Dance recital

Kala Pradarshini’s Navaratri festival is concluding today with the performances of Diya Murthy (disciple of Sasirekha Rammohan), 5.45 p.m. and the disciples of Yogeswary Savari Raj at 7.15 p.m. The venue is Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore.

Based on planets

On October 2, at the Narada Gana Sabha, TTK Road, Alwarpet, Abhinaya Natyalaya of Guru Krishnakumari Narendran will present ‘Navagraha Ula,’ a dance programme in which 92 dancers will participate, at 6.30 p.m. Special guests are Swami Abhiramananda of Sri Ramakrishna Math, L. Sabarathnam, R. Krishnaswamy, A. Natarajan, Dr. Sarada Nambi Arooran, Leela Shekhar, Bombay Jayashri, Thota Tharrani and L. Ganesan.

Desikan utsavam

The annual Purattasi Thirukettai Mahotsava, birth star of Srimad Adivan Sadagopa Yatindra Mahadesikan, founder of Sri Ahobila Math is being celebrated today, September 25 at Sri Venkata Varadaraja Perumal Koil, Perumbakkam village, Villupuram, called Dakhsina Ahobilam. A shrine was consecrated in 1960 and annual festival is a regular feature. This being the 50th year, special arrangements have been made. Thirumanjanam will be performed to all the deities of the temple located on the Mambazhapattu-Tirukoilur route, 7 km from Villupuram.