A Grand Tamil festival -2008 will be held today under the aegis of University of Jaffna Students Federation incorporating Tamil Students in all Universities of Sri Lanka will be held today at the University of Jaffna’s Play Ground with a theme of “Thamizhamutham” (Tamil Nectar), from 9.00 am to 11.00 p.m. The Moto of the festival is ” we too have an un-decadent traditional Arts”
Popular South Indian Artist Puhazhenthy will participate as the Chief guest and in order to revive the all Tamil traditional Arts, from decadence, this grand Tamil Festival inclusive of all Tamil Traditional arts will be staged on a massive stage equivalent to that of India’s Chemmoly Conference.
All art forms representing all parts of Sri Lanka including areas such as Baticaloa, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya and Jaffna will be staged here.
It is notable that the media sponsor for this event is provided by the daily, UTHAYAN.