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Greet your loved ones and welcome the New Year with a noble act of charity!

Celebrate this festive season with the spirit of giving! Salute the undying spirit of an amazing artist who has not let his failing vision dampen his service to social causes, choose an original work of art by Shri Manohar Devadas as your festive greeting and let the price you pay for a card give back [...]

Low Vision Clinic gets high end Visual aids

Freedom Scientific the Florida based leader in carrying out research in low vision and manufacturer of vision aids to those with partial and total visual impairment and learning disabilities, donated State of the Art vision aids and electronic devices to the Low Vision Care Clinic, Sankara Nethralaya, the one of its kind comprehensive vision care [...]

Vision 2020 conducts a major workshop on eliminating avoidable blindness

It is said that a work well begun is half completed, the high profile and enthusiastic participation of a cross section of eminent personalities representing the government, NGO’s, Health care providers and senior members of the Press at the recently held seminar ‘Media and its role in Eliminating Avoidable Blindness” organized by the India chapter [...]

Prestigious business body honours Dr SS.Badrinath with ‘Life Time Achievement Award’

TiE Chennai the prestigious business promotion body with a membership base of 100 chartered and 500 associate members comprising captains of industry and a broad spectrum of business professionals dedicated to the cause of nurturing entrepreneurs, achievers in various fields and innovative ideas honoured Dr SS.Badrinath, Chairman Emeritus, Sankara Nethralaya with a ‘Life Time Achievement [...]

World’s leading helping hand honours the services of a compassionate helping hand

The Lion’s Club of Central Madras and the Lion’s club of Annai District jointly celebrated ‘United Nation’s Day’ in a grand manner at the Benz Park Hotel, Chennai. The proceedings included a fellowship, meeting and distribution of awards followed by dinner. The awards were distributed by the Chief Guest Dr Stefan Weckbach, Consul General of [...]

Andhra Bank steps into its 90th year with a thoughtful gesture

Andhra Bank, among India’s fast growing nationalized banks with a countrywide presence stepped into its 90th year of operation on the 29th of November 2012. The significance of the day was captured by the opening of 90 branches and 90 ATM’s all over the country. As an institution with a strong social commitment, the bank [...]

Dr HN.Madhavan conferred with rare distinction at prestigious professional meet

The xxxvi National Conference of the Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists (IAMM)- MICRON 2012 organized by the Microbiology Department of the Lady Harding Medical College, New Delhi was conducted at the Indian Habitat Centre, New Delhi between the 22nd and 25th of November 2012. The Chief Guest for the function was Shri Kehev Desiraju, Special [...]

Sudharsana Homam performed at Sankara Nethralaya Main campus

Sudharsana Homam the annual prayer ceremony to propitiate the Gods and seek their blessings for the well being and prosperity of Sankara Nethralaya, its employees and their family members was performed with religious fervor at the Sankara Nethralaya Main on the 25th of November 2012. The homam was performed at a specially erected pedestal and [...]