ACTIVITY REPORT FOR ANANDAM HOME FOR SENIOR CITIZENS - 01-01-2015 to 31-03-2015

02-01-2015

Music Concert in the evening between 5.00 pm and 7.30 pm by Miss Varahi Vijay from Canada. Accompanied by Villivakkam Sri. Sriram on the Violin and Ambattur Sri.Srinivasan on the Mirudangam

04-01-2015

20 violins recital by Harish Raghavendra School of Music by their students.

Our Managing Trustee Mrs.Bhageerathy Ramamoorthy was awarded with the title “SAMUDAYA SIRPI” by Thamizhaka Thannambikkai Vettriyalargal Vattam.

11-01-2015

Thai Pongal celebrated by an NGO named Rain Drops consisting of youngsters drawn from IT field. Chief Guest was Cine/TV fame Mrs.Vadivukkarasi.

 

17-01-2015

Workshop on “Development and Memory Training” by Mr. N. Venkataraman, Trainer and Author

 

18-01-2015

Music concert by Miss. Swathi

15-02-2015

Anandam entering into 13th year of service to society was celebrated. Chief Guest Mr. K. VEERA RAGHAVA RAO., I.A.S., District Collector, Thiruvallur was the Chief Guest. Other Guest of Honour were Mr. Vasudevan -Head Card Operations, HDFC Bank and Mr. A.S. Hariprasad, Chairman of GK Shetty Group of Institutions.
Highlight of the programme were:

  1. Music by visually challenged persons from the NGO called VIZHIGAL.
  2. Residents of 13 Home for Senior citizens were invited (representatives participated) and they were honoured with dress materials and a steel tumbler. Total 420 elders were honoured.
  3. We are conducting free tailoring classes for the mothers of the children getting tuition at Anandam with a trained teacher engaged by Anandam. Out of the ladies who have completed a full course of training 3 of them were presented with Sewing Machines.

The Chief Guest in his inspiring address complimented Anandam for all the activities and ensured support as needed and possible. The Guests of Honour gave a very  thought provoking talk on the various fields touched by Anandam. The invocation song and National Anthem were rendered by our residents.
Our Trustee Mr. R. Rajkumar welcomed the gathering, Managing Trustee Mrs. Bhageerathy Ramamoorthy traced the milestones crossed by Anandam and Trustee Mr. P.A. Balakrishnan proposed Vote of Thanks

 

23-02-2015

Lions Club International District 325 A5 with the District Governor Lion K.S.Kannan, celebrated International Elders day and donated Water Heater, soaps, tooth paste to the Home.

26-02-2015

Lions Club of Golden Roses, Villivakkam conducted a music competition for our residents (Ladies Only) and 3 persons were judged for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes.

28-02-2015

Mr. Ashwin Kumar disciple of Pujyasri Muradhara Swamigal rendered Bhajans between 5.00 PM and 7.30 PM.

05-03-2015

Our elders (prize winners and trutee) attended the  Womens Day Celebrations of Lions Clubs at CSI Church Hall at Whites Road. Prizes were given to the winners of the music competition at the Home.

07-03-2015

Blood Donation Camp organized by Anandam and Association Of Voluntary Blood Donors at Sri Saraswathy Matriculation School, Kallikuppam Ambattur and 110 persons donated blood.

08-03-2015

International Womens Day celebrated by Indian Bank, Chennai South with the General Manager Mr.G.Rangarajan and his team of officers and staff.
Ladies of VGN Platina visited and donated biscuits, fruits and jaggery.

12-03-2015

Soka Ikeda College of Arts and Science for Women presented the Majula Srinivasan Best Woman Award to Mrs. Bhageerathy Ramamoorthy, Managing Trurtee. The award consisted of a Citation & Medallion. The award was given in an impressive ceremony in the  presense of dignatories.

22-03-2015

Dance recital / songs by students of Mrs. Susila Sriram
Gnanamibika Caterers provided special lunch to celebrate birthday of their grandson
Lalitha Sahasranama Prayanam as a part of KOTI LALITHA SAHASRANAMA PAARAAYANAM was initiated in the Home. The event was begun with GO POOJA .100 ladies participated in the evnt and all of them were provided with lunch.

ACTIVITY REPORT FOR ANANDAM HOME FOR SENIOR CITIZENS - 01-07-2014 to 31-12-2014

12-07-2014

A musical evening was conducted by Mrs.Srimathi and members of various Rotary Clubs conducted between 5.00 PM and 7.30 Pm. They rendered old golden film hits of yesteryears and was well received by the elders

13-07-2014

A blood donation camp in association with AVBD conducted by Anandam at PKGirls High School premises and 80 persons donated blood.

