Sruti Enters 30th Year

Pattabhi Raman remembered on his 80th anniversary

SRUTI ENTERS 30th YEAROctober 2012 is a significant month for Sruti, India’s premier magazine for the performing arts. Not only did it enter its 30th year on 16 October, the 80th birth anniversary of its late Founder-Editor falls on 24 October 2012. It was a double celebration from 19 to 21 October at the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Chennai. It was a stormy day with heavy rain flooding the roads. The evening started with a short, well made 13-minute film on Sruti’s journey. It featured various Sruti covers, glimpses of significant articles, comments by K.V. Ramanathan, V. Ramnarayan, and S. Janaki, and testimonies by Aruna Sairam, the Dhananjayans, Gowri Ramnarayan, Amritha Murali and Rithvik Raja. …more