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Events January 2013
08-02-2013 12:04 IST

The Spin a Yarn for self and society project using traditional performing arts and craft of spinning for empowerment supported by Sir Dorabjee Tata Trust for three years concluded on 31st January 2013.
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Day 5 of Mannvaasanai Elimai Gitam theater tour  was at PSBB Millennium and Day 4 was at Vedavalli Vidyalaya in Ranipet, Day 3 at Chennai Girls School, Nungambakkam, Day 2 at 22nd January at Kumararani Meena Muthiah School. It began on 21st January 2013 with a workshop and performance at Balamandir.
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 V.R.Devika recorded four "Gandhi Thoughts" episodes for Doordarshan TV's Podhigai channel on 16th January, was interviewed on Radio FM Chennailive 104.8 on Mannvaasanai. She and Rukminidevi Natyakshetra gave a lecture demonstration on Bharathanatyam at Dakshinachitra on 11th January 2013 and VRD gave an illustrated talk on Nataraja on 10th January 2013. VRD gave an illustrated talk on folk arts for two groups at ABACUS Montessory school 8th January 2013 with demonstration by Ashwini Kashi and J.Sampath Kumar.  The Aseema Trust participated in the Pongal day celebrations of Rukminidevi Natyakshetra on 6th January 2013.
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The Aseema Trust facilitated the Pongal celebration enactment with students from Sri Sankara Vidhyashramam at Dakshinachitra for telecast by Doordarshan TV on pongal day.