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Dr. Manimaran A/L Subramaniam

Lecturer
Department of Indian Studies
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
 
  +603-79675632
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  manimaran23@um.edu.my
  Department of Indian Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
 
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BIOGRAPHY


Manimaran holds a B.A. (Hons) in Social Science, M.A. in Sociology of Religion and Ph. D in Sociology from University Malaya. Manimaran has served as a lecturer in Stamford College. He has also served as a tutor as well as a part time lecturer in University Malaya. For a period of two (2) years, he was actively involved as a facilitator in Self Awareness Center, a center which involves in transformation programme which includes self realisation, self awareness and personal development. The target group people are from all walks of life. Apart from being a lecturer and facilitator, he was also attached with Tutee Training Center as a Personal Development Programmer and Trainer whereby he conducts programmes to educate, develop and inspire Indian youths and students in realising their potentials. Currently, he is a lecturer with University Malaya and at the same time he also conducts motivational and student programmes. Manimaran as a co-writer has written two books on “Malaysian Indians Belief and Culture” and “Hindu Festival in Malaysia”, which was published by Fajar Bakti Pvt. Ltd., He has written in detail explanations on “Kanda Sashti Kavasam”. Append below are some articles as co-writer by him and was published in Encyclopedia Malaysia: - “Hindu Temples”; - “Indian Festivals and Celebrations”; - “The Indian: Classification, Origin and Socialization”; and - “Indian Kinship, Beliefs and Value System” At the same time he has written articles that were published in journals and to keep in phase with the current market trend has been attending conferences held locally and internationally. He also host a few programmes in Astro’s Vaanavil channel in Malaysia. He is advisor for Malaysian Indian Science Intellectuals (MISI) Association. Manimaran has been conducting courses, seminars, talks and workshops for more than 25 years. With his vast enlightenment and experiences, he conducts programmers’ with optimistic and whimsical. He is capable of approaching courteously to either a serious subject or a hands-on approach to living life.


ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • INDIAN ATHMA SHAKTHI ASSOCIAITION, Advisor, 2011, (National)
  • MALAYSIAN INDIAN INTELLECTUALS FOR CULTIVATION OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (MIIST), Advisor, 2008, (National)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


  • AHLI JAWATANKUASA LAMAN WEB FAKULTI SASTERA DAN SAINS SOSIAL, Pengajian India, Department Of Indian Studies, Faculty Of Arts And Social Sciences, 02-Dec-15 - 01-Jan-17
  • Wakil Fakulti Sastera dan Sains Sosial bagi Jawatankuasa Lembaga Pusat Sukan, University Malaya, 10-Nov-14 - 11-Nov-16
  • AJK SEMAKAN KURIKULUM PROGRAM IJAZAH DASAR(MOF) , Pengajian India, Department Of Indian Studies, Faculty Of Arts And Social Sciences, 01-Jul-14 - 01-Jul-16
  • Wakil Jabatan Pengajian India Bagi Ahli Jawatankuasa Keselamatan Dan Kesihatan Pekerjaan (Jakpum) Fakulti Sastera Dan Sains Sosial, Pengajian India, Department Of Indian Studies, Faculty Of Arts And Social Sciences, 01-Mar-11 - 31-Dec-15
  • Wakil Ahli Jawatankuasa Kualiti Fakulti Sastera da Sains Sosial, Pengajian India, Department Of Indian Studies, Faculty Of Arts And Social Sciences, 04-Feb-15 - 03-Nov-15
  • AHLI JAWATANKUASA KHAS KURSUS TERAS FAULITI SASTERA DAN SAINS SOSIAL, Pengajian India, Department Of Indian Studies, Faculty Of Arts And Social Sciences, 25-Aug-14 - 25-Aug-15
  • Pengawasan Jabatan, Department Of Indian Studies, Faculty Of Arts And Social Sciences, 03-Aug-15 - 03-Aug-15
  • AHLI JAWATANKUASA PEMERIKSA BAGI IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA SASTERA , University Malaya, 05-Dec-14 - 31-May-15

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Political Theory And Political Philosophy (malaysian Indians politic)
  • Social Impact Assessment (Malaysian Indians )
  • Sociology Of Religion (Hinduism)
  • Social Movement (Indian Movement)
  • Hindu Studies (Hinduism , Hindus, Hindu society)
  • Religious Issues (Hindus, Temple , )
  • Community Organization (Non Government Organization, Society, Movement )


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).



