26, August , 2022
The Post Graduate Department of English,. Bharata Mata College, in collaboration with the Tamil Cultural Research Centre,Palakkad and The Ernakulam Tamil Sangam hosted a symposium to celebrate the two Mahakavis of the South, Kumaranasan and Subramania Bharati. Hon.Chief Justice, High Court of Kerala, Sri.S.Manikumar awarded the accolades to Sri.Rajeev Alunkal(poet and lyricist) and Sri.Vanavil K Ravi (Tamil and English poet). Prof.Dr. Raja Ram (Tamil Cultural Research Centre, Palakkad)and Mr. Basheer(Ernakulam Tamil Sangam) were present. Chief Justice Sri.S Manikumar delivered the inaugural address. The grandson of Mahakavi Kumaranasan,Prof. Arun Kumar and the grandson of Vallathol Narayana Menon, Mr. Ravindran also took part in the symposium. The organizing committee included Rev. Fr. Dr. Abraham Oliyapurath (Manager, Bharata Mata College), Dr.Johnson K M ( Principal), Dr.Mini M Abraham (H.O.D. English),Dr.Liji Joseph (H.O.D. Malayalam) and Dr.Rose Merin (Convener of the symposium).