By Siva Sivapragasam She was once the glamour queen of Tamil cinema and later became four times Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, the largest state in India. As a film heroine, her films were instant-hits since she teamed up with the swashbuckling hero MGR who was worshipped by millions of […]
Obituary & Tribute
It is with great sadness we inform the passing away of Potkody Nesadurai, Mother-in-law of the Publisher of Monsoon...
By Siva Sivapragasam The temple town of Rameswaram, situated in the Southern tip...
By Siva Sivapragasam “India mourns the loss of a great scientist,...
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 […]Read more ›
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 […]Read more ›
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 […]Read more ›
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 […]Read more ›
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 […]Read more ›