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IMPORTANCEOFLANGUAGE In this part of the world, language is everything. Language is communication, language is politics, language is recreation and much everything else. The language is Tamil. You would be surprised to see the passion that the people here have for their native language. They also share a strong sense of brotherhood for all the Tamil speaking people around the country/ world.
HELD IN COIMBATORE, TAMIL NADU To reflect their love for the language, a World Classical Tamil Conference (Ulaga Thamizh Semmozhi Manadu) is being conducted, this time in Coimbatore, TN, India from June 23rd to 27th, 2010. It is an opportunity for one and all to learn and exhibit their knowledge of the language and see for themselves the various forms that the language .
SEATING CAPACITY The seating capacity in the main hall is around 50,000 and there is also a provision for additional 30,000 people to stand/sit down on the ground to watch.
FACILITIESBYOURGOVERNMENT The total allocated budget for the 5 day conference is around 300 Crores. Arrangements for commutation has been made via 400 special busses and three special trains for people around TN and neighbouring states to attend the meet. Forty one marriage halls with food arrangements have been readied for the stay of people coming from other places
CULTURAL PROGRAMS ORGANISED As to what is going to happen in this conference – Around 1500 language experts would be presenting papers/ essays related to various aspects of the language. Numerous Patti Manrams/ Karuttarangugal would be organized (Debate sessions) to discuss the richness of the language and also the challenges facing the development of the language in this modern era. Cultural programmes like dramas, songs, folk arts, dances etc would also be organized. All the programmes are expected to be covered extensively by the media.
PART OF A.R. REHMAN AND GOUTHAM The theme song for this World Classical Tamil Meet has been composed by A R Rehman Directed by Goutham Menon. This has been written by the Chief Minister of TN, Mr. Karunanidhi .
SINGERS OF SEMMOZHI ALBUM SONG The album song was composed by A.R. Rehman and sung by TMS, P. Sushila, Yuvan Shankar Raja, ShruthiHaasan, G.V. Prakash, Harini, Chinmayi, Karthick, Hariharan, Vijay yesudas, NareshIyer, T.L. Maharajan, Nithya Shree, Blazee, Rayhanah, Nagoor Brothers, ChinnaPonnu, BalaMurali Krishnan, and Srinivas
INIYAVAI NARPADHU RALLY There was an oorvalam - procession (rally) titled ‘Iniyavai Narpadhu’ as a part of the Semmozhi Manadu event in Coimbatore through Avinashi Road