 

20-07-2014

Grand Musical performance by Sri T.M.Krishna and party. Wonderful Day!

 

22-07-2014

5th year Anandam Educational Assistance function conducted with Padmasri Awardee,Chinna kuyil, Kalaimamani Smt.K.S.Chitra was the Chief Guest. Sri M.S.Manoharan - Managing Director Kancheepuram SM Silks was the Guest of Honour. Financial Assistance distributed for 120 students.

 

26-08-2014

Blood donation camp along with AVBD was conducted at Thiruvengada Nagar High School(Adopted by Rotary Club of Ambattur) and 50 persons donated blood.

09-09-2014

Sai Samithi started a Bala Vikas Class to the students getting tuition at our Home and the children show lot of interest.

 

24-09-2014 To 03-10-2014

Navarathri Celebrations - Music programme arranged on all days. We had displayed a massive Golu with THREE sets  consisting   of one 9steps, one 7 steps and one 5 steps totaling 21 steps. Special emphasis given for scale models of reduce global warming, water conservation, solar energy and rain water harvesting.

 

22-09-2014 to 02-10-2014- NAVARATHRI

Navarathri was celebrated in a grand manner with Golu display of total 21 steps (1 - nine steps, 1 - seven steps and 1 - five steps) with special emphasis on pollution contol, water saving, reducing noise pollution and solar energy usage.

11-10-2014

Employees of Barclays Bank visited the Home

 

12-10-2014

Violin performance (fusion music) by Mr. Karthick Iyer and our elders enjoyed every bit of it.

 

19-10-2014

5th year - Maharajapuram Mr. Ganesh Viwanathan gave a music concert in the morning between 9.00 AM and 11.00 AM.

 

31-10-2014

15 nos of our residents attended dance recital at RR Sabha Hall by Mrs. R. Jayashree

02-11-2014

Pranav Eye Hospital led by Mrs. Malathi conducted an eye screening camp at the Home mainly for the children undergoing tuition. 70 students were screened and about 10 students and 2 parents were identified for detailed check up. Free spectacles given to 2 of the students and 2 parents identified for cataract surgery.

 

16-11-2014

10 of our residents attended Satsang Meeting arranged through volunteers of World Bank.

22-11-2014

15 of residents were taken out for a IKEBANA show Lalith Kala Academy and exhibition was interesting.

23-11-2014

Light Music Concert was conducted by Dr. Sidharth Ghosh Trust with the famous play back singer Mrs. Chitra. Our residents were given complimentary passes by Mrs. Chitra who introduced the Home and residents to the audience at Kamaraj Memorial Hall and sang songs of their request. A very fine gesture.

05-12-2014

Members of Rotary Club arranged a light music programme with singers Mr. Raja and Mrs Vyjayanthi and our elders were entertained with old film hits.

21-12-2014

Our residents 20 in number attended Radhey Shyam Beas Satsang at Poonamallee

21-12-2014

36 of our residents attended the concert of playback singer Ms. Madhumita at Kamarajar Arangam with complementary pass given by the singer herself. We are thankful to Ms. Madhumita for this gesture. The programme was a part of Chennayil Thiruvaiyaru.

24-12-2014

Lakshman Sruthi and Chennai Volunteers gave a bus to take our residents for progamme at Kamarajar Arangam as part of Chennayil Thiruvaiyyaru. They were given breakfast and attended two programmes and escorted back.

27-12-2014

20 of our residents were taken to Srivari Kalyana Mandapam to see display of 108 Divya Desams.

28-12-2014

20 of residents attended a finely choreographed dance drama Vana Parvam by Mrs. Anitha Guha at Bharath Kalachar conducted at Padma Seshadri School. Complimentary pass from Mrs. Anitha Guha.

29-12-2014

22 residents attended dance drama Virata Parvam by Bharathanjali of Mrs. Anitha Guha
We are thankful to Mrs. Anitha Guha for her generous gesture.

31-12-2014

10 of our resdent ladies led by Managing Trustee Mrs. Bhageerathy Ramamoorthy did Temple Cleaning Of Murugan Temple at Venkateswara Nagar, a nearby locality

31-12-2014

10 resident ladies of the Home were taken by our Yrustee Mr. R. Rajkumar to Veeraraghava Swami temple, Thiruvallur

ACTIVITY REPORT FOR ANANDAM HOME FOR SENIOR CITIZENS - 01-01-2014 to 30-06-2014

01-01-2014

New year Day was celebrated with a grand musical concert by Maharajapuram Sri. S. Srinivasan and party in the evening between 6.00 PM and 8.00 PM

04-01-2013

Nandalala Seva Samithi Trust conducted a medical camp in which specialists in Geriatrics, Chest and General Physicians participated. They distributed drugs as needed.
 