Book
2015
  • Manimaran, S.(2014).Kalithogai. Chennai:Kalanyar pathippagam. 

2002
  • Manimaran,S.2002. KANTHA SHASTI KAVACAM (An explanation for Kantha Shasti Kavasam). Kuala Lumpur:Jaya Bakti Pvt. Ltd. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

1994
  • Manimaran,S. dan Rajantheran,M., ADAT DAN PANTANG LARANG ORANG INDIA DI MALAYSIA (Tradition and Abstinence of Indian Community In Malaysia), Fajar Bakti Pvt. Ltd., Shah Alam, 1994. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • Manimaran,S. dan Rajantheran,M.,PERAYAAN ORANG INDIA DI MALAYSIA (Indian Festivals In Malaysia), Fajar Bakti Pvt. Ltd., Shah Alam, 1994. 

Chapter In Book
2015
  • Manimaran, S & Sivapalan. G (2014). Inthukkalidaiye Veettu Valaga Alaayanggal.Malesiyat Tamilargalidaiye Marivarum Samayappokku (Domestic Shire among Hindus: Religious changes among Malaysian Tamil Hindus) in S. Sthasivam, S.Kauselya Thevi. M. rajantheran, N. Sujatha, K. Pupathy(Ed.) Tamil Ilakkiya Vagaimaigalum Valviyal Sinthanaigalum (Pp. 478-488). Chennai: Semmuthai Pathipagam. 
  • Manimaran, S & Sivapalan. G (2014). Inthukkalidaiye Veettu Valaga Alaayanggal.Malesiyat Tamilargalidaiye Marivarum Samayappokku (Domestic Shire among Hindus: Religious changes among Malaysian Tamil Hindus) in S. Sthasivam, S.Kauselya Thevi. M. rajantheran, N. Sujatha, K. Pupathy(Ed.) Tamil Ilakkiya Vagaimaigalum Valviyal Sinthanaigalum (Pp. 478-488). Chennai: Semmuthai Pathipagam. 
  • Manimaran, S & Sivapalan. G (2014). Inthukkalidaiye Veettu Valaga Alaayanggal.Malesiyat Tamilargalidaiye Marivarum Samayappokku (Domestic Shire among Hindus: Religious changes among Malaysian Tamil Hindus) in S. Sthasivam, S.Kauselya Thevi. M. rajantheran, N. Sujatha, K. Pupathy(Ed.) Tamil Ilakkiya Vagaimaigalum Valviyal Sinthanaigalum (Pp. 478-488). Chennai: Semmuthai Pathipagam. 
  • Manimaran, S & Sivapalan. G (2014). Inthukkalidaiye Veettu Valaga Alaayanggal.Malesiyat Tamilargalidaiye Marivarum Samayappokku (Domestic Shire among Hindus: Religious changes among Malaysian Tamil Hindus) in S. Sthasivam, S.Kauselya Thevi. M. rajantheran, N. Sujatha, K. Pupathy(Ed.) Tamil Ilakkiya Vagaimaigalum Valviyal Sinthanaigalum (Pp. 478-488). Chennai: Semmuthai Pathipagam. 
  • Manimaran, S. (2014). Malesiya Inthukalideye Marivarum Samayappokku: Veettu Valaga Alaayanggal.Oor Parvai (Changes in religious belief system among Malaysian Hindus : Study on Domestic Shire ) K. Vijayaragavan, K. Shithaparam, Irathina Vengadesan, E. Elilvasathan in (Ed.) Pulam Peyarntha Tamilar Vaalvum Varalarum (Pp. 92-100). Chennai:International Institute Of Tamil Studies 

