Inaugural function of 62nd Art festival
Vadhikesari Azhagiya Manavala Jeer Swamigal, Kanchipuram Inaugurated the festival and renders his Anugraha Bhashanam. Sri N.Gopalaswami, Chairman ,Kalakshetra, Former Chief Election Commissioner, confering the award 'Nritya Choodamani' on Smt.Rama Vaidyanathan and 'Aacharya Choodamani' award on Smt.Srekala Bharath Dr.Nalli Kuppuswami Chetti, Saashwathi Prabhu look on.
62nd Art Festival
Sankeerthana Choodamani Award Function
Upanyasa, Vaideeka and Harikatha Choodamani awards were confered on Dr.NY.Sivaramakrishna Ghanapatigal, Dr.M.V.Ananthapadmanabhachariar and Smt.Girija Ramaswamy respectively by YCPA & SKGS Trust in the Holy Presence of Pujyasri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal and Pujyasri Sankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Swamigal during the 83rd Jayanthi Celebration of Pujyasri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal.
Inaugural Function of 62nd Gokulashtami Sangeetha Utsavam
Hon'ble Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Sri E S L Narasimhan confering the award 'Sangeetha Choodamani' on Dr.Nithyasree Mahadevan and 'Aacharya Choodamani' on Padmavathy Ananthagopalan. J.Balasubramaniam, FCA ,President JB Cultural Foundation, N.Kamakodi, M.D.& CEO ,City Uniion Bank Ltd, Dr.Nalli Kuppuswami Chetti, Writer Sivashankari ,Y.Prabhu and R.Venkateswaran look on.
SKGS Yagnaraman Living Legend Award
Yagnaraman July Fest 2017
Book Release function on 20.12.16
As a part of 'Tamil Valartha Sandror' Series , the book 'Thamizhar Mukangal' written by Dr.Va.Ve.Su was released by Dr.Nalli Kuppuswami Chetti at Sri Krishna Gana Sabha on 20.12.16.Sri V.Balasubramanian, Sri Y.Prabhu,Dr.Nalli Kuppuswami Chetti,Sri J.Balasubramanian, FCA,,President,JB Cultural Foundation,Dr.Va.Ve.Su and Senior Journalist Sri Maalan
Felicitation Function to Dr.Trichy Sankaran
'Padma Vibhushan Awardee' 'Sangeetha Choodamani' Dr.Umayalpuram K.Sivaraman presenting the Citation to Dr.Trichy Sankaran during Felicitation for Mrudangam Maestro 'Sangeetha Choodamani' Dr.Trichy Sankaran on his 65 years of Musical Journey , on 22nd December 2016 at our Sabha.Cleveland V.V.Sundaram, Dr.Nalli Kuppuswami Chetti, N.Ravikiran, Y.Prabhu and R.Venkateswaran look on.
Padma Vibhushan Awardee' 'Sangeetha Choodamani' Dr.Umayalpuram K.Sivaraman congratulating Dr.Trichy Sankaran during Felicitation
Events of the month
61st Art and Dance Festival
61st Gokulashtami Sangeetha utsavam
Dr.Umayalpuram K.Sivaraman confering the title 'Sangeetha Choodamani' on Thiruvaarur Bakthavathsalam during the Inaugural function of 61st Gokulashtami Sangeetha Utsavam (06.08.16).Venkatesh, grandson of B.Krishnamoorthi receives on behalf of B.Krishnamoorthi , the 'Aacharya Choodamani' Award.R.Seshasayee, Chairman, Infosys and Indusind Bank , Dr.Nalli, Cleveland V.V.Sundaram, Y.Prabhu , Nandini Ramani & R.Venkateswaran look on.
Sri R.T.chari, Managing Director of Tag Corporation, Chennai confering the title 'Yagnaraman Living Legend Award' on Violin Maestro Dr.M.Chandrasekaran and 'Yagnaraman Award of Excellence' on Sri Ramakrishnan Murthy, Sri V.Sanjeev and Sri J.B.Sruti Sagar. Dr.Nalli, President, SKGS, Sri Y.Prabhu,General Secretary, SKGS, and Sri R.Venkateswaran, Joint Secretary look on.
15th Namasankeerthana Vizha Award Function
In the benign Presence of His Holiness Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal of Sri Kanchi Mutt, 'SKGS Sankeerthana Choodamani' Award was confered on Smt.Kanthimathi Santhanam, during the Valedictory function of 15th Namasankeerthana Vizha in association with Integrated Academy For Performing Arts and Bhagavatha Seva Trust. Dr.Nalli, R.Venkateswaran, Y.Prabhu and N.Kamakodi look on.
Inaural Day of 60th Art & Dance Festival
’Yagnaraman Centre for Performing Arts (YCPA), was declared open by Smt.Priyadarsini Govind, Director, Kalakshetra Foundation, on the Inaural Day of 60th Art & Dance Festival (20.12.15). Smt.Priyadarsini Govind, Dr.Saroja Vaidyanathan, Smt.Nandini Ramani, Dr.Nalli Kuppuswami Chetti, Sri Y.Prabhu, Sri S.Ramasubramaniam, Sri R.Sridhar, Dr.Va.Ve.Su and Sri K.Vaidyanathan, Editor Dinamani.
‘Natya Kala Mani’ award was confered on Melattur Sri .S.Natarajan
During the Inaugural day of 35th Natya Kala Conference (26.12.15), ‘Natya Kala Mani’ award was confered on Melattur Sri S.Natarajan, Melattur Bhagavata Mela, by ‘Nritya Choodamani’ Smt.Chitra Visweswaran, Member Secretary, Tamil Nadu Eyal Isai Nataka Mandram. ‘Nritya Choodamani’ Smt.Swapnasundari, Sri Y.Prabhu and Sri R.Venkateswaran look on.
Valedictory day of 35th Natya Kala Conference
During the Valedictory day of 35th Natya Kala Conference (29.12.15), ‘Natya Kala Visaaradaha’ award was confered on Sri V.A.K.Ranga Rao, Kuchipudi Exponent, Critic, by ‘Nritya Choodamani’ Prof.C.V.Chandrasekar. ’Nritya Choodamani’ Smt.Swapnasundari, Sri Y.Prabhu and Sri R.Venkateswaran look on.
81st Jayanthi Celebration of Pujyasri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal, Sri Krishna Gana Sabha honours
Dr.L.Mahadevan, Sri Komal Venkatrama Sroutigal, Ramayana K.V.Srinivasan, Sri Indra Soundarrajan and Thanjavur Sri N.Srinivasan with 'SKGS Diamond Jubilee Spl.Award for Ayurvedam, Vaideeka Choodamani, Upanyasa Choodamani, Pravachana Choodamani and Harikatha Choodamani respectively, Sri K.Jayaramakrishnan, Vice President, TCS confering the awards in the benign presence of Pujyasri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal R. Venkateswaran look on.
- Guru Kaaraikkudi R. Mani's 70th Birthday Celebration
2nd August 2015 - Felicitation Function of Thanjavur Ramadas
Celebration on his musical Journey spanning over 4 decades
Sri V.Narasimhan, Secretary, Asthika Samajam presenting the citation and cash purse during the felicitation function to Thanjavur Ramadas for his Musical journey spanning over four decades. Y.Prabhu, Palakkad Sri T.R.Rajaraman and R.Venkateswaran look on.
1st August 2015 - Choodamani Awards during Inauguration of 60th Gokulashtami Sangeetha Utsavam