Narada Gana Sabha has two auditoriums. Some 1250 plus seats. For over a year, less than ten percent have felt human warmth. For obvious reasons - the pandemic has caused the sabha halls, popu lar destinations for concerts, plays and religious discourses to close their doors.
Live classical music and dance concerts are slowly but surely pepping up the cultural scene in Chennai - all of which had to be suspended early last year due to the pandemic.
The organisers of the annual Thyagaraja aradhana in Thiruvaiyaru, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu have asked artistes who wish to take part in the mass singing of the pancharatna kritis at the 2021 aradhana to carry a Covid negative certificate if they wish to take part and to also register themselves with the host.