2014
  • Manimaran, S. (2014). Malesiya inthiyarkalin varalarum valviyalum vilakkum maleiseya ikkathana nilai (Malaysian Indians social history and life review of Malaysian Indian Dilemma). In R. Krishnamoorthi, R. Vengedesan, M. Rajantheran, T. Pon Rajasing, N, Mathavan, S. Sthasivam (Ed.) Payanpaattiyal Paarvaiyil Tamil Ilakiyangalum Aavanangalum (Pp. 1033-1038). Chennai: Semmuthai Pathipagam. 
  • Manimaran.S & Sivapalan, G.2014.Inthukkalidaiye Veettu Valaga Alaayanggal.Malesiyat Tamilargalidaiye Marivarum Samayappokku dalam buku Tamil Ilakkiya Vagaimaigalum Valviyal Sinthanaigalum.Chennai:Semmoodai Publication.hlm.478-488 

2013
  • S. Manimaran (2013).Siddkarkal Kaattum Aanma Eederrattikknan Tadaigal. Gurudev Mumase, R. Vengadesan, M. Rajantheran , N. Mathavan, S. Sathasivam (Eds.), Siddhar Neri, Vol. 2, 560-566.Chennai:Semmoodhai Publication. 

2009
  • Silllalee, K. & Manimaran Subramaniam,2009,Pakaian orang Tamil di Malaysia.HTBL 4803 Budaya Orang Tamil Di Malysia,Kuala Lumpur: Pusat Reka betuk Pengajaran dan Teknologi Open University Malaysia. 
  • Manimaran Subramaniam,2009, Perayaan orang Tamil di Malaysia.HTBL 4803 Budaya Orang Tamil Di Malysia,Kuala Lumpur: Pusat Reka betuk Pengajaran dan Teknologi Open University Malaysia. 
  • Manimaran Subramaniam,2009, Makanan orang Tamil di Malaysia .HTBL 4803 Budaya Orang Tamil Di Malysia, Kuala Lumpur: Pusat Reka betuk Pengajaran dan Teknologi Open University Malaysia. 
  • Manimaran Subramaniam & M. Ramachantheran ,2009, Pantang larang orang Tamil di Malaysia .HTBL 4803 Budaya Orang Tamil Di Malysia,Kuala Lumpur: Pusat Reka betuk Pengajaran dan Teknologi Open University Malaysia. 

2008
  • Manimaran, S.2008. Hindu Temples Architecture and Sculptures. In. Rampal, Krishna Gopal.2008.Sacred Structures: Artistic Renditions of Hindu Temples in Malaysia and Singapore. pg 55-68. Singapore: Bluetoffee Pte. Ltd. 

2006
  • MANIMARAN,S. AND RAJANTHERAN,M.2006.KONSEP KETUHANAN MASYARAKAT BERAGAMA HINDU LUAR BANDAR DI MALAYSIA. Dlm. PENGAJIAN INDIA:BICARA PELBAGAI PERSPEKTIF.Hlm.41-74 Kuala Lumpur: Penerbit Universiti Malaya. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • MANIMARAN,S.2006 SEJARAH DAN PERKEMBANGAN AGAMA HINDU DI INDIA DAN MALAYSIA: SATU TINJAUAN RINGKAS. Dlm Pengajian India: Bicara Pelbagai Perspektif.HLM. 197-224. Kuala Lumpur: Penerbit Universiti Malaya. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Article In Academic Journals
2014
  • Manimaran S. 2014. An Evolving Trend In Religious Practices Amongst Malaysian Hindus: A Case Study of Shrines Within The Residence Compound of Hindus, A New Phenomenon. Journal Of Indian Culture and Civilization, Vol 1, Kuala Lumpur: Penerbit University Malaya, pg 19-26. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • Rajantheran, M., Gill, S. S., Muniapan, B., Silllalee, K., & Manimaran, S. (2014). A Critical Analysis Of Siddha Tradition In The Context Of Malaysian Hindu Culture. Life Science Journal, 11(7). (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

