Its time to rejoice for the Tamils of North America! Washington DC / Baltimore, Maryland, prepares to showcase the largest event for the Tamils with various activities of glamour, grandeur and colour, with Tamil language and tradition running a common thread in all the activities and events!
Federation of Tamil Sangams of North America (FeTNA), an umbrella organization for nearly 40 organizations presents a grand event each year. Touted as one of the biggest Tamil conventions ever hosted by Tamils of North America, 2012 will be the grandiose Silver Jubilee Celebration for FeTNA with about 2000 members from all over the world expected to grace the occasion!
The grand convention will be hosted at Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, located in the heart of downtown. The event is happening on July 6-8, 2012 at Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore, Maryland.
Some of the highlights of the convention are:
100th anniversary of Dr MU.VA, Top 10 Tamil Entrepreneur Forum, Tamil literary quiz, Ainkaran orchestra, Tamil competitions, debates, interview with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, special program by singer Mukesh and humour shows by actor Siva Karthikeyan and Madurai Muthu. Singer-Padmashri awardee, fondly referred to as 'Chinna Kuyil' K S Chitra, along with playback singer Mukesh are teaming up with Ainkaran orchestra to give an enthralling performance in the musical night.
Kollywood leading youth actor "Chinna Thalapathy" Bharath, who has delivered many mega hit movies like Boys, Kadhal will participate in the event. Also participating is Amala Paul who has become the latest sensation in Tamil - Telugu cinema.
The Convention will include special lectures by Ilakkuvanar, writer S Ramakrishnan and Kavignar Thamizhachi Thangapandian, Kalaimamani TKS Kalaivanan who has spread Tamil in foreign soil through hundreds of concerts.
The Silver Jubilee Convention is organized under the competent leadership of Mr. Balagan Arumugasamy and the Federation's President, Dr. Dhandapani Kuppuswamy. Mark your calendars and be there at the event!
FeTNA's Annual Tamil Convention Grand Silver Jubilee Celebrations 2012 July 6-8, 2012, Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore, Maryland