Chennaiyil Thiruvaiyaru will be held between 18 to 25 December at Kamarajar Arangam. The inaufgurtion will be followed by the rendering of Pancha Ratna Kritis which will be presided by the renowned musician P S Narayanaswamy, with all musicians and music enthusiasts will sing.
The stage will be the replica of the Thyagaraja Aradhanai Mandapam at Thiruvaiyaru. It can accommodate about 300 artistes.
On 18 December, a special Kathak performance by Pandit Birju Maharaj and vocal concert by Nithyasri Mahadevan will be held.
Among those who would be performing at the event includes Sudha Raghunathan, Sowmya, Priya Sisters, Mahandahi Shobana, Shoba Chandrasekhar, Charulatha Mani, Hyderabad BrothersVijay Prakash, Kadri Gopalnath, Parveen Sultana.