A special postal cover on the multi-faceted artiste S Rajam of Mylapore in Chennai is to be released on August 29 evening at a function at Raga Sudha Hall, Luz, Chennai.
This is the centenary year of Rajam who lived all his life in Nadu Street, Mylapore. He was an actor, artist, singer and musician - a man of many parts.
Over the past months, his family, sishyas and admirers have been hosting events to mark the Rajam milestone.
At the August 29 event, Dr Premeela Gurumurthy, vice-chancellor of TN Music and Fine Arts University is the chief guest and senior vocalist Madurai G S Mani will receive the first cover on its release.
Thence, Mani will perform at the concert.
Open to all. Starts at 6 p.m.