN 10 OBJECTS - a lecture by Dr. Roberta Tomber.

FEBRUARY 20

HINDUISM - A HISTORICAL STUDY - a lecture by Dr. Rekha Pande.

FEBRUARY 27

An illustrated talk on the making of ALAPADMA - The Lotus Unfolds by Dr. Aravinth Kumarasamy.

MARCH
MARCH 8

Presentation of the Golden Jubilee WOMAN ACHIEVER AWARD to Ms. M. BARGAVI DEVENDRA, Hon. Secretary, C.P. Ramaswami Aiyar Foundation and Ms. PRIYAMVATHA P, Deputy Editor, News X TV Channel and inauguration of C.P. Art Centre's ANNUAL WOMEN'S CRAFT BAZAAR.

MARCH 24

Release of the book POPULAR UPRISINGS IN INDIA WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO TAMIL NADU - 1750-1857.

APRIL
APRIL 2

AKSHAYAPATRA - A seminar on the history, variety and cultural aspects of Tamil cuisine.

APRIL 9

THE MADRAS-AMERICAN CONNECTION - A Talk by Mr. S. Muthiah

APRIL 22

The public Viva-Voce Examination of Ms. J. Sumathi

APRIL 22

Exhibition on Cotton Saris of Tamil Nadu

APRIL 23

Seminar on Cotton Saris of Tamil Nadu

JUNE
JUNE 11

An illustrated lecture on TRADITIONAL MYSORE PAINTINGS - An Art Historical Study by Ms. S. Padhmapriya.

JULY
JULY 20

Screening of GODS IN SHACKLES (Winner of Seven Awards) United Nations Nominated Documentary.

AUGUST
AUGUST 1

A lecture on FROM ALEXANDER THE GREAT TO KANISHKA: NUMISMATIC EVIDENCE IN CONSTRUCTING EARLY CENTRAL ASIAN AND INDIAN HISTORY by Dr. Osmund Bopearachchi.

AUGUST 20

SIR C.P. IN MADRAS - a lecture by Shri. V. Sriram

AUGUST 27

a lecture by K.R.A. Narasiah on HISTORY OF MADRAS FROM INDIGENOUS SOURCES AND FOLKLORE.

SEPTEMBER
SEPTEMBER 30

Honouring of Smt. Chitra Visweswaran with the SARASWATHI AWARD - 2016.

OCTOBER
OCTOBER 15

Celebration of 50 Golden Years of The C.P. RAMASWAMI AIYAR FOUNDATION.

NOVEMBER
NOVEMBER 26

A Lecture by Mr. K. Sridharan on CONTRIBUTION OF ARTISANS TO THE HISTORY OF TEMPLES at 10.30 a.m.