12-01-2014

Ms. Saraswathi Prabhu gave a very memorable musical performance 6.00 PM to 8.00 PM

 

26-01-2014

Blood Donation and Dental Camp conducted at Aacini Matriculation School in association with Association of Voluntary Blood Donors and Dental College. 31 persons donated blood and 80 persons were given treatment for dental problems.
Mrs. Ranjani and Mrs. Gayathri gave a scintillating musical performance from 9.00 AM and 12.00 Noon. It was a very memorable concert and our elders enjoyed every bit of it.

 

15-02-2014

11th Annual Day was celebrated in a unique manner. The programme was named ”VOICE OF CHILDREN” and different schools participated. Highlight of the day was the performance by Airtel Super Singers Ms. Pooja and Master. Shravan. A great day indeed !!
 

 

 

23-02-2014

Anandam and Association of Voluntary Blood Donors conducted a Blood Donation Camp at Perunthalaivar Kamaraj Memorial Girls High School. We are happy to report that 200 persons donated blood.

 

06-03-2014

Our Managing Trustee Mrs. Bhageerathy Ramamoorthy and our resident Mrs. V. Parvathy attended a one day seminar conducted by Helpage India

 

09-03-2014

Blood Donation Camp by Anandam in association with Association of Voluntary Blood Donors arranged at Saraswathy Matriculation Sahool Kallikuppam. 113 persons donated blood. We are thankful to staff and students of the school for their splendid effort

 

 

30-03-2014

Ektha Trust organized an orchestra in which old film sons were renderd. Particular mention should be made of 2 children who sang extremely well

13-04-2014

Lalithambal Kalyanam, a musical offering, was performed by Abhirami Bhajan Mandali and Smt. Vasanthi group of Perambur. Elberate Pooja, Lalitha Sahsranama Parayanam,Pinnal Kolattam etc was performed. About 160 ladies including our residents participated.

14-04-2014

Thirupugazh Bhajan by Mr.Ravikumar and party
 

02-05-2014 and 03-05-2014

Celebrations of 80th Birth day of Dr. M. Ramakrishnan father of Mr. R. Rajkumar(Trustee) was performed

 

09-05-2014

Mehendi function in connection with wedding of Sow: Jayashree d/o Mrs.Bhageerathy Ramamoorthy, Managing Trustee was held to facilitate participation of the elderly residents of Anandam.

 

10-05-2014

Nadaswaram recital by Thambikottai TSG Govindarajan and party with Tavil. Mridangam, Violin, Ghatam was organized in the Home.

Raindrops a social organizations by youngsters organized a musical evening with old film songs.Highlight was the compere done by Mrs. Revathy Sankaran - a well known film/drama/dance/radio personality.

01-06-2014

Mrs.Bhageerathy, Mr.R. Raj kumar, K.Narayanan and Mrs.V. Parvathy attended the opening of Old Age Home by Samarpana - an NGO

 

15-06-2014

Sriman Dhushyanth Sridhar, gave a spell bounding discourse on the comparative studies of Sri Rama and Sri Krishna between 10.30 AM to 12.30 PM

 

ACTIVITY REPORT FOR ANANDAM HOME FOR SENIOR CITIZENS - 01-07-2013 to 31-12-2013

04-07-2013

Students of Standard XI and Standard XII of Vivekananda Vidyalaya gave an entertainment programme in connection with Vivekananda Day

07-07-2013

Blood Donation Camp arranged at PTKM Girls High School by Anandam and 130 persons gave donation.

19-07-2013

Lalitha Sahasranama Parayanam was conducted in the Home

 

21-07-2013

Light Music by Mr.Kannan and group who entertained the residents with songs of yester years movies.

 

26-07-2013

Navavarana Pooja and Lalitha Sahasranama Parayanam with Suhasini Pooja conducted by Guruji from Neyveli.

 

02-08-2013

Lalitha Saharanama Pooja conducted in the Home

 

09-08-2013   16-08-2013

Lalitha Saharanama Pooja conducted

 

17-08-2013

Nalayira Divya Prabhandam conducted by Shri .Soumya naryanan of Korattur.

 

19-08-2013 to 24-08-2013

M.Sc. students of Umayal Achi College of Nursing Miss.Rajeswari and group taught the residents exercise for relaxation and on the final day entertained the residents.

 

24-08-2013

IT professionals of Accenture came and entertained the residents.

 

24-08-2013

Students of Chennai Public School came and did cleaning of the Home.

24-08-2013

Mahendra City Intercontinental School students entertained the residents.