2013
  • S. Manimaran (2013). Tulasi in Hinduism: An overview, Journal of Indian studies: Articles on Siddha & Ayurveda Traditions, special issue. 43-47 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

2012
  • Manimaran,S.2011."Kepercayaan Nilai-Nilai Etika Tradisinal Dalam kalngan Masyrakat India di Malysia" Dlm Jurnal Pengajian India.pp 1-16.Kula Lumpur:Penerbitan Universiti Malaya. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

2011
  • Manimaran, S. 2011.An Introduction to the Concept of Vegetarian Among Hindus in Malaysia.Jurnal Pengajian India 10(1): 51-60. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

2006
  • Manimaran,S. dan Rajantheran,M. Indian Malaysian :Origin, Classification, Kinship and Religious Beliefs , Journal of Indian Studies,, Vol. 9, Indian Studies Deparment, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 2006, pp.11-19. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • Manimaran,S., Sanskritization in Classification and Roles Played by Priests in Hindu Temples in Malaysia , Journal of Indian Studies, Vol. 9, Indian Studies Deparment, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 2006, pp.86-93 . (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Proceeding
2009
  • Manimaran Subramaniam, 2009. Hindu New Religious Movement(NRMS)in Malaysia: An Introduction. prosiding Persidangan "The 3rd SSEASR" , hlm 95-96 

2007
  • Manimaran Subramaniam.2007.Impact of Globalization on Cultural Production in the Indian community. Proceeding 2007 Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Shangai Conference: Condition of Knowledge and cultural Production (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Mass Media(Newspaper,radio,tv,popular Magazine)
2010
  • Public Forum Santhipom Sinthipom on Social Issue 

Others
2008
  • Manimaran,S. 2008. "Manitha Neyamulla Mamanithar" Arinyar Anna Centenary Celebration.pg 84-85. Kula Lumpur: Malaysia Dravida Kalakam. 

2007
  • Manimaran Subramaniam and Rajakrishnan, R. 2006. Indian kinship, beliefs and value systems. In. The Encyclopedia of Malaysia:People and Tradition. Vol.12. pg 60-61. Singapore: Editions Didier Millet Pte Ltd. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • Manimaran Subramaniam and Rajakrishnan, R. 2006. Indian festivals and celebrations. In. The Encyclopedia of Malaysia:People and Tradition.Vol.12, pg.62-63. Singapore: Editions Didier Millet Pte Ltd. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • Manimaran Subramaniam and Rajaentheran,M. 2006.The Indian: Classification,origins and socil orgnization. In. The Enclopedia of Malaysia:People and Tradition. Vol.12. pg 58-59. Singapore:Editions Didier Millet Pte Ltd. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

2005
  • MANIMARAN,S. AND DEEVAPOOPATHY NADARAJAH. 2005. HINDU TEMPLES IN MALAYSIA. in THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MALAYSI: RELIGION AND BELIEFS.Vol. 10. pg 92- 93.Singapore:Edition Didier Millet Pte Ltd. (ISI-Cited Publication)

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Source), (Level).


