The Journey of My Father, Mr. Rajanayagam Rajadeva

June 7, 2015 1:58 PMComments Off on The Journey of My Father, Mr. Rajanayagam Rajadeva
The Journey of My Father, Mr. Rajanayagam Rajadeva

A Tribute by son Ahilan for his father Mr. Rajanayagam Rajadeva Sri Lanka is an Island in the Indian Ocean, and the northern peninsula of the island is called Jaffna. In the Jaffna peninsula, in the Thellippalai town, there lies a small village called Varthalai Vilan. In this village, the […]

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In loving memory of Jeyadevi Nallasivam (nee Selvadurai) 1933-2015

May 22, 2015 10:34 PMComments Off on In loving memory of Jeyadevi Nallasivam (nee Selvadurai) 1933-2015
In loving memory of Jeyadevi Nallasivam (nee Selvadurai) 1933-2015

It is nearly sixty days since Jeya Nallasivam left our shores. She passed away peacefully on the 20th of March 2015 after a terminal illness. She had only a few weeks to say goodbye to her loving family, relatives and friends. Some people have the tendency to tip toe softly […]

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Passing of my 95 year old Grandfather: A Legend in Sri Lankan Insurance Industry

January 18, 2015 4:45 PMComments Off on Passing of my 95 year old Grandfather: A Legend in Sri Lankan Insurance Industry
Passing of my 95 year old Grandfather: A Legend in Sri Lankan Insurance Industry

Mr. Kanapathipillai Velumailum’s legacy written in stone By Sanju Pandya, Granddaughter (U.S.A.)  For nine days he had no food nor water while in and out of consciousness in the hospital.  Nurses, doctors and family members wondered how he was still holding on.  Most of his family had seen him and […]

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Ponniah Kanagasabapathy (1935-2014)

January 9, 2015 3:22 AM1 comment
Ponniah Kanagasabapathy  (1935-2014)

A Principal with principles The sudden demise of late Mr. Kanagasabapathy, fondly called “Kanex” and also affectionately known as Athipar (Principal) is an irreparable loss for the Toronto’s Tamil Community in particular and for the thousands of his colleagues and former students across the globe in general. A teacher par […]

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K Balachander: Trendsetter and Giant Among Film-Makers (1930 – 2014)

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Director. K. Balachander

Acclaimed filmmaker K Balachander, who died at the age of 84 on Dec.23rd, had brought in a new wave of filmmaking in Tamil cinema with bold themes and mentored talented actors like Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth and Sridevi. The Dadasaheb Phalke award winner had carved out a niche for himself on […]

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