India is a great country and has a history and culture of over 3000 years. Monuments and temples are spread across the length and breadth of this country that stand out to boast the rich heritage and advanced civilization of our nation. Knowing about our past glory and appreciating the art of the past must be the pride of all. The temples and other monuments of the past though much light into the technology, refinement of art forms, and more of socio economic condition, and way of life.
Rotary Club of Coimbatore Metropolis is committed to propagate this rich culture and heritage of this nation and reach out about their greatness to one and all, especially to the younger generation, so that they understand appreciate, preserve them for the future.
We had organized one such seminar for two days covering the great heritage of the Cholas a few years back and the same was well received by the public. Even today these lectures on the Net are looked for by many to know about the subject and for researchers.
This year we are organizing this seminar on the Great heritage of The Pallavas, Pandyas, Chalukyas and Rastrakutas. This covers the time frame of around 400 years starting from the 6th Cen to the 9th Cen. These four great dynasties had ruled over the entire south India, during the time and have contributed much to the development of the temple architecture and socio economic growth of this Country.
This seminar is being organized for 2 days on 12th and 13th of May 2017 at SNR College Auditorium from 9 AM to 6 PM The two day session will be spread over 13 different session and will be addressed by very eminent scholars, covering various subjects which will all be a slide presentation, taking you almost on a virtual tour.Dr. R Nagaswamy will be the chairperson of this and great scholars like Dr U Deglurkar from Pune, Dr MS Krishnamoorthy from Mysore, Dr. E. Shivanagi Reddy from Vijayawada, Dr. Chitra Madhavan, Dr. Venkatraman, Dr. T Satyamoorthy, Prof Swaminathan etc will be participating.
This seminar is open for the public to participate and enjoy. A small registration fee is charge to cover the cost of lunch etc. for 2 days and for students coming with ID it is free. This event is sponsored by Seek SIA.