50To ARIKAMEDU with Dr.Suresh - ERRATA
- Jan 8, 2010Sorry there was an error in the previous mail on who can participate
Yes, your guess is right; we are taking you to ARIKAMEDU with Dr.Suresh.
Don't miss this golden opportunity to visit this historical place with
Dr.Suresh, a doctorate, author and a Rotary Alumni.
30th January 2009
Departure: 6.00 AM - Arrival: 6.00 PM
Arikamedu, near Pondicherry
Rotarians, Anns & Annets
Only 30 seats - on first come first serve basis
Last date for registration
27th January 2010
Mode of Transport
By Deluxe AC Coach
Breakfast and Lunch included
Rs.1700/- per head
For more info on Arikamedu:
Click the link below:
DR. SETHURAMAN SURESH was born in Bombay and was educated in Delhi, Chennai
(Madras) and London. He holds a Master's degree in Archaeology from the
University of Madras. Throughout school and college, he was a class-topper
and was university first-ranker at the Master's level. He obtained his PhD.
in Roman Archaeology from the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
He has been the recipient of several prestigious prizes, awards and
fellowships including the Junior Research Fellowship of the Institute of
Archaeology of the Archaeological Survey of India, Junior Research
Fellowship of the University Grants Commission (India), Post-Doctoral
Fellowship, Study Grant and Foreign Travel Grant of the Indian Council of
Historical Research, Fellowship of the India-Sri Lanka Foundation, New
Delhi, Travel Grant of INLAKS Foundation, London, Nehru Visiting Fellowship
and Small Study and Research Grant of the Nehru Trust for the Indian
Collections at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London and the Rotary Group
Study Exchange Fellowship (U.S.A.).
Dr. Suresh has toured most parts of India, Sri Lanka, Singapore, Cambodia,
U.K., France, Germany and U.S.A. on official and research work. He has been
a member of the Executive Committee of the United Nations Youth Organization
(Tamilnadu Chapter) and the South Indian History Congress. He is the
Secretary of the Rotary Foundation Alumni Association (RFAA) of Rotary
District 3230 (Tamilnadu, India).
He has published research articles in well-known international academic
journals. He has also authored museum catalogues, school textbooks,
teacher's guidebooks, historical novels and travelogues for children. Most
of his books have been published by the Oxford University Press. He writes a
regular column for the 'Young World' Children's Section of The Hindu.
He was earlier Research Fellow at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the
Arts, New Delhi, and the French Institute of Pondicherry (India). He is
currently Convener, Indian
National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH), Chennai, and
Consultant, TVS Educational Society and Academic Director, Bharat Travel
Services, Chennai. He is most well-known for the unique Heritage Tours (to
different historical places in India and Sri Lanka ) that he designs and
organizes for museums, schools, colleges and the general public. He has done
such educational travel programs for the United States Educational
Foundation in India (USEFI), Davidson College, Davidson, North Carolina
(U.S.A), Earlham College, Richmond, Indiana (U.S.A.).
Fill Registration Form Click here: