Koothu festival showcases Batti traditions


A ‘Koothu Festival’ was held at the grounds of Pechiamman Koil outer yard in Uppodai in Kallay recently. Dean of the Faculty of Tamil Prof. M. Selvarasa presided. Professor of the Fine Arts University in Swiss Christie Moshan and Chairperson of Federation of Musicians Maria Doran were guests of honour.  

Uva Sahithya Festival


The second day of the Uva Sahithya Festival commenced in Badulla with pomp on Saturday. Uva Education Minister Vadivel Suresh presided. Indian Deputy High Commissioner Ratha Venkatraman and Eastern Province Education Minister S.Thandauthapany were Chief Guests. There were cultural events. Media people were honoured and students who excelled in contests were awarded with certificates.  

Tamil Vizha at Thellipalali


Thellipallai Tamil Vizha was held at the Lion’s Club Auditorium under the auspices of the Thellipalali Thamil Sangam recently. President of Thellipallai Thamil Sangam S.Sivanandarasa presided, while Secretary Ganesathurai Bhakeerathy delivered the welcome address.






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