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Samskrita Bharati, Chennai is organizing a Short-Film making contest for the College and University Students, on the occasion of Balotsava on 08 August, 2015 at D.G.Vaishnava College, Arumbakkam, Chennai. Theme for the Contest is ‘Samskritam for Samanya’ (Sanskrit for common people).
Short film should be based on any of the following sub-themes:
1. Sanskrit & Indian Culture
2. Sanskrit in Daily Life
3. Sanskrit to Unite India
4. Strengthen your Positive Thoughts
5. Where Women are worshipped, God resides there.
Instructions for the short-film
1. The language of the short film can be Sanskrit, Tamil, English or the mixture of all three,
focused on any above said sub-themes.
2. An institute may submit multiple short film entries, each of 8 minutes duration.
3. The story of the short film must be of your own. It must not be taken from any other short
film or story. If so, then a letter of no objection from the original author must have been
obtained and copy should be submitted to Samskrita Bharati for reference.
4. The short film must not contain any scene screening violence of any human or any
animal, scene showing death of any character in the film. Also it must not contain any
scene, harming the believes of any caste, creed or religion otherwise the film will be
5. The short film must be submitted in digital format which can be opened and played using
Windows Media Player without any additional installations and settings.
6. The short film can be submitted on the spot of Balotsava (08 August, 2015) at
D.G.Vaishnava College. It must be submitted in a DVD. Please check the DVD before
submitting. Short film name and submitting institution’s name must written on the DVD
without fail. (it is ideal to bring the same film on three individual DVDs and a pen drive
7. The Short Film has to be submitted along with the Entry Form. Mentioning the names of
all film crew members in the entry form is compulsory.
8. Prize will be awarded to the three best films. Best entry submitting institutes will receive
the awards. Individual Certificates will be issues to all the crew members of the film.
9. Best Five films will be screened during the Mahasammelanam on 11, 12 & 13 Sep 2015
at Meenakshi College, Kodambakkam, Chennai.
10. Decision of the jury / judges will be the last and final.
11. The short film will also be the property of Samskrita Bharati apart from the original
12. A representative for the Film must be present at the time of screening at Balotsava.
For more details please contact to Samskrita Bharati 8220337148,
email id firstname.lastname@example.org
Please send details using the attached format
As part of the ongoing efforts to conduct around 1008 Dasa dina shibirams in and around Chennai, SamskritaBhararti’s local volunteers at TNagar and Mambalam areas are arranging 10 day shibirams in the following venues. Kindly encourage all your friends and relatives to avail of this opportunity to learn the spoken format of the language.
Samskrita Bharati (Tamilnadu) Cordially invites you to Praśikṣaṇa Śibiram 2015 (10 Days Residential Camp on Bhagavad Gītā & Saṁskṛtam) Date: May 6th 8:00 PM to May 16th 4:00 PM 2015 Venue: Maharishi International Residential School, Sunguwar Chatram, Sriperumbudur Highlights … Continue reading
Samskrita Bharati, Tamilnadu chapter, is conducting a 10 day shibiram on spoken samskritam from 19th February 2015 at various venues in and around Chennai. This is a golden opportunity to learn the divine language at NO COST! The workshops are conducted in a participative environment with full enthusiasm. Kindly encourage all your friends and relatives to make use of this opportunity to learn to speak in samskritam.
No restrictions on caste/religion/gender. Should be above 10 years old.
The shibiram will be followed by regular classes where samskrita grammar will be taught to the students.
The list is attached as an xl file as well as detailed as under.
|SPEAK SAMSKRIT IN JUST 10 DAYS|
|Samskrita Bharathi is conducting FREE 10 days Spoken Samskrita classes|
|•||NO CASTE, CREED, AGE BAR|
|•||NO PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE OF SAMSKRIT REQUIRED|
|•||CLASSES START FROM 19 FEBRUARY 2015|
|•||ALL ARE WELCOME (Pls call now & Register you name in any centre)|
|1||Adambakkam||28, Mohanapuri 4th St. Near: Brindavan nagar||6:30pm – 8pm||9790978749|
|2||Adyar / Gandhinagar||New no.115, old No 48, 4th Main, Gandhinagar, opp. REPCO Bank||10.30- 12-30||9445474837|
