Hindu Conference begins in Jaffna

[TamilNet, Friday, 15 July 2005, 18:36 GMT]
Three day Hindu Conference began in Jaffna Friday at the Jaffna College of Education premises. The All Ceylon Hindu Mamantram (ACHM) has organized the conference in collaboration with the Jaffna College of Education to mark the golden jubilee year of the ACHM. Mr.V.Kailasapillai, President of ACHM presided over the inaugural event.

At the commencement special prayer was held in the Hindu Temple, which is located in the Jaffna College of Education (JCE). Thereafter students took the guests in a procession to the conference hall.

Dr.T.Kamalanathan, Head of the JCE delivered the welcome address. Hindu priest Sivasri Maheswara Kurukkal and Nallai Atheenam head Sri la Sri Somasunthara Paramachcharya Swamigal blessed the occasion.

Sivathamilchelvi Thangamma Appakutty made the inaugural address. Mr.C.V.Vingeswaran, retired Supreme Court Judge, Professor C.Mohanathas, Jaffna University Vice Chancellor and Poet C.Vinasithamby also spoke.

Tamil scholars Mr.Aaru Thirumurugan spoke about the objective of the conference. Professor A.Shanmugathas made the introductory address.

Professor S.N.Kandasamy of Thanjavur University delivered the keynote address.

 

Latest 15 Reports
22.07.16 19:47   Photo
Tamil student leaders in Jaffna condemn SL Governor Cooray’s remarks in Colombo
21.07.16 01:26  
University engineers not learning lessons
21.07.16 00:21   Photo
Tamil politicians blame SL Military for enticing Sinhala students with triumphalist chauvinism
20.07.16 16:39   Photo
Tamil fishermen rise up against Colombo's move to permanently militarise Pa'l'li-munai in Mannaar
20.07.16 15:21   Photo
NPC demands CoI to go beyond criminal investigations on Jaffna University clash
19.07.16 23:15  
Sinhala-Tamil student clash in Jaffna exposes dangerous proportions of military occupation
18.07.16 18:01   Photo
‘SL President sanctioning 67-feet Buddha statue off Jaffna is act of aggression’
17.07.16 23:46  
Eastern University instructs assaulted Tamil student to attend investigations in Colombo
16.07.16 13:37   Photo
SL military-backed Sinhala students clash with Tamil students in Jaffna University
15.07.16 23:51   Photo
Encouraged by US appeasement, SL military strengthens genocidal grip on North
14.07.16 23:52  
SL Commander of 58 Division twists lists at Mullaiththeevu Magistrates’ Court
13.07.16 23:31   Photo
SL military deployed to rob material remains of houses in Valikaamam North ‘HSZ’ 
12.07.16 13:10   Photo
Colombo demonstrates military diktats over resettlement in Jaffna after Geneva ‘update’
11.07.16 23:03   Photo
Sinhala goons, monk erect Buddha statue by force at coastal Tamil village in East
10.07.16 23:14  
Eezham Tamils fleeing persecution expose ICE-nexus with genocidal Sri Lanka
 
Find this article at:
http://www.tamilnet.com/art.html?catid=13&artid=15399