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aasaiyE alai pOlE

Delhi Ganesh Play
March 25, 2017
CET Auditorium
701 Vine Street
San Jose, CA 95110

Cancer Institute Foundation staged a Tamil comedy play “aasaiyE alai pOlE” starring Stage, TV & movie fame Delhi Ganesh. This was the first time Delhi Ganesh performed on stage in the USA. Due to popular demand 2 shows were stage on the same day at 2 PM and 6 PM.

The play was written by T.T. Ravi and directed by Jayanthi Swaminathan. Local talented actors accompanied Delhi Ganesh and entertained the audience. Two shows were held – one at 2 PM and the second at 6 PM.

Here are the promotional materials and the link to photo album.

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Dr. Shanta Turns 90!

Dr. Shanta Turns 90!

Please join us in singing happy birthday to Dr. Shanta of Adyar Cancer Institute who turned 90 on March 11, 2017. Dr. Shanta who joined the institute in 1955 has dedicated her life to the institute and to serving the cancer patients. In these 62 years the institute has grown from its modest beginnings to a premier institution. She has received many accolades for her tireless service.

On this occasion popular Tamil weekly magazine Ananda Vikatan interviewed her. She starts the interview saying “I am only 90 and there is so much to do!”. We also pray to the Almighty to give her strength to continue her service for many years to come.You can read the whole interview here. In case the link does not work for you here is a PDF version of the interview.