Bharati Vizha 2022
Bharati Vizha 2022 is a grand one-week event from 3rd Sept to 11th Sept. Commemorating 100 years of the completion of Mahakavi Subramania Bharathiyar.
Organized by “XuFancheng Culture Study Center”, in collaboration with the Department of Tourism Government of Puducherry, Shreevarma Ayurveda, and Bharathiyaar Palkalai Koodam College.
The opening ceremony of the Grand Bharathi Vizha 2022 was held at Bharathiyaar Palkalai Koodam College, Pondicherry. The event was presided over by the Hon’ Sri K. Lakshminarayanan (Minister of Tourism Govt. of Puducherry), Hon’ Smt. Chandira Priyanga (Minister of Art and Culture Govt. of Puducherry), Shri R. Baskar Alias Datchanamourtty (M.L.A Ariyankuppam, Puducherry), Dr. P. V Bose ( (Principal, Bharathiyar palkalai koodam, Puducherry), Dr. Vidyaa Ramkumar (Chairperson – Dowry Prohibition Advisory Board Govt of Puducherry) and Madam Radha Srinivasagopalan ( Director XuFancheng Culture Study Center).
Hon’ Sri K. Lakshminarayanan, Minister of Tourism Govt. of Puducherry gave the first keynote speech. He mentioned the significance of Mahakavi Subramaniya Bharathiyar, who is a national icon. Mahakavi Bharathi was a great poet, freedom fighter, and social reformer from Tamil Nadu. Mahakavi Bharathi first introduced cartoons to Tamil journalism, it was Ananda Vikatan that made them truly popular. Hon’ Sri K. Lakshminarayanan congratulates the team from XuFancheng Culture study center led by Madam Radha Srinvasagopalan for the inauguration of the grand one week Bharathi Vizha 2022.
Sept- 3rd -4th -5th -6th – :: Competitions in various activities ( music, dance, arts, etc.) with the theme of “Tribute to Mahakavi Bharathiyaar” were organized at Bharathiyaar Palkalai Koodam College, Pondicherry.