Posts Tagged ‘Tamil youth’


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.



For the love of women in sport, the Women’s Ontario Tamil Sports League (WOTSL)

By Editor - February 16th, 2016

For the love of women in sport, the Women’s Ontario Tamil Sports League (WOTSL)

Paving a path for women, the Women’s Ontario Tamil Sports League (WOTSL) has created a platform for females 16 years of age and over across the GTA to play collaborative sports. This multi-sport league, founded in October 2015, provides participants with a fun environment to play sports at a recreational level with some healthy competition. For the 2015-2016 season, the two chosen sports were volleyball and basketball. WOTSL is comprised of 88 members of various ages, ethnicities and athletic skill-sets.



RFT Iron in Heels – Don’t Fear Trading in Breasts for Pectorals

By Editor - February 12th, 2016

RFT Iron in Heels - Don’t Fear Trading in Breasts for Pectorals

Bottom line – your pectorals are one of your major muscle groups, which are activated by push movements. It is important to evenly strengthen them to counter the development of your back muscles. So, remove any association behind chest exercises and losing breast tissue because, the reason behind any possible loss of breast tissue is due to OVERALL loss of fat mass brought on due to physical activity as a whole.



I am Canadian, but I am Thamizh first

By Editor - January 10th, 2016

I am Canadian, but I am Thamizh first

As a Tamil
As a Canadian
As a Tamil Canadian
It is my duty
To carry forward
My first language
My mother tongue
Enathu thai mozhi
Thamizh



Thulirkal, Impressions by Annuj

By Editor - August 7th, 2015

Thulirkal, Impressions by Annuj

Today Annuj is one of the most popular Tamil photographers not only within the Canadian Tamil community but also on an international level. He was also named one of the top 30 under 30 Canadian wedding photographers and has won multiple WPPI and Fearless awards.



Greetings For Thaalam 2015 – MP Parm Gill

By Editor - July 4th, 2015

Greetings For Thaalam 2015 - MP Parm Gill

As Canadians, we are fortunate to live in one of the most culturally diverse countries in the world. With CTYA’s efforts, they are promoting the goodwill that exists among Canadians, and are helping to make a difference in our community. With the Ultimate Gaana Competition, the CTYA is building a stronger, more united Canada.



Greetings for Thaalam 2015 – Councillor Mike Layton

By Editor - July 4th, 2015

Greetings for Thaalam 2015 - Councillor Mike Layton

Congratulations to CYTA and to all those who have worked tirelessly to deliver what is sure to be a very exciting event. Please accept my best wishes for an enjoyable event and continued success.



Greetings for Thaalam 2015 – Paul Ainslie

By Editor - July 2nd, 2015

Greetings for Thaalam 2015 - Paul Ainslie

Thaalam 2015 dance competition fits well with Toronto’s vibrant community and through this art form, individuals are able to express themselves and their views, while exploring their creativity and skills through movement and music. I look forward to the Thaalam 2015: The Ultimate Gaana Competition successfully bringing the community together while promising great entertainment in our great City of Toronto.



Greetings for Thaalam 2015 – MP Paul Calandra

By Editor - July 1st, 2015

Greetings for Thaalam 2015 - MP Paul Calandra

It is with great pleasure that I extend my warmest greetings to all the participants in the Thaalam 2015: The Ultimate Gaana Competition. Hosted by the Arts & Culture Council of Canadian Tamil Youth Alliance (CTYA), this is a brilliant opportunity for our youth to showcase their many talents.