The 122{+n}{+d}year Remembrance Day of Annamalai Kavirayar will take place on February 10 and 11, at Annamalai Kavirayar Memorial, Chennikulam. The event includes Ganapathy homam, nagaswaram recital, special abishekams, and rendition of songs based on Kavadichindu.

The programme on Feb. 10, 10 a.m. and 1.30 p.m., includes a programme by the students of the Department of Music, Madras University, followed by Premeela Gurumurthy’s talk on ‘Kavadichindu – an analysis’ and Subhash Chandrabose’s talk on ‘Sindhukku Thandhai.’ R.S. Murali, Triplicane, Chennai, and T. Sundaramurthi, founder, Tiruvarul Tiruchabai, Chennai, will be felicitated. Music concerts and symposium form part of the programmes to be held from 2 to 5 p.m. The day concludes with a variety programme and a debate with RJ Krithika Ganesh as moderator.

Competition on Kavadichindhu will be held on February 11 in which students from Annamalai Senior School and Sankarankoil Region School will participate.