Chicago Tyagaraja Utsavam to begin on May 28
CHICAGO, March 15: Chicago Tyagaraja Utsavam is gearing up to celebrate its 40th anniversary this year. The celebrations will be spread over a nine-day period. The celebrations will commence on May 28 and last till June 5. The festival will be held during the Memorial Day week-end and the week-end that follows with programmes in the evenings during the week as well. The nine-day festival of music, dance, food and assorted cultural activities will involve the children, youth and adults of all ages from multiple communities, says a release. As part of this year's festival, Chicago Tyagaraja Utsavam will also holds its annual music competition at Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago, Lemont, IL.