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How humour meets magic
Delving into the special charm of Crazy team’s ‘Chocolate Krishna.’


His own man
Aamir Khan on the choice of topics for his films.
Interview

Role call
Vishal is gung-ho about his forthcoming cop film ‘Sathyam.’
Columns

Of trends and traditions
The two expressions are simple and familiar but have intricate connotations.
My Favourite Raga
“I have so many favourite ragas and enjoy each one depending upon the situation or expression they depict,” begins Shanta Dhananjayan.

“For instance Kaanada. This raga can express pathos or anger according to the theme ...
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In the City

‘Daayinee, The Eternal Giver,’ a dance presentation by Kavitha Ramu, Lavanya Sankar,

Sujatha Mohan, Saradha Sethuraman and Students of Kalasadhanalaya. Chreography:

Revathi ...
Cinema

Batman battles foes again
It is a sequel to ‘Batman Begins,’ and it reunites director Christopher Nolan and actor Christian Bale, who reprises the role of Bruce Wayne/ Batman. ‘The Dark Knight,’ to be released on July 18, is based on comic book ...
Film Review

Savour the period flavour
Cast: Vineeth, Keerthi Chawla, Akshaya, Manorama, Sarathbabu, Kovai Sarala, Ganja Karuppu, Thalaivasal Vijay, Sriranjani, Balasingh and Udaya.

Storyline: A love triangle involving a sculptor and two damsels. ...


Screenplay, a sixer
Storyline: It’s just a story of the jilted lover, till the hero gets to know his brother’s past.

Bottomline: Different, but woe! the climax!

The verdict is that Thirumurugan’s debut (‘Em ...


Bloody trip to the past
Storyline: Influenced by avaricious, small time politicians, a group of gullible young men go astray. The results prove disastrous.

Bottomline: Sometimes brisk, sometimes boring!

Set in the 1980s for the most part, ...
On Location

Heady mix of love and youth
The lead pair will steal hearts, says the director of ‘Siva Manasula Sakti.’
Personality

Who after Higgins Bhagavatar?
He was welcomed at Tiruvaiyaru and city sabhas arranged full-scale concerts where he endeared himself to the listeners.
Music

Rendered with perfection
This CD contains a compilation of exclusive compositions of Purandaradasa.
Arts & Crafts

An artistic legacy
Watch Surya Narayan Sathpathi create masterpieces on palm leaf.
Heritage

Constitution 1,000 years ago
A perfect electoral system existed, inscriptions found in Uthiramerur reveal.
Events

Obeisance to maestro
After veterans paid homage to A. Sundharesan, Neyveli Santhanagopalan offered a vintage concert.


MSV, mighty and marvelled
Recently Manava Seva Kendra, Bangalore, founded by Poojyasri Viswanath Guruji celebrated the 56th birthday of its founder, at Kamarajar Arangam.

Manayangath Subramanian Viswanathan, popularly known as MSV, was conferred the title ...


Jubilee time at JACW
Celebrations begin tomorrow with the staging of Dayinee, a dance-drama, at the Museum Theatre.
Every number rocked!
The musical tribute to Kishore Kumar kept the audience applauding throughout.
Miscellany


Tv Serials

Serials

Stay tuned to watch the finals of ‘Ennodu Paattu Paadungal,’ to be aired on Jaya TV, July 13 and 20, 20.00. Music director Ramesh Vinayagam joins as the special judge to evaluate the performance ...



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