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Staff Id : 09736
Name : Tmt. A. CHITRA
Designation : ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (Nattuvangam)
Qualification : T.T.C.,Traditional Musician.,B.A(Socio).,
Specialization : BHARATHANATYAM GRADE ARTIST IN DOORDARSHAN KENDRA
Date of Birth : 13-04-1968
Date of Joining : 11-03-2004
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
D/o N.Arjunan,
17,Manavazha Ramanjam st,
Annamalainagar-608 002.
9486870039chinnamanurchitra@gmail.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 66
Ph.D. 04


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 21320-11
Conducted -11-1


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed ---
Ongoing ---
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
14 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
12 5 6 19 222

List of Publications - National
vishvanathan, "PAVAYEN MADHURA BAKTHI.", Sarigamapadani Music & Dance, Volume 14, Number 3, Jan 2010, pp. 18-20. 2010.
VazhuvoreRavi, "THAMIZHISAIYEL MOZHIEN SIRAPPU.", APOORVARAGAM MUSIC & DANCE, Volume 7, Number 3, Apr 2009, pp. 17-18. 2009.
P.T.ANBU, "SILAPPATHIGARATHIL ADDAL SEITHIGAL.", ANNAI, Volume 2, Number 1, Apr 2009, pp. 2-4. 2009.
VazhuvoreRavi, "Natyakalai in Thamizhakathin Pangu.", APOORVARAGAM MUSIC & DANCE, Volume 6, Number 5, Sep 2008, pp. 16-17. 2008.
VazhuvoreRavi, "Natyakalai in Thamizhakathin Pangu.", APOORVARAGAM MUSIC & DANCE, Volume 6, Number 5, Oct 2008, pp. 12-13. 2008.
vishvanathan, "PADAVARNATHIN MUKKIYA PANGU.", Sarigamapadani Music & Dance, Volume 13, Number 1, Nov 2008, pp. 32-36. 2008.
VazhuvoreRavi, "SILAPPATHIKARAM NATYA SEITHIGAL.", APOORVARAGAM MUSIC & DANCE, Volume 5, Number 5, Aug 2007, pp. 2-2. 2007.
vishvanathan, "BARATHATHIL ANGA SUDTHAM.", Sarigamapadani Music & Dance, Volume 6, Number 8, Jul 2007, pp. 2-3. 2007.
KALAIKAVARI COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS, "INDIA NATTIYA ISAYIL SAMAYATHIN PANGU.", NATIONAL SEMINAR , Volume 8, Number 9, Feb 2007, pp. 44-52. 2007.
VazhuvoreRavi, "Natyathilagam.", APOORVARAGAM MUSIC & DANCE, Volume 5, Number 4, Apr 2006, pp. 6-6. 2006.
Dr.E.Angayarkanni, "Natya Isai Uruppadigal - Oru Parvai.", Isaium Pira Nun Kalaigalum, Volume 1, Number 1, Sep 2005, pp. 219-225. 2005.
vishvanathan, "Natrajarin Thiruoruva Thathuvam.", Sarigamapadani Music & Dance, Volume 10, Number 2, Dec 2005, pp. 18-20. 2005.
List of Publications - International
Dr.A.Chitra, "Udakangalin Vayilaga Thanjai BalaSaraswathin Natyakalai.", Dance,Music and Media in the 20th and 21st Centuries , Volume 1, Number 1, May 2018, pp. 32-34. 2018.
VEENA E.Gayathri, "Esai Mattrum Nadanathirku Gurukulam Matrum Niruvanangalaicharntha Kalviin Kurikkol.", Naveena Samprathaya, Volume 1, Number 1, Jun 2016, pp. 11-15. 2016.
R.Baskar, "Kalaigalai Potrum Marabukalai.", Sarigamapathani, Volume 14, Number 1, Nov 2009, pp. 16-19. 2009.
Vazhuvoor Ravi, "Natyathil Karvaigal.", Apoorva Ragam, Volume 7, Number 7, Dec 2009, pp. 21-22. 2009.
K.Kannaki Kalaivendan, "Thirukoyil Varalatru Parvaiyil Chidambaram.", Senthamil Nadenum Pothnile, Volume 1, Number 1, May 2008, pp. 215-218. 2008.
