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Katka Kasadara showcases Tamil talent

British Tamil children showcased their remarkable talent at the Tamil language and literary greats during the Tamil Youth Organisation UK's third Tamil competition - Katka Kasadara.

Children as young as three dazzled audiences with their inspiring recital of the much cherished works of the Tamil poets Thiruvalluvar and Avvaiyar.

After four regional rounds, Abiraa Ramathas, Jeshvin Jesudas, Janusha Gnanapaskaran and Kavijan Vigneswaran won the first place in their respective age categories.

Katka Kasadara 3 Finalists:

6 and under:
1st - Abiraa Ramathas
2nd - Varniya Varathan and Varunavy Thavaganesh
3rd - Adavan Ananthan

7-9 years:
1st - Jeshvin Jesudas
2nd - Meenatchi Thanasingham
3rd - Tharun Srivarathan

10-12 years:
1st - Janusha Gnanapaskaran
2nd - Tharshi Raveendren
3rd - Puvitha Srivarathan and Aswiny Ananthan

13-15 years:
1st - Kavijan Vigneswaran

Regional Rounds:

South-East London

6 and under:
1st - Thansurabi Jude Jeyaraj
2nd - Kabishan Ketheswaran
3rd - Varniya Varathan

7-9 years:
1st - Meenatchi Thanasingham
2nd - Vaishna Varathan
3rd - Dhaheeran Uthayakumar

10-12 years:
1st - Sangavi  Mohanarasan
2nd - Biraveena Balachandran

13-15 years:
1st - Sureka Jeyakumar


South West London

6 and under: 
1st - Thenila Arunasalam 
2nd - Kasthury Aruleesan 
3rd - Amirthaa Kuhendran

7-9 years: 
1st - Kirushalini Sribalamurali 
2nd - Khurinjikan Ramesh 

10–12 years: 
1st - Abiramy Sriskantharajah 
2nd - Mithuna Vigneswaran 
3rd - Lakshani Sivarajah


North East London

6 and under: 
1st - Adavan Ananthan 
2nd - Bramina Sooriyakumar and Varunavy Thavaganesh 
3rd - Abiraa Ramathas

7–9 years: 
1st - Anogini Ananthan and Thenuga Sivanesarajah 
2nd - Sapna Sanseevan 
3rd - Saranya Nakuleswaran

10–12 years: 
1st - Aswiny Ananthan 
2nd - Gowsikan Jeyarajah 
3rd - Sharuja Murugananda

13–15 years:
1st - Kavijan Vigneswaran


North West London

6 and under 
1st - Sathusi Raveendren
2nd - Bavikesh Siavakumar and Kavitha Sellathurai 
3rd - Vigaashan Asokan, Rehashan Asokan and Shaalini Sivakumar

7–9 years: 
1st - Jeshivin Jesudas and Kirussa Kirupananthaparathiyar 
2nd - Ilakiyaa Sellathurai and Tharun Srivarathan 
3rd - Karsan Kirupananthaparathiyar and Mathuri Sanmugarajah

10–12 years:  
1st - Puvitha Srivarathan 
2nd - Janushan Gnanapaskaran and Tharshi Raveendren 

3rd - Aruvi Jeyakanthan

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