Posts Tagged ‘Tamil youth’


Remembering Black July

By Editor - July 20th, 2018

Remembering Black July

From July 24th to the 29th of 1983, more than 3,000 Tamils killed and over 150,000 become refugees, many fleeing the country to India and the West. Prison guards allow Sinhalese génocidaires into the wards holding Tamil political prisoners- 53 Tamil political prisoners are tortured and killed.



Tamileelam Challenge Cup Volleyball 2018 – Results

By Editor - March 21st, 2018

Tamileelam Challenge Cup Volleyball 2018 - Results

Canadian Tamil Youth Alliance’s Athletic Committee successfully held its fifth annual Tamileelam Challenge Cup Volleyball Tournament in partnership with the Canadian Tamil Sports Association. This Challenge Cup Volleyball Tournament took place Sunday, March 18, 2018 at the Toronto Pan Am Centre.



Greetings from Candidate Vijay Thanigasalam – Thaalam 2017

By Editor - July 15th, 2017

Greetings from Candidate Vijay Thanigasalam - Thaalam 2017

To the Canadian Tamil Youth Alliance,   As an active youth leader in our community, I am pleased to support Thaalam 2017: The Ulitmate Gaana Competition.  would like to this opportunity to extend my support to CTYA, a non-profit organization that has continuously worked hard to empower and encourage youth leaders in our community.  …



Thaalam 2017 – Greetings from John Sprovieri

By Editor - July 14th, 2017

Thaalam 2017 - Greetings from John Sprovieri

May 24th, 2017 Dear Canadian Tamil Youth Alliance, On behalf of the City of Brampton Members of Council, I wish to extend our congratulations and warmest greetings to everyone in attendance and supporting the Thaalam 2017: The Ultimate Gaana Competition. I congratulate CTYA on their volunteerism, organization and commitment to the community. Youth organizations are…



Greetings from Andrea Howarth – Thaalam 2017

By Editor - July 11th, 2017

Greetings from Andrea Howarth - Thaalam 2017

By promoting and celebrating your heritage and culture, Tamil community members and organizations like the CTYA set an example for all Ontarians, reminding us to embrace the many unique cultures that make Ontario such a great place to call home. The CTYA efforts at this event, and throughout the year, help to strengthen our province, while developing future community leaders and engaged citizens.



Thaalam 2017 – Greetings from MP Arnold Chen

By Editor - July 8th, 2017

Thaalam 2017 - Greetings from MP Arnold Chen

Greetings from Arnold Chan, MP for Scarborough-Agincourt On behalf of the Government of Canada and the people of Scarborough—Agincourt, let me take this opportunity to recognize all those in attendance at the Thaalam 2017: The Ultimate Gaana Competition. It is really heartening to see the Tamil youth come together to put on vibrant shows for…



Thaalam 2017 – Councillor Josh Matlow

By Editor - July 8th, 2017

Thaalam 2017 - Councillor Josh Matlow

As an active advocate of our city’s arts and culture community, I am pleased to support your upcoming event Thaalam 2017: The Ultimate Gaana Competition. In its sixth year Thaalam continues to inspire and empower youth to express themselves and their culture creatively.



Thaalam 2017 – MP Shaun Chen

By Editor - July 7th, 2017

Thaalam 2017 - MP Shaun Chen

As the Member of Parliament for Scarborough North, I am pleased to extend my warmest greetings to the attendees of Thaalam 2017: The Ultimate Gaana Competition, organized by the Canadian Tamil Youth Alliance (CTYA).



Thaalam 2017 Greetings from MP Gary Anandasangaree

By Editor - June 20th, 2017

Thaalam 2017 Greetings from MP Gary Anandasangaree

As we celebrate Canada 150, we reflect on our shared Canadian values. Paramount to our identity is the strength we draw from our varied cultural backgrounds. Through this event, the Arts & Culture Council of CTYA provides an opportunity for Tamil youth to display our rich Tamil heritage and culture.

Best wishes to all the competing teams and congratulations to all who dedicated their time and hard work to make this event a success.



Tamil Eelam Challenge Cup 2017 Volleyball – Results

By Editor - March 21st, 2017

Tamil Eelam Challenge Cup 2017 Volleyball - Results

Canadian Tamil Youth Alliance’s Athletic Committee (CTYA) successfully held its fourth annual Tamileelam Challenge Cup Volleyball Tournament. This Challenge Cup Volleyball Tournament took place Sunday, March 19, 2017 at the Toronto Pan Am Centre.