List of Conferences - National
Dr.A.Chitra, Thirukkuralum,Thevaramum, Indian Aesthetic Nuances of Dance in Tirukkkural, Mar 24-25, 2017, Kalai Kaviri Fine Arts College, pp. 167-170. Trichy, Uyir Ezhutthu Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Iakkanam - Abinayam, Samana Ilakkiyangal - Panmuga Parvai, Mar 30-31, 2015, Annamalai University, pp. 70-73. Annamalai Nagar, Priyatharsini Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Thirumoolarin Thirumanthiram, Sithar Ilakkiyangalil Vaazhviyal, Mar 27-27, 2014, Annamalai University, pp. 122-125. Annamalai Nagar, Priyadharshini Publications .
Dr.A.Chitra, Nadha Laya Bharatham, Nadha Laya Bharatham, Mar 18-19, 2008, Dept. of Music, Annamalai University, pp. 1-5. Annamalai Nagar, Dept. of Music.
Dr.A.Chitra, Natya Kalaithuraiyil Tamilagathin Pangu, World Women's Day National Conference , Mar 12-12, 2007, Tamil University, pp. 50-56. Thanjavur, Akaram Publication.
Dr.A.Chitra, Inthiya Natyam Isaiyil Samayangalin Pangalippu, National Seminar on Indian Dance and Music, Feb 9-9, 2007, Kalai Kaviri Fine Arts College, pp. 44-52. Trichy, Kalai Kaviri Fine Arts College.
List of Conferences - International
Dr.A.Chitra, Bharathaklaiyil Thanjai Balasaraswathiyin Aalumai Thiran, World Women's Day -2018 , Mar 8-8, 2018, Tamil University, pp. 38-43. Thanjavur, Ananya Publication .
Dr.A.Chitra, Udakangalin Vayilaga Bharathakalaiyil Thanjai BalaSaraswathin Thanithanmai, Dance,Music and Media in the 20th and 21st Centuries, Feb 6-7, 2018, Dept. of Music, Annamalai University, pp. 32-34. chidambaram, Muththamil Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Saiva Ilakkiyangalil Kalaikoorugal, Tamilar kalaigal Marabum Mattramum, Feb 1-1, 2018, Kalai Kaviri Fine Arts College, pp. 277-281. Trichy, Semoothai Publication.
Dr.A.Chitra, Kappiya Ilakkiyangali Bharathakalai, Ilakkthil Kaalathorum Vanigam, Jan 5-5, 2018, Yela Vivasaya Sangam College, pp. 141-146. Bodinayakkanur, Shanlax publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Arunagirinathar Vazhvum Padaipugalum, Thirupugal Amutham, Dec 21-21, 2017, Mayilam Parimala Vel Tamil Advanced Research Centre, pp. 149-152. Puducherry, Kurunji Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Vurai Nadai Tamilil Natya noolgal, 14th International Conference , Jul 23-23, 2016, Karanthai Tamil Sangam, pp. 441-444. Thanjavur, Tamil Ayya Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Thamizhar Kalaigal - Bharathanatyam, Tamilar kalaigal , Mar 4-4, 2016, Kalai Kaviri Fine Arts College, pp. 277-281. Trichy, Semoothai Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Bhahavat Geethaiyil Kaanalagum Kathaigal, 13th International Conference , Jul 11-11, 2015, Kongu Nadu Arts and Science College, pp. 286-288. coimbatore, Tamil Ayya Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Vallalar Kaatum Bakthi Neri, Lord Murugan in Tamil Literature Down The Ages, Dec 21-21, 2014, Bharathidasan Govt. College for Women, pp. 225-228. Puducherry, Kurunji Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Balasaraswathiyum Kalaiyum, 9th International Conference, Dec 21-22, 2013, R, pp. 366-368. chennai, Sabanayagam Printers .
Dr.A.Chitra, Thirukoyilkal Valartha Thamilar Kalaikalil Nadana kalai, 11th International Conference , Jul 20-20, 2013, Pachayappan Women's College , pp. 215-218. Kanjipuram, Tamil Ayya Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Tamiliyal Parimanangal Varalaru - Natyam, Tamiliyal Parimanangal, Mar 23-24, 2013, Medras University, pp. 298-302. chennai, Kalaigan Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Kappiyangalil Varalaru, 10th International Conference , Jul 21-21, 2012, Tamil Ayya Kalvi Kalagam, pp. 363-368. Thiruchengodu, Tamil Ayya Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Fine Arts - Bharathanatyam, 7th International Conference , Dec 17-18, 2011, Karpagam University, pp. 307-310. coimbatore, R Publications .
Dr.A.Chitra, Eyal Isai Nadagam Kalaigal Katha Panbatu Marabugal, 9th International Conference, Jul 23-23, 2011, Tamil Ayya Kalvi Kalagam, pp. 163-165. Thiruvaiyaru, Tamil Ayya Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Bharathanatyam, 6th International Conference , Dec 18-19, 2010, Subramanyam Arts and science College, pp. 364-367. Namakkal, R Publications .