|3||Annanagar||Ayyappa Temple, Annanagar||11am-1pm||9600185170|
|4||Arumbakkam||DG Vaishnava Vidyalaya||11am-1pm||9600185170|
|5||Arumbakkam / Koyambedu||Ambal School, Arumbakkam, Chennai-106||3:30 pm – 5:30 pm & 5.30pm – 7.30pm||9150131886|
|6||Ashok nagar||No: A-13, RAGAA Flats, 6th Avenue, Ashok nagar (Next to GRT school), Chennai-83||5pm-7pm||9444463751|
|7||Chinmaya Nagar||12, 1st Main Road, Venkatesa Nagar Extn 2, Virugambakkam channai -92||9:30 -11:30 AM||9840875761|
|8||Choolaimedu||LM Dada School||6.00 – 8.00 pm||9841001558|
|9||Chrompet||Vivekananda Vidyalaya, Kumaran Kundram, Chrompet||6pm-8pm||9944948238|
|10||Indira Nagar||33/61, 28th Cross, Indira Nagar. behind corporation complex||11.00 – 1.00||9445474837|
|11||K.K.Nagar||Hari Om Vidyalaya, 22nd St., 5th Sector, K.K.Nagar, Ch-78||6.30 – 8.30pm||9940198573 9840042658|
|12||K.K.Nagar||272/1, Lakshmana samy salai,(near Post Office,) K.K.Nagar, Ch-78||11.00am -1.00pm||9940198573 9444504755|
|13||Kilpauk||Bhavan’s Rajaji Vidyashram, Kilpauk Garden Road. Near: MummyDaddy||6pm-8pm||9940066302|
|14||Kottivakkam||Guru Kripa, 2/469, Second Main, AGS, Colony, opp. Anjaneya Mandiram||6.00 – 8.00 pm||9884402681|
|15||Kotturpuram||No. 22, EURO Flats, Perumal Kovil First st., Kottur, near MRTS Stn.||6.00- 8.00 pm||98418 17467|
|16||Madipakkam||29, Civil Aviation colony, Near: Kubera Ganapati Temple||7pm – 9pm||9940155040|
|17||Madipakkam||Vinayakar Temple, Sheela nagar||7pm – 9pm||9940155040|
|18||Mahalingapuram / Kodambakkam||Shree Ayyappan Temple, Mahalingapuram||6.30 – 8.30 PM||9840041672|
|19||MGR Nagar (Near K K Nagar)||29, Pugazendhi St., MGR Nagar, Ch-78. Near:Data Udupi Hotel||6.30 – 8.30pm||9566183595 9443432802|
|20||Mogappair / Nolambur||10, Saketam Phase 1, 2nd Cross St., VGN nagar, Nolambur, Ch-95||6.00 – 8.00 pm||9444560040|
|21||Mylapore||Bamboola School, 73Venakata Krishnan Road, RA.Puram. Near:Mandavali Rail Station||12:00 – 2:00 pm||8939511019|
|22||Nanganallur||Parimala Mandapam, Opp: Raghavendra Mutt, Near: Anjaneya Temple||6pm-8pm||9710438541 / 9940155040|
|23||Nesappakkam||S R N M Matriculation School, 26/A, 2nd St., Anish Nagar, Nesappaakkam, Ch-89||11.00am -1.00pm||9940198573|
|24||Porur||Plot 5, 13th St., Madha Nagar, Mouliwakkam, Near Greens Supermarket, Porur , Ch-125||11.00am -1.00pm||9444077442|
|25||Ramapuram||12 A, Priya Srinivas Apts. 1st Cross st, Rayalanagar Nagar, Ramapuram, Ch-89||11.00am -1.00pm||9444792093 9444039656|
|26||Saligramam||Pranav Apts. (GF) No. 40, Navanithammal St., Saligramam, Ch-93||6.30 – 8.30pm||9840402622 9790980324|
|27||Shanti colony||Smiley school, Beside: Sundaram Foundation hospital||6pm-8pm||9600185170|
|28||T.Nagar||Bharatiya Vidya Bhavana, Thanigachalam road, Opp.to Mathya hotel, T.Nagar||11am-1pm||9003344778|
|29||T.Nagar||Sarada Vidyalaya, Burkit road, T.Nagar||6.30-8.30pm||9003344778|
|30||Triplicane||Vivekananda Kendra, Singarachari Street||6.00 – 8.00 pm||9710899665|
|31||Vadapalani||30/48 2nd Floor, Parsn Karthik Apts.,Palani Andavar Koil St, Vadapalani, Chennai- 26||11.00am -1.00pm||9841948752|
|32||Valasarawakkam||Door No.3, 3rd Cross St., Kanakadhara Nagar, (via) Sridevikuppam Road, Valasarawakkam, Ch-87||11.00am -1.00pm||9443253989 9487763989|
|33||Valasarawakkam||Sri Kamakodi Dhyana Mandapam, Sri Kamakodi Nagar, Behind SriAnchaneya Temple Valasarawakkam||10.30am – 12.30pm||9444015995|
|34||Virugambakkam||MGR Janaki Matriculation School, Arcot Road (opp) Avichi School,Virgambakkam||6.30 – 8.30pm||9381044256, 9840468370|
|35||Virugambakkam||Matha Amrutaanandamayi Mutt, Arcot Rd., Virugambakkam, Ch-92.||8.00 – 10.00pm||9600087691, 9944275111|
|36||West Mambalam||Priam’s Shankara, No.23, Subba reddy road, West mambalam. Behind:Shankara matt||11am-1pm||9003344778, (044)23700170|
|37||West Mambalam||Door No:39, Chakrapani street, West Mambalam, Chennai-33||3pm-5pm||9094027823|
|38||West Mambalam||Vijay, No:18/2, Kamakshipuram, 2nd Street, West Mambalam, Chennai-33||6pm-8pm||9443073795|
|39||West Mambalam||Old.No:28, New No:32, ‘Sudharshana’ Postal colony, 3rd Street, West Mambalam||3pm-5pm||9444834207|
|40||West Mambalam||No:55, Brindavan street, West Mambalam, Chennai-33 Opp:Grand sweets||6.30-8pm||8939619337 / 24734649
Desiya Cintanaikazhagam (Tamilnadu) and Samskrita Bharati, Tamilnadu chapter, are jointly celebrating Tamil poet Tiruvalluvar Day with a symposium on “Valluvam Vakutta Vaazhviyal Neri” (Art of Living as envisaged by Valluvar) Date : 16 January 2015, Time : 03:00 PM Venue … Continue reading