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NRI Festival 2013
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23rd Annual Festival
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Website on DKP
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Monthly Program - 2013
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22nd Annual Festival
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Monthly Program - 2012
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17th NRI Festival
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21st Annual Celebration
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Annual Music Competition
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20th Annual Celebration
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HOMAGE TO OUR BELOVED FOUNDER
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PRESS ARTICLES
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HAMSADHWANI    Programs Review (06 -07)
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HAMSADHWANI -Programs Review (05 -06)
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Day Date Time Event  
Saturday 14/01/2012 6.15 pm Inauguration
Veena E.GAYATHRI Lights the Kuthuvilakku
Justice N.V.BALASUBRAMANIAN. Presides
 
Saturday 14/01/2012 6.15 pm SRIRAM PARASURAM
VYASARPADI KOTHANDARAMAN

Patri Satish Kumar
Thanjavur Govindarajan 
violin and
Nadaswaram
Mrudangam
Thavil
Sunday 15/01/2012 5.15 pm  Jayashri Vaidyanathan
Sri Lakshmi Venkatramani
Raghavan Vasudevan
Sunil Kumar
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Kanjeera
Sunday 15/01/2012 6.45 pm  Sangita Kalanidhi  N.RAMANI
M.A.Sundareswaran
R.Ramesh
K.Srivatsa
(in association with Madurai Mani Iyer Birth Centenary Forum)
Flute
violin
Mrudangam
Kanjira
Monday 16/01/2012 5.15 pm Kashyap Mahesh
Karaikal Venkatasubramanim
P.K.Babu
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Monday 16/01/2012 7:00 PM SUBBU ARUMUGHAM -Villisai Pongal  Villupattu
Thursday 19/01/2012 6.15 pm TV.Sundaravalli & Bhavya
Dr.Hemalatha
Hanumanthapuram Bhuvarahan
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Friday 20/01/2012 6.15 pm

Vintage film melodies
Revathy Krishna

M.Manikandan
M.Karthikeyan
G.Suresh
Arumbazghan
K.V.Sridharan
(Compere:K.Sundar)

Veena
Keyboard
Keyboard
Rhythm
Tabla
Special effects
Saturday 21/01/2012 6.15 PM V.Shankaranarayanan
V.Sanjeev
Thanjavur Murughabhoopathy
H.Sivaramakrishnan
Vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Ghatam
DRAMA FESTIVAL
Day Date Time Event 
Sunday 22/01/2012 6.45 pm DEDICATED to T K Shanmugam's Birth Centenary year
Dummies Drama  presents -Shyamalam by Sreevathson
Monday 23/01/2012  6.45 pm Sowmya presents T.V.Radhakrishnan in Karuppu Aadugal
Tuesday 24/01/2012 6.45 pm Chennai Navabharath presents Koothapiran'sKasikku Pona Ganapathy
Wednesday 25/01/2012  6.45 pm Mother Creations C.V.ChandraMohan  presents  Swaasam 
Thursday 26/01/2012 6.45 pm UAA presents Y.Gee .Mahendra in Naadagam 
Friday 27/01/2012 6.45 pm Stage Creations presents Kathadi Ramamurthy in Neengale Sollunga
Saturday 28/01/2012 6.45 pm  Crazy Creations presents Crazy Mohan & Crazy Balaji in Chocolate Krishna
Sunday 29/01/2012 6.45 pm Natakapriya presents S.Ve.Shekar's ALWHAA
Monday  30/01/2012 6.45 pm Kala Nilayam presents Yaar Paiyan
February 2012
Day Date Time Event  
Thursday 02/02/2012 5.30 pm VIKRAM RAGHAVAN
M.Rajeev
N.C.Bharadwaj
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Thursday 02/02/2012

7:00 pm

JAYASHRI JAYARAMAKRISHNAN
Kovai Chandran
Guru Raghavendra
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Friday 02/03/2012 6.15 pm Carnatica Brothers-SASHIKIRAN& GANESH
Nagai Muralidharan
K.V.Prasad
K.V.Gopalakrishnan
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
Kanjeera
Saturday 02/04/2012 6.15 pm Dr.VIJAYALAKSHMI SUBRAMANIAM
Charumathi Raghuram
Poongulam Subramaniam
B.S.Purushothaman
Vocal
violin
mrudangam
kanjeera
Sunday 02/05/2012 6.15 pm S.SASHANK
Akkarai Subbulakshmi
Sai Giridhar
K V Gopalakrishnan
Flute
violin
Mrudangam
Kanjeera
Wednesday 02/08/2012 6:00 pm THYAGARAJA ARADHANA
Rendering of Pancharathna Kritis
(Jointly with Lions Club International Dist 324 A-5)
 