Dr.A.Chitra, Natya Kalaithuraiyil Balasaraswathi, Penniyam, Aug 23-24, 2010, Dr.M.G.R Janaki Arts and Science Women's College, pp. 53-57. chennai, Tamil Ayya Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Isaium Natyamum, International Tamil Music Conference, Aug 25-25, 2006, Tamil University, pp. 376-381. Thanjavur, K.R.Publications.
Dr.A.Chitra, Isaium Natyamum, International Tamil Music Conference, Aug 23-25, 2006, Tamil University, pp. 91-96. Thanjavur, Thiru.V.KA. Publications.
List of Book Published
SARASWATHI RAMANATHAN, PENNIYAM , THIRUVAIYARU: TAMIL AYYA, 978-81-909464-1-4, pp. 53-57. Aug 2010.
k.kannaki, Penmai Velha, oovaikkttam, Thiruvaiyaru: Thamizhaiyah Publisher, 978-81-909464-1-4, pp. 53-57. Aug 2010.
KANNAGI KALAI VENDHAN, TAMILAR PANPADU, THIRUVAIYARU: TAMIL AYYA, 978-81-909464-6-9, pp. 163-165. Jul 2011.
TAMIL VELU, TAMIL AARU, CHENNAI.: R- RESEARCH CENTRE , 978-81-922802-3-3, pp. 307-310. Dec 2012.
Dr.S.Tamilvelu, Tamil Aaru, R - Anaithinthiya Aaraichik Kazhagam,Moohanur: R, 978-81-922802-3-3, pp. 307-310. Dec 2012.
RANGASAMI, TAMIL KAPPIYAM- KALAI KOORUGAL., THIRUVAIYARU: TAMIL AYYA, 978-81-909464-7-6(V-I), pp. 363-368. Jul 2012.
SENGUTTUVAN, THANGAM, CHENNAI.: R- RESEARCH CENTRE , 978-81-922802-6-4, pp. 366-368. Dec 2013.
VENGADESAN, VAINAVA ELAKYAM, DDE, A.U: TAMIL DEPT., 978-81-925708-0-8, pp. 95-98. Mar 2013.
MATHIVANAN, TAMILIAL PARIMANAM, 19, KANNATHASAN ST, T-NAGAR, CHENNAI.: KALAIGNAAN PATHIPAGAM., 978-93-81568-71-2, pp. 298-302. Feb 2013.
Dr,Vel. Karthikeyan, Thamil Ilakkiyangalil Kalandorum Murugan, Kurunji Publication,24.Sengundar St,Aambour: Kurunji Publication, 978-93-84607-05-0, pp. 225-228. Dec 2014.
VENGADESAN, SITHAR ILAKKIYANGALIL VALVIYAL, DDE, ANNAMALAI UNIVERSITY.: TAMIL DEPT. ANNAMALAI UNIVERSITY., 978-81-925708-2-2, pp. 122-125. Mar 2014.
k.kannaki, Kadhai Tamil - Thotramum Valarchiyum, oovaikkttam, Thiruvaiyaru: Thamizhaiyah Publisher, 978-81-930633-0-09 (V-1), pp. 286-288. Jul 2015.
Kannaki Kalaivendan, Kathai Tamil Thotramum Valarchium, oovaikkttam, Thiruvaiyaru: Thamizhaiyah Publisher, 978-81-930633-0-09 (V-1), pp. 286-288. Jul 2015.
Dr.N.Venkatesan, Samana Ilakkiyam, DDE,Dept.of Tamil,Annamalai University: DDE,Dept.of Tamil,Annamalai University, 978-81-922251-6-6, pp. 70-73. Mar 2015.
VEENA E.Gayathri, Naveena Sampradaya , Dr.DGS Dinakaran Salai, Chennai : Tamil Nadu Music and Fine Arts University, 978-93-5258-228-0, pp. 11-15. Jun 2016.
Semoothai Sadhasivam, Thamizhar Kalaigal, Semoothai Sadhasivam: Semoothai Sadhasivam, 978-93-81006-10-8, pp. 34-36. Mar 2016.
Dr.Vel.Karthikeyan, Thiruppugazh Amutham, 24,1st Sengunthar St,Aambour: Kurunji Publication, 978-93-84607-09-8, pp. 149-152. Dec 2017.
