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13
Aug

Poetry Readings & Conversations with Anuradha and Glory

As a part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series for August, we are delighted to present a poetry reading and discussion event with Anuradha Vijayakrishnan and Glory Sasikala. Date | August 17th, Friday at 5.30 p.m. Venue | Amdavadi, 23/A, North Boag Road, T.Nagar, Chennai – 600017 Refreshments will be provided. All are welcome! Programme | Poetry readings and conversations

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30
Jul

Book Launch | Naan Yen Kavingyar Aagavillai?

As a part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series for August, we have the launch of the book of poems titled ‘Naan Yen Kavingyar Aagavillai?’ written by R. Vatsala. Date | August 3rd, Friday at 5.30 p.m. Venue | Amdavadi, 23/A, North Boag Road, T.Nagar, Chennai – 600017 Programme | Book to be launched by Dr. Thiruppur Krishnan, editor of

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9
Jul

Book Launch | Then There Were No Witnesses

As a part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series for July, we were delighted to launch of the book of poems titled ‘Then There Were No Witnesses’ written by Ahilan and translated by Geetha Sukumaran. Date | July 15th, Sunday at 4.30 p.m. Venue | Amdavadi, 23/A, North Boag Road, T.Nagar, Chennai – 600017 Programme | Readings & conversations with Ahilan, Sharanya

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13
Jun

Book Launch | To My Violin written by Geeta Varma

As a part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series for June, we were delighted to launch of a book titled ‘To My Violin’ written by poet Geeta Varma. Date | June 28th, 5.30 pm Venue | Amdavadi, 23/A, North Boag Road, T.Nagar, Chennai – 600017 About the Book “Refreshing imagery, gentle nostalgia, flickers of insight and a dash of teasing

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29
May

InVerse 2018 – Chennai Regionals | Poetry Slam Contest

As a part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series for June, we are organising the Chennai regionals of InVerse 2018, a poetry slam contest targeting college students (age group – 17 to 25 years) in association with Waves 2018, Cultural fest of BITS PILANI, Goa and Poetry Couture. The winner of the regionals will get a chance to participate in

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28
May

Taking Poetry to Public – #FindingIshvar

Prakriti Foundation is organising a series of events this week in collaboration with the Chennai Metro Rail, as part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series. Themed as #FindingIshvar, this series will have short poetry performances by young Tamil poet Ishvar Krishnan. Tuesday, 29th May 2018 at 5.30 PM- Central Metro Station Friday, 1st June 2018 at 5.30 PM – Thirumangalam

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10
May

Book Launch | ‘Dance as Yoga’ written by Rekha Tandon

Prakriti Foundation launched the book ‘Dance as Yoga: The Spirit and Technique of Odissi’ written by performer, choreographer and author Rekha Tandon on 17th May 2018 at 7 PM in Amdavadi Gujarati Snack House, T.Nagar. The author was in conversation with Contemporary dancer Preethi Athreya during the launch. About the Book: Dance as Yoga addresses the background, technique and embodiment of

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27
Apr

Book Launch | ‘Pukka Indian’ by Jahnvi Lakhota Nandan

Prakriti Foundation in association with Amethyst and Roli Books was delighted to the launch the book ‘Pukka Indian’ written by Jahnvi Lakhota Nandan. Date: Tuesday, 1 May 2018 Time: 7.00 PM Venue: The Folly, Amethyst About the Book: Purely Indian brings together design icons that represent quintessential Indian culture, right from the kulhad to the kolhapuri chappal. The book explores the intrinsic

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22
Mar

Book Launch | ‘Grab Your Heart and Follow Me’ by Claus Ankersen

As part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series for March, we launched the book titled ‘Grab Your Heart and Follow Me’ written by Denmark based poet, artist, anthropologist and performer Claus Ankersen. Date & Time | 31st March 2018, Saturday at 5 PM Venue | Amdavadi, T.Nagar Programme | Claus Ankersen in conversation with Ranvir Shah, Founder Trustee, Prakriti Foundation

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21
Mar

Book Launch | ‘The Cows of Bangalore’ by Shoba Narayan

Prakriti Foundation launched the book ‘The Cows of Bangalore’ written by Shoba Narayan. Venue: Amdavadi, T. Nagar Date: Tuesday, 27 March 2018 Time: 7 pm All are welcome! About the Book: The Cows of Bangalore: And how I came to own one When the author Shoba moves back to Bangalore from Manhattan with her family, she befriends the woman she

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