Archive for September, 2008

ONAM FEAST WITH INPATIENTS OF MENTAL INSTITUTE KILPAUK CHENNAI

Saturday, September 13th, 2008

First time a Malayali Assn. in the world  celebrating Onam in a Mental Hospital by giving Onam feast to the inpatients numbering approx.3000 at Kilpauk Mental Health Instt., Medavakkam Tank Road,  Chennai 600010, India.   HAPPY ONAM  BY GIVING HAPPINESS TO OUR SICK  BROTHERNS    or   / THE BROTHERNS, RECOVERED FROM SICK BUT UNLUCKY TO REMAIN IN THE SICK WARDS.   This great onam celebrations arranged by our Perambur branch of Madras Kerala Samaj which will be inaugurated by the Hon.Mayor of Chennai Corporation, Thiru.Ma.Subramani on 14.9.08 at 11am.  Perambur Secy.Mr.P.Sudhakaran, Chairman Sri.V.Sivasankaran, President Mr.P.Parameswaran,  Treasurer Mr.Nirmalkumar, will lead the programmes with the assistanace of Madras Kerala Samaj Central Office.

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ONAM CELEBRATED

Saturday, September 13th, 2008

Mr. Suresh Krishna  an alumini of Samajam’s Kerala Vidyalayam School, now the famous serial-cinema star (Karumadikuttan, Rajamanickam,  now in Pazhassiraja script by MT), attended the Onam celebration on 12.9.08 at Dr.C.R.Krishnapilla Hall as Chief Guest.   Mr.Gokulam Gopalan Guest of Honour, President of All India Malayalai Assn.,  Mr.M.Sivadasanpillai, Chairman of Madras Kerala Samaj, Mr.V.Ravunni Menon, Mr.Janardhanan Premier Health Centre were addressed the gathering.President of the Samaj, Dr.TMR Panicker, presided the function. Kumblangad Unnikrishnan welcomed the  members and all friends of Madras Kerala Samaj and vote of thanks by  Mr.N.Sreedharan, treasurer of samaj.

From OnaaGhosham - 2008

Students of Kerala Vidyalaya, staged their first programme beautifully choriographed by Ms.Priya Krishnadas, based on the Malayalam poems connected with onam,  Malayalam folk songs by Vayalpura Pattusangham of Samaj, cinimatic dance by Ramya Narayanan,  and Veena were  very much attracted by the full packed audience of the hall.   Finally the  Drama, “Daivathinte Sontham Nattil” written by Mr.Rubesh Ravi and Directed by Sri.K.K. Sudheer.    A colourful cultural programme on the Thiruvonam day presented by Madras Kerala Samajam at its 70th year of service to society in Chennai.

Maveli Naadu Vaaneedum Kaalam

Manusharellaarum Onnupole

Aamodathode Vasikkum Kalam.

INAUGURATION OF ONAMFAIR - 06-09-08

Saturday, September 6th, 2008

“ONAM CHANDHA”, the Onam Fair has been inaugurated at Madras Kerala Samaj by Sri.Princeson Jose,

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The fair’s first sale was commenced officially by Sri.Gokulam Gopalan and received by Sri.K.V.Mohandas.

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With regard to the inauguration, Kerala Vidyalayam students performed traditional art forms like Margam Kali, Oppana,  Kaikottikali .

Wayanaadan Nendran (banana), banana chips, pickles, Handloom kasavu sarees,  Palada, etc.  The fair arranged the sales at cost prize by Samaj as part of its social services.dsc00422.JPGOnachanda convenor  Mr.MKA Azeez welcomed the gathering.  Chairman Dr.T.M.R.Panicker,  Sri.K.V.Nair,  Sri.K.V.Mohandas,  Sri.Ambika Balan  Sri.K.V.V.Mohanan, Sri.K.P.K.Sankaran Nambiar, Sri.Guruvayoorappan Balan,  Ln.K.S.Gopalan, Sri.N.Sreedharan were felicitated the function. Vote of thanks by  Sri.P.K.Balakrishnan, Jt.Secretary  of  the Samaj.

Really it was a colorful start by Keralaites  to welcome Onam. Onamfair will be available till 11th September ; 8p.m.    Onam celebrations will be on 12th at 4.30 pm.  Sri.Suresh Krishna Malayalam film star will be the Chief Guest.

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