Friday 02/10/2012 6.15 pm ARUNA RANGANATHAN
S.P.AnanthaPadmanabha
Melakaveri Balaji
Trichy Murali
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Ghatam
Saturday 02/11/2012 6.15 pm Sangita Kalanidhi T.N.SESHAGOPALAN
Sangita Kalanidhi M.Chandrasekaran
Guruvayur Dorai
Sree SundarKumar
Vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Kanjeera
Sunday 02/12/2012 6.15 pm N.RAVIKIRAN
Delhi Sunderrajan
Tiruvarur Bhakthavatsalam
A.S.Sankar
(Sponsor:T.V.Sundararajan family)
Chitraveena
violin
Mrudangam
Ghatam
Wednesday 15/02/2012 6.15 pm VASUDHA RAVI
Rahul
Guru Raghavendra
Chandrasekara Sharma
vocal
violin
mrudangam
ghatam
Thursday 16/02/2012 6.15 pm RAMAKRISHNAN.MURTHY
V.V.Ravi
Mannargudi Eswaran
K.V.Gopalakrishnan
Sponsor: SAFE Ramabhadran
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Kanjeera
Friday 17/02/2012 6.15 pm RAJI GOPALAKRISHNAN
M.R.Gopinath
Ganapathy Raman
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Saturday 18/02/2012 5.30 pm Hari Krishnan Key Board
Saturday 18/02/2012 6.45 pm O.S.THYAGARAJAN
H.N.Bhaskar
vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
Sunday 19/02/2012 6.15 pm Neyveli SANTHANAGOPALAN
Vittal Ramamurthy
Sangita Kalanidhi Trichy Sankaran
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Monday 20/02/2012 5.30 pm MAHASIVARATHRI Special Programme  
Wednesday 22/02/2012 6.15 pm Meenakshi Hariharan day
Dr.S.SUNDAR & party
Vocal
Thursday 23/02/2012 5.30 pm SWARNA RETHAS vocal
Thursday 23/02/2012 7:00 pm PALLAVI PRASANNA
B.Anantha Krishnan
Nellai Balaji
Madipakkam Murali
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
ghatam
Friday 24/02/2012 6.15 pm ASHOK RAMANI
Nagai Muralidharan
Thanjavur Ramadas
H.Prasanna
in association with Madurai Mani Iyer Birth CentenaryForum 
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
ghatam
Saturday 25/02/2012 6.15 pm K.S.Mahadevan Memorial concert
NITHYASRI MAHADEVAN

I.Sivakumar
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Ghatam
         
Sunday 26/02/2012 6.15 pm Dedicated to Birth Centenary of Banni Bai
VISHAKA HARI
Musical Discourse
March 2012
Day Date Time Event  
Thursday 01/03/2012 6.15 pm R. RAGHAVENDRA  ( Carnatic Idol)
Parur Ananthakrishnan
Trivandrum Balaji
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
Friday 02/03/2012 6.15 PM PADMAVATHI ANANTHAGOPALAN & JAYANTHI KUMARESH
R.Ramesh
Vaikom Gopalakrishnan
(in memory of Sri.S.K.S.SANKARAN & Smt LALITHA SANKARAN)
sponsor: Pragathi Foundations
Veena
Mrudangam
Ghatam
Saturday 03/03/2012 6.15 PM RANJANI & GAYATHRI
Charumathi Raghuraman
K.Arun Prakash
N.GuruPrasad
in memory of Sri G.S.Ramamurthi and Smt Vathsala
sponsor: Pragathi Foundations
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Ghatam

Sunday 04/03/2012 6.15 pm Maharajapuram S. RAMACHANDRAN
Nagai Muralidharan
Mannargudi Eswaran
Pudukottai Ramachandran
(in memory of K.Sundarrajan)
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
ghatam
Thursday 08/03/2012 6.15 pm AISHWARYA SANKAR ( Carnatic Idol)
K.P.Nandini
Sumesh Narayanan
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Friday 09/03/2012 6.15 pm DIKSHITHAR DAY
Thematic  presentation by R.K.SHRIRAM KUMAR and party

(Sponsored by Meenakshi Hariharan Trust)
 
Saturday 10/03/2012 6.15 pm SUDHA RAGHUNATHAN & party
Purandaradasa Aradhana
SRIVIDYA BHUSHANA