  • Socio-Economics, Political science , Culture and Hinduism among Indians In Malaysia
  • Hindu Religion in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2014-2016, KALAIGNAN MASILAMANI RESEARCH GRANT, National
  • KAJIAN FENOMENA PEMBINAAN TOKONG-TOKONG KECIL (SHRINE) DI HALAMAN RUMAH DALAM KALANGAN MASYARAKAT INDIA MALAYSIA, Co-Investigator, 2013-2015, Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS)
  • Kajian Fenomena Pembinaan Kuil-kuil Kecil Di Halama Rumah Dalam Kalangan Masyarakat India Malaysia, Co-Researcher, 01/06/2013, Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS), 30/05/2016
  • Classification and Roles Played by Priests in Hindu Temples in Malaysia - Individual - 2005, Co-Researcher, 2008, 
  • Culture and Religion among Indians in Malaysia - Manimaran.S and Professor Dr.M. Rajantheran - 2005-2007., Co-Researcher, 2008, 
  • satu kajian Mengenai Pertubuhan-pertubuhan agama Hindu di Semenanjung Malaysia, Director, 2008-2013, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National
  • Value Systems among Tamils in Malaysia - Manimaran.S and Professor Dr.M. Rajantheran - 2005-2006., Director, 2008, 
  • Classification of Hindu Temples in Malaysia - Individual - 2005., Director, 2008, 
  • Pertubuhan-Pertubuhan Agama Hindu di Malaysia (Ijazah Kedoktoran) - Individual - 2005., Director, 2008, 
  • SATU KAJIAN MENGENAI PERTUBUHAN-PERTUBUHAN AGAMA HINDU DI SEMENANJUNG MALAYSIA, Principal Investigator(PI), 15/07/2008, , 14/07/2009
  • SATU KAJIAN MENGENAI PERTUBUHAN-PERTUBUHAN AGAMA HINDU DI SEMENANJUNG MALAYSIA, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/02/2007, , 31/01/2008

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).


  • National Unity and Integration, Consultant, 2006-2007, Advisory Committee National Unity and Integration Selangor State Government
  • Project "NEXGEN" for rebuiding the Indian youth, Consultant, 2011-2013, Indian Athma Shakthi Assciation
  • Program 'Santhipom Sinthipom 2013 ' ( Public Forum On Social Issue) Organize by ASTRO Vanavil and Vanakam Malaysia DotCom, Project Leader, 2014-2014, Vanakam Malaysia DotCom, Menara Atlas, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
  • Think Tank team MBHM for social activities, Consultant, 2014-2016, Majlis Belia Hindu Malaysia
  • Program 'Santhipom Sinthipom 2013 ' ( Public Forum On Social Issue) Organize by ASTRO Vanavil and Vanakam Malaysia DotCom, Advisor, 2014-2013, ASTRO Vanavil and Vanakam Malaysia DotCom

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • Panel Pemikir (think Thank MBHN), Majlis Belia Hindu Malaysia, 2015, (COMMUNITY)
  • Premier Tamil Scholars award " Tamil Chemmal Viruthu", Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham , 2014, (INTERNATIONAL)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


