Oct 16, 2022 – LNS conducted first of its kind Mahara Nombu in UK at London Sri Murugan Temple and it was well attended by all members.
MAHARA NOMBU EVENT MINUTES
Venue: LONDON MURUGAN TEMPLE HALL
Date / Time: Sunday 16th OCTOBER 2022 5:45pm To 8:30pm
- This year for the first time in LNS, we hosted the Mahara Nombu event at London Sri Murugan Temple hall.
- The meeting started off by lighting the lamp by Mrs.Sivakami Achi and Mrs.Sornam Achi, followed with Prayer song sung by Mstr.Adityavel and Miss.Valliammai.
- Our Sangam President Mr.Manikandan kick started the event with welcome speech.
- Next was an oratory by Mrs.Sujatha Sethuraman by providing us with insights and significance of Mahara Nombu.
- This was followed by the soulful bajan sung by Mrs.Valli Lakshmanan ,Mrs.Alagu Meenal and Mrs.Meena Manickam.
- Next, 108 Potri recited by Mr.Allan Ramanathan Annan.
- Next came the main agenda for the day (Ambu Poduthal) and was presided by Murugan Koil gurukkal , starting off with a Pooja to Murugan deity then followed by ambu poduthal. All our members from seniors to juniors actively took part in this ritual with great enthusiasm.
- When all our members had finished with the Ambu Poduthal, Mr.Vairavan Sockalingam concluded the event with a Vote of thanks to all members, sponsors & event organizers.
- Scrumptious dinner from Hotel Saravana Bavan was enjoyed by everyone.
- All the kids were presented with gifts before leaving.
- Our heartfelt thanks to our sponsors for the event
- Mrs.Geetha Karuppaiah Achi
- Mr.Kasiviswanathan Ramanathan
- Mrs.Nachu Manikandan (Gifts)
- Mrs Alagu Meenal Achi (Flowers)
- LNS Committee would like to sincerely thank all those who participated in the Mahara Nombu Event and in particular
- Mr.Allan Ramanathan Annan for their support in coordinating the event with London Sri Murugan temple
- Mr.Chidambaram Arunachalam for his support in procurement of Vazhai maram & flowers.
- Mr.Thenappan Annan and Sita Achi for their support of the event.
- Mrs.Meena Thyagarajan and Mrs Meena Manickam for arranging the Ambu.
- Mrs.Subathra Ramanathan for the Velli Kilikki.
- Mr.Karuppaiah for taking amazing photos.
- And every member who helped us in making this event a successful one.
Finally, thanks to all of our members who registered, attended & helped us throughout the event.
Event photos link https://photos.app.goo.gl/DBcdnZc3G8ixLZVV6
Thank you all
LNS Committee 2022-2023