CTU 2016 Bhaja Govindam Registration

CTU 2016 Bhaja Govindam, Hanuman Chalisa and Nama Ramayanam sessions

Chicago Tyagaraja Utsavam is glad to announce practice sessions for children/adults to perform Bhaja Govindam, Nama Ramayanam and Hanuman Chalisa at the Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago (HTGC) as part of the 40th year celebrations from Sat, 28 May 2016 to Sun, 5 Jun 2016.

Last Update: 24 Jan 2016

CTU-trained groups will render these hymns immortalized by Smt. M.S.Subbalakshmi during the following occasions:

  • Nama Ramayanam and Hanuman Chalisa during the CTU 2016 Abhivandanam festival at HTGC
  • Bhaja Govindam, Nama Ramayanam and Hanuman Chalisa on Thu, 2 June 2016 in the evening at the HTGC Temple as part of the 9-day celebration of 40 years of Chicago Tyagaraja Utsavam.

At CTU’s request, Maragatham Mani will be training these groups based upon the M.S. Subbalakshmi style of rendering these epic slokams.

Practice Schedule 

All practice sessions will be held at the residence of Maragatham Mani in Naperville, IL.

  • Bhaja Govindam starts on Fri, 15 Jan 2016 – Click here for Schedule
  • Nama Ramayanam starts on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 – Click here for schedule  
  • Hanuman Chalisa starts on Fri, 11 Mar 2016 – Click here for schedule

Registration Deadline:

  • Bhaja Govindam: Registration is Closed.
  • Nama Ramayanam: Registration is Closed.
  • Hanuman Chalisa: Registration is Closed.

Questions: Please send e-mail to ctu {dot} hc {AT} ChicagoTyagarajaUtsavam {dot} org.


Children must be at least six years old to participate in these sessions.

Registration for all these performances is now closed.

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