 

01-09-2013

Rotary Club Of Madras Central Aadithya had their meting in the Home. A plant for the recycling of bath water and wash water and reuse to flush toilets was donated and inaugurated and work in progress.

 

06-09-2013

General Manger,Officers and Union leaders of Bank of India visited the Home

 

19-09-2013

M.Sc [Mathematics] Students of Stella Maris College visited the Home with their professor and Co-ordinator for Social activities.

 

21-09-2013

Officers and staff of Rane Brake Linings visited the Home as part of Joy of Giving Week and entertained the elders

 

01-10-2013

Twelve elders of our Home participated in the National Elders Day celebrations conducted by Helpage India in which 2 His Exellency Governor of Tamilnadu Dr. Rosiah was the Chief Guest.Our elders participated in group dance, music and grandpa/grandma competitions an won prizes in group dance and music

02-10-2013

Gandhi Jayanthi was celebrated by Lions Club Wisdom at the Home
Sukhi Nikethan Academy, Villivakkam rendered Pancha Ratna Kirthanas of Saint Thyagaraja in the evening led by Shri. Hyderabad Siva

NAVARATRI CELEBRATIONS

04-10-2013

Violinist Villivakkam S. Raghuraman gave a concert from 6.00 PM to 7.30 PM; He was accompanied in the flute by Villivakkam S. Jagannathan and party.

 

05-10-2013

Students of Nadananda Sangeetha Vidyalaya gave musical concert led by Mrs. Vijaya Nagarajan
Smt. Anuradha Suresh Krishnamoorthy & party gave a musical concert between 6.00 PM & 8.00 PM

 

06-10-2013

Sukhi Nikethan Arts Academy - Students gave a music performance 4.00 PM to 5.30 PM
Ms. Saraswathi Prabhu & party gave a musical performance from 6.00 PM to 8.00 PM

 

07-10-2013

Dr. Ravi from Bone and Joint Clinic, Anna Nagar gave a power point presentation about the different types of Ortho problems and explained different precautions to be taken to avoid these problems.
6.00 PM to 8.00 PM - Vocal concert by Smt. Kankadurga Venkatesh

 

08-10-2013

10.00 AM to 11.30 AM - Bhajan by Abhirami Bhajan Mandali
6.00 PM to 8.00 PM - Vocal concert by Smt.Jayanthi Rangarajan
10 employees of Ashok Leyland entertained our elders

 

09-10-2013

6.00 PM to 8.00 PM - Vocal concert by Kumari Deekshitha Venkataraman.She was accompanied on the violin by her sister Kumari Supriya Venkataraman

 

10-10-2013

6.00 PM to 8.00 PM - Vocal concert by Dr. Mrs. Sumathi Krishnan

 

12-10-2013

10.00 AM to 11.30 AM - Vocal concert by Maharajapuram Ganesh Viswanathan
11.30 AM - Kannika Pooja By Ladies Of Inner Wheel Club - Rotary Club of Madras Central Adhitya
6.00 PM to 8.00 PM - Vocal concert by Kalyanapuram S. Aravind

 

13-10-2013

Students of Madhura Ganalaya, Thirumullaivayol
6.00 PM to 8.00 PM - Vocal Concert Kowshik Champagesan
Managing Trustee Mrs.Bhageerathy Ramamoorthy and Trustee Mr.K.Narayanan attended a meeting organized by Elders Association

 

13-10-2013

Dr. Pannerselvam from Coimbatore gave lecture demonstration about Mudras, Accupressure, Nature cure etc.

 

20-10-2013

Mr. Mani and party from Chengalpet performed Radha Kalyanam

 

10-11-2013

9.00Am to 2.00 PM - Blood donation Camp organized along with Association of Voluntary Blood Donors at P.K.Girls High School and 140 persons donated blood TGS Orchestra led by Mr. TG Shanmugham presented old songs. Highlight was the singer dressed in the same costumes worn by actors MGR and Sivaji sang in the voice of TMS

 

01-12-2013

Thirupugazh bhajan by Thirupugazh Anbarkal Kuzhu

 

08-12-2013

Ayyappa Bhajan by Sri Sornamani and group

 

10-12-2013

Annual Ayyappa Pooja with Vazhai Mara Ambalam and Irumudi done on a grand scale

 

22-12-2013

Mr. KA Ravindranath gave a feast of old cinema songs with Karaoke system for background and the elders enjoyed the same

 

28-12-2013

20 of our residents attended the Rath Yathra in connection with the 150 year celebrations of Swami Vivekananda Navratri Golu was displayed in a grand manner with three sets of steps of NINE, SEVEN and FIVE and we are proud to say that the display at Anandam was awarded Second Place among 76 Golu judged by an independent group of Judges on behalf of local tabloid Town News