Dr.P.Natarajan, Indian Aesthetic Nuances of Dance in Tirukkkural, Uyir Ezhutthu Pathippagam: Kalai kaviri College of Fine Arts, 978-93-81099-59-9, pp. Mar 2017.
Dr.A.Chitra, Dance,Music and Media in the 20th and 21st Centuries , Department of Music,Annamalai University: Dr.A.Chitra, 987-81-920060-5-5, pp. 32-34. May 2018.
Dr.S.Karpagam, Par Potrum Pennulagu, Department of Music,Tamil University: Dr.S.Karpagam, 978-81-928616-0-9, pp. 38-43. Mar 2018.
Dr.S.Sathasivam, Thamizhar Kalaigal Marabum Maatramum, Chandran Nagar,East Thambaram,Chennai: Semoothai Sadhasivam, 978-93-81006-52-8, pp. 277-281. Jan 2018.
N.Vijay Ananth, Ilakkiyathil Kalanthorum Vanikam, Shanlax Publications: Ela Vivasagikal Sangam College, 978-93-87102-48-4, pp. 141-146. Jan 2018.
List of Popular Article
Vazhuvoor Ravi, Appurvaragam, 23G/5, Sivaraman Street, manthaveli, Chennai: Vazhuvoor Ravi, 2395-2202, pp. 23-24. Jun 2015.
Dr.A.Chitra, Dance,Music and Media in the 20th and 21st Centuries , Department of Music,Annamalai University: Department of Music,Annamalai University, 978-81-920060-5-5, pp. 62-64. May 2018.
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships
Tamil Nadu Culture Dept. - 1984 to 2018 - 10
ICCR Cultural Program Participate - 2004 to 2018 - 9
Dept. of Tamilnadu Truism, Participate - Functions 2004 - 2018 - 8
Thillai Natyanjali Committee Member - Nadarajar Temple, Chidambaram - 7
Natyanjali - Committee Member, Thiruvaiyaru - 6
Cultural Anveshan - Committee Member, Annamalai University - 5
Bala Shree & State Best Child Award Judge, Jawahar Bal Bhavan, Puducherry - 4
Team of Experts - Interact Positively, Annamalai University - 3
Bajana Mandali - Esteemed Member, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam, Tirupathi - 2
Cultural Judge - Bharathidasan University, Trichy - 1
Two Day National Workshop - Executive Coordinator, Dept. of Music, Annamalai University - 3
Two Day National Seminar - Coordinator, Dept. of Music, Annamalai University - 2
International Conference - Organizing Secretory, Dept. of Music, Annamalai University - 1
Assisted the Club in Organizing Various Socio - Cultural Programs - 1
Women's Harassment 2015 to 2017 - Dept. of Music, Annamalai University - 2
Mentor - Mentees 2014 to 2018 - Dept. of Music, Annamalai University - 1
Admission Committee - Member of the GCP Admission Committee - Dept. of Music, Annamalai University - 1
Member of the Question Papers Set / Paper Valuation / Examiner - Periyar University , Selam - 7
Member of the Question Papers Set / Paper Valuation / Examiner - Annamalai University - 6
Member of the Question Papers Set / Paper Valuation / Examiner - Pondichery University , Pondichery - 5
Member of the Question Papers Set / Paper Valuation / Examiner - Alagappa University , Karaikudi - 4
Member of the Question Papers Set / Paper Valuation / Examiner - Alagappa University , Karaikudi - 3
Member of the Question Papers Set / Paper Valuation / Examiner - Tamil University , Thanjavur - 2
Member of the Question Papers Set / Paper Valuation / Examiner - Tamil University , Thanjavur - 1
Board of Examiners,Dept. of Music, Pondichery University, Pondichery - 8
Board of Examiners,Dept. of Music, Tamil University, Thanjavur - 7
Board of Examiners,Dept. of Music, Alagappa University, Karaikudi - 6
Board of Examiners,Dept. of Music, Alagappa University, Karaikudi - 5
Board of Examiners,Dept. of Music, Annamalai University - 4
Board of Examiners,Dept. of Music, Annamalai University - 3
Board of Examiners,Dept. of Music, Annamalai University - 2
Board of Examiners,Dept. of Music, Annamalai University - 1
Board of studies , DDE, Annamalai university - 7
Board of studies , DDE, Annamalai university - 6
Board of studies , DDE, Annamalai university - 5
Board of studies ,Dept. of Music, Annamalai University - 4
Board of studies, Faculty of Fine Arts, Alagappa University, Karaikudi - 3
Board of studies , DDE, Annamalai university - 2
Board of studies , tamil cultural dept, tamil university - 1