S.Varadarajan
T.V.Gopalakrishnan
(Sponsored by Meenakshi Hariharan Trust)
vocal

vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Thursday 15/03/2012 6.15 pm N.J.NANDINI ( Carnatic Idol)
Shraddha Ravindran
Palghat Harinarayanan
Vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Friday 16/03/2012 5.30 pm  JAYALAKSHMI SEKHAR
Mannarkoil Balaji
Veena
Mrudangam
Friday 16/03/2012 7.00 pm V.K.MANIMARAN
Nagai Sriram
Poongulam Subramaniam
Anirudh Athreya
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Kanjira
Saturday 17/03/2012 6.15 pm S.SOWMYA
R.K.Sriram Kumar
Neveli Narayanan
Anirudh Athreya
Sponsor:Ms Uma Sundaram & group, Valmiki Nagar
vocal
violin
mrudangam
Kanjeera
Sunday 18/03/2012 6.15 pm Lalgudi GJR KRISHNAN & Lalgudi VIJAYALAKSHMI
Patri Satish Kumar
K.V.Gopalakrishnan
Violin duet
Mrudangam
Kanjeera
Thursday  22/03/2012 6.15 pm VISHNU DEV NAMBOODRI ( Carnatic Idol)
B.Ananthakrishnan
B.Srivatsan
vocal
violin
mrudangam
Friday  23/03/2012 6.15 pm UGADI
Kuchupidi Dance
to be checked
Saturday 24/03/2012 6.15 pm P.UNNIKRISHNAN
Charumathi Raghuraman
Anantha R.Krishnan
Vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Sunday 25/03/2012 6.15 pm
Presentation of Sathguru Thyagaraja Hamsadhwani award
TO
instituted by Shri.P. Vijaykumar Reddy & Mrs.Preetha Reddy 
 
Wednesday 28/03/2012 6.15 pm D.K.Pattammal Birthday Special programme
GEETHA RAJASEKHAR

Dr.Narmada
Poongulam Subramaniam
A.S.Murali
vocal
violin
mrudangam
ghatam
Thursday 29/03/2012 6.15 pm SUPARNA SANKARAN Hindustani vocal
Friday 30/03/2012 6.15 pm NISHA RAJAGOPAL
V.V.S .Murari
Ganapathy Raman
Chandrasekara Sharma
Vocal
violin
Mrudangam
ghatam
Saturday 31/03/2012 6.15 pm RAMA NAVAMI  PROGRAMME  
April 2012
Day Date Time Event  
Apr-12 01/04/2012 6.15 pm Palghat K.V.Narayanaswami day
Abhishek Raghuram

B.U.Ganesh Prasad
Trivandrum Balaji
Guru Prasanna
(Sponsored by Meenakshi Hariharan Trust)
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Ghatam
Thursday 05/04/2012 6.15 pm AMRUTHA MURALI vocal
Friday 06/04/2012 6.15 pm PRASANNA VENKATRAMAN
S.Varadarajan
K.Arun Prakash
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
GhataM
Saturday 07/04/2012 6.15 pm S.SAKETHA RAMAN
M.A.Sundaresan
Sangita KalanidhiUmayalpuram Sivaraman
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Sunday  08/04/2012 6.15 pm MALA RAMADORAI Hindustani vocal
Monday  09/04/2012 6.15 pm Sundari Ramaswami Day
KUNNAKUDI BALAMURALIKRISHNA

S.D.Sridhar
Shertallai Ananthakrishnan
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Thursday 12/04/2012 6.15 pm Sangita Kalanidhi Sikkil Neela and Sikkil Mala Chandrasekhar Flute
Friday 13/04/2012 6.15 pm TAMIL NEW YEAR Special Programme
GAYATHRI VENKATRAGHAVAN

M.A.Krishnaswami
Neyveli Skandasubramaniam
Alathur Rajaganesh
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
Ghatam
Saturday 14/04/2012 6.15 pm CHO'S play presented by United Visuals TV Varadarajan in Enru Thaniyum Indha Sudhandira Daagam Tamil drama

 
Sunday 15/04/2012 6.15 pm SIKKIL GURUCHARAN
S.Varadarajan
Tiruvarur Bhakthavtsalam
Vaikom Gopalakrishnan
vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
Ghatam
Dec 2012
Day Date Time Event  
Sunday 16/12/2012 6.15 pm
 
 
 
 
 
6.45 pm
Inauguration
Ms Jennifer McIntyre
Consul General, US Consulate Inaugurates
GRAND BHARATHA NATYAM Presentation by
ARTISTES OF KALAKSHETRA FOUNDATION
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bharatha Natyam
         
