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Tamil Scholar V.I.Subramaniam, Nagercoil Pillai
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Anbu Palam Founder P.Kalayana Sundaram  Pillai felicitated by Dinamani editor.
Thavil Vidwan A.R.Subramaniam Pillai, The Hindu news
Thillana Mohanaambal Pillai

Tanjore Paintings
by Radha Prabhu

Accidentally came to this
Tanjore Saiva Pillai achievers
page at Orkut.
http://www.orkut.co.in/radha
Sincerity, Hard work is seen in her works.

http://www.shadowsstudio.com
Tanjore paintings and acrylics on canvas.
Worth buying and encourage a Good Art!.

Her Achievements :-
 
bulletWrote an article in The Hindu about conservation
of paintings.
bulletWrote article in State Lalit kala
academy Journal- Samkaleen Kala- New Delhi
bulletState Lalit Kala Academy 2000- State Award
bulletDid junior fellowship in the field of painting for
Department of culture- Govt, of India 2000- 02
bulletMember of South zone cultural centre
bulletExhibitions: Lalit kala academy- Chennai
bulletARCHMATT exhibition- Trichy & EZCC- Calcutta
Early Singapore Tamil Pioneers : Naraina Pillai or Narayana Pillay

Refer http://infopedia.nl.sg/articles/SIP_771_2004-12-29.html

Naraina (Narayana) Pillai (Pillay) the first Indian to set foot on Singapore in 1819,
who rose from chief clerk at the Treasury to being the first building contractor in Singapore
with the Sri Mariamman Temple in South Bridge Road to his credit.

My Post Script :
 पिल्ले   Vs.   पिल्लई  Vs.   पिल्लै
Origin of name Pillay - this spelling came due to Hindi Writing of Pillai as pi - ll - ae = which has only one Kombu as compared to PILLAI which has two kombu = usually hindi writers do not add 2 kombus for Pillais
= so PILLAY is a Thiribu of PILLAI

This is what happened to many NRI Tamils migrated to Singapore, Malaya, Fiji, Mauritius, Seychelles etc.
Padmashree, Kalaimamani K N Dandayuthapani Pillai 
by Urmila Sathyanarayanan, Chennai 
July 9, 2004
 http://www.narthaki.com/info/profiles/profil43.html
K N Dandayuthapani Pillai was born on the 14th of July 1921. He hailed from a highly acclaimed traditional family of musicians from Tanjore. His father was Natesa Pillai. His mother was Subbamma. He started his initial training in music from his father at the tender age of seven. From his grandfather Ramakrishna Pillai he learnt the nuances of dance for which he had natural talent and ability. He worked as a dance instructor in Kalakshetra under Rukmini Devi. In Kalakshetra, he worked on the research aspects of Bharatanatyam.
He was the recipient of various titles, some of the prominent ones being: Natyakalanidi, Natyakalachakravarthy, Kalaimamani. In 1971, he was the first Bharatanatyam Guru to receive the title of ?Padmasri? from the President of India.  
Rev. Dr. Henry K. Pillai is well-known in Malaysia as a Christian spiritual leader and an altruistic philanthropist who has made a lasting and positive impact on the lives of many people.
A man of big heart and soul, he has touched many with his message of faith and God?'s love.
http://www.henrykpillai.com/
http://pgovindapillai.info/lifesketch.php
Parameswaran Pillai Govinda Pillai or PG as he is fondly known, was born on March 25, 1926 in an upper middle class land-owning family in Pulluvazhi village in Perumbavoor in Kerala?s Ernakulam district. A traditional Nair landlord of the times, his father M N Parameswaran Pillai and his god-fearing mother K Parukkutti Amma, a house wife, had cherished conservative values of the day although they were known for their compassion and concern for others. Gods, religion and spirituality had a major presence in his family.

http://www.drpillaimd.com/

Rao Bahadur P. I. Chinnaswamy Pillai was the first Municipal Chairman of Palakkad, Kerala, India.

The Tamil scholar U. V. Swaminatha Iyer has made special mention of Rao Bahadur Chinnaswamy Pillai's name in his autobiography, En Sarithiram, serialised in the Tamil weekly Ananda Vikatan, from January 1940 to May 1942. Iyer described many letters sent to him by Rao Bahadur Chinnaswamy Pillai, encouraging him in his research on Tamil literature.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/P._I._Chinnaswamy_Pillai

Rao Sahib V. I. Munuswamy Pillai (Tamil: முனுசாமி பிள்ளை, b. 1889 - d. December 14, 1953) also spelled as Munisami Pillai, was an Indian businessman, politician, Dalit activist and activist of the Indian independence movement who served as the Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development in the government of C. Rajagopalachari from 1937 to 1939.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V._I._Munuswamy_Pillai

Munuswamy Pillai was born in a poor Dalit family in Ootacamund, Nilgiris district in 1889. Due to his adverse financial circumstances, Munuswamy Pillai could afford little formal education and was forced to take up a job as a clerk at the age of twenty. After a successful stint as a clerk, Munuswamy Pillai set up his own business in 1925.

http://ilakkuvanar.sulekha.com/blog/post/2008/02/do-not-expect-the-government-to-do-it.htm

To start with it decided to visit G.Muthu Pillai, a renowned Tamil scholar, residing at Mahakavi Barathi Nagar ,Vyasarpadi.
He retired as the Secretary of Tamilnadu Housing Board. After retirement he continued this service and with this he also carried on a mission to propagate Tamil classics. He is an eloquent orator and his lectures on Thirukkural and Sangam classics will be full of provoking thoughts as well as subtle humor. He traveled widely and visited many states in India,Southeast Asian countries and Mauritius.

http://www.advancedvisioncare.co.uk/avc-resource-center/ask-mr-pillai/
Mr C.T. Pillai is AVC?s Medical Director, and is one of the most respected and experienced consultant laser refractive surgeons in the UK. No one understands your concerns about laser eye surgery and treatments better than him,
http://www.sangam.org/articles/view2/?uid=1044
 
http://www.pillai.com.my/  Malaysia Pillai Real Estate Co.

AARON ARUMUGAM PILLAI [SAIVA VELLALA FROM CUDDALORE - WHO BECAME WORLDS FIRST BLACK - TAMIL FATHER - PATHIRI DURING DUTCH RULE AT TARANGAMBADI

Thondai Mandala Seer Karuneegar History : by Muruganandam
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