1st International Symposium on Tamil Culture and Arts Studies in France


08:45 – 09:00: Reception and welcome by the President – Founder of the Kalpana association: Mr Bala Ganessane

9:00 -9:15 am: Welcome and opening of the symposium by the guest of honor: Mr R. Sivabalasubramani (Alias Orissa Balu)

9:15 – 10:30: 1st session – Tamil system: yesterday and tomorrow

Hosted by: M. Deva Coumar


Mr. K. Rajan – “Emergence of the Tamil Writing System – An Archaeological Perspective

Mr Annamalai Sugumaran – “Ancient Tamil culture and commercial specialties

Mr. Seemal – “Modern trends in Tamil prose and poetry

Witness: Mr. Ponama Francis – “Tamil Diaspora in Europe or in France

10:30 – 11:45  – 2nd session – Thinking of the Tamil system

Hosted by: Mr David Radjalou Pida


Mr R. Sivabalasubramani – “Education and work

Mr. T.Sathiyaraj – “Morality as an organizational linguistic approach

Mr. S. Murugesan – “Siddhars’ way”

Witness: Mr. Elumalai Ramassamy

11:45 – 13:00 – 3rd session – The relevance of Thirukkural today

Hosted by: Mrs Asha de Sojanar


Mr. Murugesapandian Natarajan – “Use Thirukkural Principles in Life Today

Mr. R.Chandramohan – “Pranic Yoga and Thirukkural

Mr. Deva Coumar – “Thirukkural and Lamartine

Mrs Nagarathnam Sudarshini – “The restraint of the five senses with particular reference to Tirukkuṟaḷ

Mrs J. Umamageswari Palamalai – “God Bless Thirukkural Return Home – An Authoritative Study

Witness: Mrs Jayanthi Gowrishankar – “My life and Thriukural

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. – Lunch break

2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. – 4th session – Tamil arts performance

Hosted by: Mrs J. Umamageswari Palamalai


Mrs Nirmala Raghavan – “Carnatic music and cinema music

Mrs Asha de Sojanar – “The place of musical instruments in our life

Mrs R. Devi – “A multifaceted view of the old musical drum

Mrs Priscilla Georges – “Traditional Tamil Songs

Mr Dominique Lauvernier – “The theater in song 3 of Book I, Arrangetrukaadai (அரங்ககேற்றகேகாதத, 99–113, from Cilappathikaaram (சிலப்பதிகேகாரம): Comparison with the theater of Bhārata in the Nātyaśāstra and contributions of virtual reality for the restitution of spaces ”.

Mr Luc Perera – “Tala Sound, an innovative interdisciplinary project in social design for health“.

Witness: Mr Vijay Gokulam – A presentation of painting as an artist painter

3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. – 5th session – Tamil literature

Hosted by: Mr Coumar Ananda


Mrs G. Mythili – “The socio-sensory capacity of the wife of Ainkurunooru maruthathinai in the poems

Mrs S. Kanmani Ganesan – “The mango tree of Vel Nannan

Mr N. Rajendran – “Context of the death of a leader from a psychological point of view

4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – A never-ending story

Hosted by: Mr Bala Ganessane


Mrs Jeyanthini Rajan – “Science in Tamil Literature

Mr Ezhil Souparamnian – “Science in Tamil Literature

Witness: Mr Elumalai Ramassamy

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