CTU Hanuman Chalisa Registration

CTU 2018 Abhivandanam Sessions

Chicago Tyagaraja Utsavam is glad to announce practice sessions for the performances during the CTU 2018 Abhivandanam to be held Sat, 28 Apr 2018 at the Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago (HTGC).

Practice sessions for Utsava Sampradaya Krithis are already in progress.

This announcement is about the practice sessions for Nama Ramayanam, Lakshmi Ashtothram and  Hanuman Chalisa.

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

Practice Schedule : Click here

  • Practice sessions will be held for Nama Ramayanam, Lakshmi Ashtothram and Hanuman Chalisa depending upon the number of new registrants received
  • Review sessions will be held for Nama Ramayanam, Lakshmi Ashtothram and Hanuman Chalisa.


DateLakshmi AshtothramNama RamayanamHanuman Chalisa
Feb 16DhyanamBala KandamDoha
Feb 231-3Kandam 2Chopayi 1-8
Mar 24-6Kandam 3Chopayi 9-16
Mar 97-9Kandam 4Chopayi 17-24
Mar 1610-12Kandam 5Chopayi 25-32
Mar 2313-15Kandam 6Chopayi 33-40
Mar 3016-18Kandam 6Review
Apr 619Kandam 7Review
Apr 13ReviewKandam 7Review
Apr 20ReviewReviewReview
Apr 27ReviewReviewReview


  • When you are registering for the CTU 2018 Abhivandanam practice sessions, you are registering for all three performances.  Participants are requested to attend all the practice sessions to ensure a well-coordinated performance for the CTU 2018 Abhivandanam.
  • Photographs from CTU practice sessions may be shared across CTU publications and CTU social media channels.

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

Registration Deadline: Wed, 7 Feb 2018

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

The registration for the CTU 2018 Abhivandanam performance is now closed.