Pleanary/Keynote Speaker
  • Tamil language and religion, 9th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF TAMIL STUDIES, 29 Jan 2015 to 01 Feb 2015, INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR TAMIL RESEARCH, MALAYSIA (1997) IATR and University of Malaya, (International)
  • TAMIL LANGUAGE AND RELIGION, 9th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF TAMIL STUDIES, 29 Jan 2015 to 01 Feb 2015, INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR TAMIL RESEARCH, MALAYSIA (1997) IATR and University of malaya, (International)
Invited Speaker
  • Malaysian Indian Culture and Religious practice, Science and Heritage camp 2015, 12 Sep 2015 to 13 Sep 2015, Kuching Hindu Youth Organisation, (National)
  • Permaninan Tradisi Masyarakat India Malaysia (Malaysian Indians' Traditional Games), Seminar Permaninan Trasisi Malaysia 2015 (Seminartransitional games Malaysia 2015), 14 May 2015 to 14 May 2015, SKET and Muzium Seni Asia , Universiy of Malaya, (National)
  • Peranan guru dalam pembangunanmurid, Program Latihan Dalam Perkidmatan, 28 May 2015 to 28 May 2015, Unit LADAP SRJK(T) Telok Panglima Garang, (Others)
  • Organizational Effectiveness Team and Talent Acquisition amonh Indian Youth, Training Workshop, 29 Mar 2014 to 30 Mar 2014, University Science Malaysia and Vivekam Organatation, (National)
  • Peranan hakim dan cara pemarkahan bagi debat., Bengkel Hakim Pertandingan Debat Peringkat Kebangsaan untuk Sekilah-sekolah Tamil, 22 Feb 2014 to 22 Feb 2014, JABATAN PENGAJIAN INDIA UNIVERSITI MALAYA DAN VANAKAM MALAYSIA DOTCOM SDN. BHD., (University)
  • Peranan mahasiswadan mahasiswi dalam pembangunan negara dan bangsa., Bengkel Pasukan Perkhidmatan Mahasiswa/i Ke 40, 24 Jan 2014 to 24 Jan 2014, Persatuan Bahasa Tamil Universiti Malaya., (University)
  • Peranan Sertifikasi Guru dalam Meningkatkan Profesionalisme Guru, Kursus Pembudayaan Profesonalisme Guru Bahasa Tamil 2014, 24 May 2014 to 25 May 2014, Pertubuhan guru-guru bahasa Tamil sekolah menengah kebangasaan negeri Johor, (National)
  • Peranan Guru Membina Murid Menghadapi Cabaran Masa Depan, Seminar Profesionalisme pendidik guru-guru Sekolah Tamil Negeri Pulau Pinang, 19 Jul 2014 to 19 Jul 2014, Indian Studies Department, University Malaya in collaboration with The Mind association and Pertubuhan Vivekanm Malaysia, (National)
  • Kerjaya dan Masa depan mahasiswa, Siri Seminar Kerjaya Jabatan Pengajian India, 04 Oct 2013 to 04 Oct 2013, Jabatan Pengajian India, Fakulti Sastera dan Sains Sosial. Universiti Malaya, (University)
  • \\\\\\\"Maleciya Inthukkalin Guru Valipathu Eyakkankal\\\\\\\" (Guru\\\\\\\'s roles in Hindu Movements in Malaysia), Tamilaga- Malaysia Tamil Uravu Seminar, 17 Mar 2011 to 18 Mar 2011, Department of Tamil Literature,University Madras, Chennai, India., (International)
  • Siddar Principles and Concept of God., Third world Conference on Sridhar Principles 2010, 25 Jun 2010 to 27 Jun 2010, Spiritual Organisation of Sri Agastiyar Nyaana Peedam Malaysia., (International)
Event Organiser
  • Early Tamil Culture and religion, International Seminar on Early Tamil Culture 2015, 26 Jul 2015 to 26 Jul 2015, Department Of Indian Studies, University Malaya, (International)
  • Yoga and Mind, The International Seminar on Yoga of Tamil, 21 Jun 2015 to 21 Jun 2015, Department of Indian Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, (International)
  • Penyelaras Bengkel, Bengkel Hakim Pertandingan Debat Peringkat Kebangsaan untuk Sekilah-sekolah Tamil, 22 Feb 2014 to 22 Feb 2014, JABATAN PENGAJIAN INDIA, FAKULTI SASTERA DAN SAINS SOSIAL, UNIVERSITI MALAYA DENGAN KERJASAMA VANAKAM MALASIA DOT COM, (National)
  • BELIA BERWAWASAN PENERAJU MODAL INSAN NEGARA, Pembangunan Modal Insan 2014, 11 Jul 2014 to 12 Jul 2014, JABATAN PENGAJIAN INDIA, FAKULTI SASTERA DAN SAINS SOSIAL, UNIVERSITI MALAYA DENGAN KERJASAMA PERTUBUHAN VIVEKKAM MALAYSIA (PPM-007-07-28112012), (National)
  • Committee member of Conference, 2nd GOPIO International Siddha & Ayurveda Conference, 10 May 2013 to 12 May 2013, GOPIO International, GOPIO Malaysia & Indian Studies Department, (International)