Monday 17/12/2012 5.30 pm Karthik Raju-USA
Ashwin Ramanathan-USA
Sai Nivaeithan-Australia
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7:00 pm R.Tara -USA
Neela Jayakumar
Jayakumar
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
Tuesday 18/12/2012 5.30 pm Rohit Chandrasekhar-USA
Ravi Srinivasan-USA
Udipi Balakrishnan
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7:00 PM Geetha Sundaresan-Muscat
K.J.Dileep
Kiran Vangipuram-USA
vocal
violin
Mrudangam
         
Wednesday 19/12/2012 5.30 pm Arvind Sriram -USA
Shraddha Ravindran
J.Aravind
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7:00 PM Asha Ramesh -USA
Akkarai Sornalatha
Rohan Krishnamurthy-USA
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
Thursday 20/12/2012 5.30 pm Sahana Vasudevan-USA
Murali Pavithran-USA
Vignesh Venkatraman-USA
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7:00 pm Jayanth Krishnamurthy-USA
Murali Pavithran-USA
Kiran Vangipuram-USA
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
Friday 21/12/2012 5.30 pm VighnaRaja-Malaysia
Sriram Sridhar
Sai Sarangan -Australia
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7:15 pm Lalgudi Srimathi Brahmanandam & Anuradha Sridhar (USA)
Sriram Brahmanandam-USA
Alathur Rajaganesh
Violin duet
Mrudangam
Kanjeera
         
Saturday 22/12/2012 4.15 pm - 5.45 pm Dr.Sanjay Subramaniam-USA
SP.AnanthaPadmanabha
Akshay Anantha Padmanabhan
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    5.45pm - 7.10 pm Raghavan Manian -USA
Anayampatti Venkatasubramaniam
Umayalpuram Bhairav-USA
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7:15 pm- 9 pm Driti Vaidyanathan-UK Bharatha Natyam
         
Sunday 23/12/2012 4.15 pm - 5.45 pm Sruti Sarathy-USA
K.Gokul
Kalyan Shencottah
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    5.45pm - 7.10 pm Guhan Venkatraman-USA
Vignesh Venkatraman-USA
Adambakkam Shankar
Veena
Mrudangam
         
    7:15 pm Nirupama Vaidyanathan-USA Bharatha Natyam
         
Monday 24/12/2012 5.30 pm Shankar Ramani -USA
Arunachala Karthik
Rohan Krishnamurthy-USA
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7:00 pm Poornasri Srivatsan & Madhumita Kumar -Nigeria Bharatha Natyam
         
Tuesday 25/12/2012 4.15 pm - 5.45 pm Anupama Bhagwat
Hindustani recital
Sitar
 
         
    5.45 pm to 7.10 pm Yamini Ramesh -Muscat
Kalyani Shankar
Sanjay Subramaniam-USA
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7.15 pm- 9 pm Roopa Mahadevan (USA)& party Vocal
         
Wednesday 26/12/2012 5.30 pm Vaaraki Vijayaraj (Canada)
Jayanthi Keshav
P.K.Babu
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7.00 pm Srinidhi Sridharan-Canada
Jayanthi Keshav
Umayapuram Bhairav-USA
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
Thursday 27/12/2012 5.30 pm Nalini Krishnan -USA
Neela Jayakumar
Jayakumar
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7.00 pm GURUVAYUR USHA-Malaysia Bharatha Natyam
         
Friday 28/12/2012 5.30 pm Latha Murali-Oman
Meera Rajkumar
Rajkumar
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7.00 pm M.Yogeswaran-Germany
Neyveli Radhakrishnan
Neyveli Ramkumar
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
Saturday 29/12/2012 5.30 pm Vivek Thyagarajan-USA
Ashwin Ramanathan-USA
Sanjay Subramaniam-USA
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7.00 pm Sutikshina Veeravalli-USA Bharatha Natyam
         
Sunday 30/12/2012 5.30 pm Sindhu Natarajan- Canada
Aditi Krishnaprakash
Akshay Anand
Vocal
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7.00 pm Harini IndraKrishnan -USA Bharatha Natyam
         
Monday 31/12/2012 5.30 pm Vishal Sapuram-USA
KamalaKiran Vinjamuri-USA
Sridhar Chari-Australia
Chitra Veena
Violin
Mrudangam
         
    7.00 pm Vimala Eswar-Dubai Kuchupidi
         
Tuesday 01/01/2013 6.00 pm HAMSADHWANI R.RAMACHANDRAN BIRTHDAY REMEMBRANCE CONCERT &
Presentation of Hamsadhwani R.Ramachandran Award of Excellence
to
Sanskrit College, Chennai
         
      Thematic presentaion of Sanskrit compositions by
SRIRAM PARASURAM & party
Carnatic & Hindustani vocal
Concert sponsor: Hanrag Group of Companies
Vocal
         
      Concert sponsor: Hanrag Group of Companies