· 64 volumes in the first stage on Dec. 21 to be released by DMK president MK Stalin.
· Vaiko, K. Veeramani, G. Viswanathan will participate.
· The second phase of 46 volumes to be released on February 3, 2020 on Anna’s anniversary.
· Anna’s entire works brought out in print, First of its kind in the annals of Dravidian movement.
Tamilmann Pathippagam, Chennai based publisher is all set to release 110 volumes, comprising of speeches and writings of CN Annadurai the founder of DMK and the first DMK Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, as a noble gesture of celebrating the 110th birth anniversary of Arignar Anna.
In the first stage, 64 volumes of Anna Arivukkodai are to be released by DMK president MK Stalin on December 21 at Anna Arivalayam, Teynampet. MDMK General Secretary Vaiko, DK leader K. Veeramani, Educationist VIT G.Viswanathan participate in this function. General Editor Pulavar Senthalai Gowthaman welcomes the audience and vote of thanks by G. Elavazhagan, Proprietor of Tamil Mann Pathippagam.
For the first time in the history of Dravidian movement, Tamil Mann pathippagam has taken arduous efforts to bring out an exhaustive collection of creative works of late Chief Minister Arignar Anna. The contents have been classified subject wise in a chronological order. In the first phase - 64 volumes are to be released on December 21 and the remaining 46 volumes to be released on February 3, 2020 on Anna’s anniversary.
Thiru G. Elavazhagan, Proprietor of Tamil Mann Pathippagam said, “The Book Release function will be held on December 21, 2019 Saturday at 6 pm at Kalaignar Arangam, Anna Arivalayam, Teynampet, Chennnai – 18”.
The function is to be presided over by the DK Leader Thiru K. Veeramani. DMK President Thiru MK Stalin releases 64 volumes of ‘Anna Arivukkodai’. The first set of books is to be received by MDMK General Secretary Thiru Vaiko, Thiru G. Viswanathan, Chancellor, Vellore Institute of Technology will be the guest of honour. The dignitaries will speak on the importance and impact of Anna’s creative works and his rich contribution to the development of Tamil Language, culture and society.
Arignar Anna’s writings, speeches and literary works have all along been a source of inspiration to the people of Tamil Nadu in all walks of life. The youth of today has to be enlightened on the vision for on the growth and development of Tamil language, race and the country as a whole. In this respect Arignar Anna’s creative works will surely serve as a beacon light. With this great objective in mind, Tamilmann Pathipagam has brought out the works of Anna in print.
A full-day seminar with three sessions on the seminal aspects of Anna’s works is to be conducted on December 21, 2019.
· Session 1 : 10.00 AM
Topic : Anna the need of today
o Thiru S.S.Palanimanikkam, M.P
o Thiru T.K.S. Elangovan M.P
o Thiru Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi
o Advocate A. Arulmozhi
o Thiru K. Thirunavukarasu,
o Prof. M. Ilamurugan,
o Thiru V.P.Kalairajan,
o Thiru Nanjil Sampath
o Dr. N. Ezhilan
o Dr. K. Thirumaran
· Session 2 : 2.00 PM
Topic : The Global Voice of Anna
o Dr. M. Rajendran
o Dr. M. Ponnavaiko
o Thiru Mallai Sathya
o Thiru K. Ayyadurai
o Foreign Delegates
o Dr. Soma Elangovan, USA
o Thiru Caldwell Velnambi, USA
o Dr.Vijayalakshmi Tamilmani, USA
o Thiru R Kannan, Somalia
o Tan Sri Kumaran, Former Deputy Health Minister, Malaysia
o Thiru R Thirumavalavan, Malaysia
o Thiru K Mamannan, Singapore
o Thiru Patheral Elamaran, Singapore
o Thiru K Tamilnadan, Kuwait
o Thiru P. Padmaseelan, Srilanka
· Session 3 : 4.00 PM
Topic : Karuthu Koorvaal Anna
o Prof. Suba. Veerapandian
o Kavignar Kali. Poongundran
o Dr. Nal. Ramachandran
o Thiru Thiyagu
o Kavignar Tamilachi Thangapandian, MP
o Thiru A. Vandhiyadevan
o Thiru M. Senthil Athipan
o Thiru K. Surya
o Thiru Viduthalai Vendan
A book set of 64 volumes will be sold at a special price of Rs.16,000 only at the book release function hall (against the original price of Rs.32,500). C.D containing the speeches of Arignar Anna will be given free of cost to the purchasers of Anna’s books.