Shri Purandaradaasar Trust (SPT) was formed on 7th June 2012, for the purpose of promoting Indian culture and music by conducting competitions, Lectures Cum Demonstrations, workshops, conducting free classes, publishing books on Indian music, culture and music concerts , honouring Eminent artists.

This is unit of Sri Purandaradasar Baktha Samajam, a registered association under Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act, 1974.


Annual Music Festival

This festival event includes: poojas, concerts, Conferment of Awards (one award instituted in memory of the Founder Vidwan Late Sri A.R.Kannan and 3 awards with the title `Dasa Kala Rathna’ to eminent Artists, one award in memory of Mridangam Vidwan Kumbakonam Sri R.N.Ganesan, Youth Excellence Award and another award in memory of Sangitha Kalanidhi Late Sri GNB, instituted by our Trustee Sri J. Vedantha Ramanujam).

Gokhulashtami Celebrations

Vocal / Instrumental concerts are organized every month and a special concert on Gokhulashtami day is also organized.

Homage trips

SPT takes vidwans and music students to places of musical importance to pay Homage to the Saint Composers. Recently we had organized a homage trip to Thiruvaiyaru through our parent body Sri Purandaradasar Baktha Samajam. We have plans to organize a trip to Ettayapuram, where Sri Muthuswami Dikshidhar attained Samadhi.

Book Projects

As a part of diversification of activities, SPT had ventures into releasing of the Book containing the rare krithis of Sri Purandaradasar. Accordingly, the first volume titled `Rare Gems of Sri Purandaradasar’containing 24 krithis with swara notations was released during February 2014 by Sangitha Kalacharya Sri P.S.Narayanaswamy. SPT is now working on compiling the second volume of the book containing 35 Krithis with swara notation and the same will be released once the work is over.

Sri Purandaradasar Jayanthi / Trinity Music

Thematic concerts are presented on Sri Purandaradasar Jeyanthi with Trinity Music festival.

Vocal Music competitions

Vocal Music competitions in Sri Purandaradasar krithis are held in different centres in Chennai for 3 categories, viz., Sub-Junior, Junior and Senior. Preliminary and Final competitions are held and the students scoring first 4 marks are awarded First, Second, Third and Consolation prizes. Participation Certificate are given to all the participants.



Vocal Music Competition (Chennai) – 2022

Vocal Music competition on will be conducted on Sri Purandaradasar Krithis for Sub-Junior (9 – 12 years), Junior (13 – 17 years) and Senior (18-22 years) categories at 2 centres as per the following details:
CategoryCentreCompetitionDate & Time
Sub-Junior / Junior / SeniorT.Nagar, NanganallurPreliminarySunday, 04.09.2022 at 9.30 a.m
Sub-Junior / Junior / SeniorT.NagarFinalsSunday, 11.09.2022 at 9.30 am
The Rules of the above competition are given in the annexure to the Application Forms, which can be obtained from the following office bearers by paying the application fee of Rs.200/-.
  1. S.Chandran, Joint Secretary,H-2, Dynamic Apartments, 14, Parangusapuram Street, Kodambakkam Chennai - 600 024.
    Mobile: 98840 08493.
  2. Santhi Ramakrishnan, Flat G1, `Sree Homes’, 4/28, Dr.Gopala Menon Road, Kodambakkam, Chennai 24 (backside to JV Hospital)
    Mobile: 96000 49248.
  3. Shardha Ramachandran / N.Sivakumar, F-6, Madhu Manor Flats, 28/22, 5th Main Road, Nanganallur, Chennai 600 0 61.
    Mobile: 97899 52880/63823 62253.
Alternatively, you may submit your application form through our website by clicking the link in our Home page.



Sri.N. Madhan

(The Managing Trustee)

Sri.K. Ramakrishnan

(The Trustee and Secretary)

Sri.S. Chandran

(The Trustee and Joint Secretary)


(The Trustee and Treasurer)

Smt. Santhi Ramakrishnan

(The Trustee)

Smt. Alamu Kannan

(The Trustee)

Sri J. Vedanth Ramanujam

(The Trustee)

Sri.Calcutta V.N. Shankar

(The Trustee)


(The Trustee)




Contact Information

Regd. Office: Flat A, Balamurugan Flats, 44/32, Azeez Nagar II Street, Kodambakkam, Chennai - 24.
044 - 24845684
SP Trust
SP Trust


Kindly contribute liberally for our activities. Your contribution of every rupee will be of great help to us in achieving the goals and targets as envisaged by our Trust Board. Our bank account details are given hereunder for enabling you to make your contributions online.
Account No : 251001002215224
Bank : City Union Bank Ltd, Rangarajapuram Br, Ch-24
IFSC Code : CIUB0000251

Note: After remitting your contribution online, Kindly send us your Name, Address, Mobile No, Email ID, Amt of Contribution and Payment reference to spt7612@hotmail.com

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