  • Committee member of Conference (Deputy Chairmen II), International Conference on Siddha principles, 12 Jul 2013 to 12 Jul 2013, Sri Sankara Arts & Science College, Kanchipuram,Tamil Nadu and Indian Studies Department University Malaya , Malaysia., (International)
  • Committee member of Conference, Internanational Conference on Muruga Bhakti 2012, 09 Aug 2012 to 12 Aug 2012, Indian Studies Department,, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University Malaya and Thiruvakku Thirupeedam, Petaling Jaya
  • Committee member of the Indian studies Department, Kolokium Sumbangan dan Sejarah Socio-Politik Masyarakat Tamil Malaysia, 26 Feb 2012 to 26 Feb 2012, Indian studies Department and Malaysian Indian Historical Association, (National)
Oral
  • Fenomena pembinaan kuil-kuil kecil di halaman rumah dalam kalangan masyarakat India Malaysia, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA RESEARCH CARNIVAL(UMRC 2015), 08 Oct 2015 to 10 Oct 2015, UMRC UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, (University)
Presenter
  • Yoga and Mind(Yogavum Manmum), The International Seminar on Yoga of Tamil, 21 Jun 2015 to 21 Jun 2015, Department of Indian Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, (International)
  • Malaysiya Inthiyarkalum Yogasanamum (Malayasian Indians and Yoga), 8th International Yoga Conference, 21 Jun 2015 to 21 Jun 2015, Goldcourse Hotel, Klang, (International)
  • YOGA AND MEDITATION AMONG MALAYSIAN INDIAN, 7TH INTERNATIONAL YOGA CONFERENCE, 06 Apr 2014 to 06 Apr 2014, MALAYSIA PRANAVA YOGA THERAPY CENTRE, (International)
  • CHALLENGES OF HINDU TEMPLES IN MALAYSIA (MAL CIY VIL INTU LAYA KA UMATA CAV LKA UM), 9th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF TAMIL STUDIES, 29 Dec 2014 to 01 Feb 2015, INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR TAMIL RESEARCH, MALAYSIA (1997) IATR and University of Malaya, (International)
  • Malaysian Indians social history and life review of Malaysian Indian Dilemma. " Malesiya inthiyarkalin varalarum valviyalum vilakkum maleiseya ikkathana nilai", International Conference on Applied Tamil Literature and Documentation, 25 Sep 2014 to 26 Sep 2014, Sri Shankara Arts and Social Science College & Indians Studies Department, University Malaya., (International)
  • Religious Practices Amongst Malaysian Hindus: A Case Study of Shrines Within The Residence Compound of Hindus, Conference on history and social life of Tamil Diaspora, 31 May 2014 to 31 May 2014, (International)
  • Historical and cultural background of the existing shrines within the residence compound of Malaysian Hindus, INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TAMIL LITERATURE AND SOCIAL THOUGHTS, 21 Dec 2014 to 21 Dec 2014, Chempulam(An International Tamil Research Quarterly Journal)and KADASASWAMI KANDAR'S COLLEGE, SALEM, VELUR, TAMIL NADU, INDIA., (International)
  • Tulasi in Hinduism: An overview., 2nd GOPIO International Siddha & Ayurveda Conference, 10 May 2013 to 12 May 2013, Department of Indian StudiesIndia & GOPIO International., (International)
  • Siddkarkal Kaattum Aanma Eederrattikknan Tadaigal, International Conference on Siddha principles, 12 Jul 2013 to 12 Jul 2013, Sri Sankara Arts & Science College, Kanchipuram,Tamil Nadu and Indian Studies Department University Malaya , Malaysia., (International)
  • The Significance of Skanda Sashti Kavasam, Internanational Conference on Muruga Bhakti 2012, 09 Dec 2012 to 12 Dec 2012, Department of Indian Studies, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Thirumurugan Thiruvakku Thirupeedam, (International)
  • Role of Malaysian Hindu movements in \'Thirumurai\' Development., INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PANNIRU THIRUMURAI 2011, 27 May 2011 to 29 May 2011, Department of Indian Studies,University of Malaya, (International)
  • The Development of Hindu Organization in Malaysia: An Introduction, Malaysia-Tamilaga Nalluravu Endowment Seminar, 2009., 20 Feb 2009 to 21 Feb 2009, University of Madras,Chennai,Tamil Nadu,India., (International)
  • Hindu Temple and Siddha Philosophy, First World Conference on Siddhar Principles 2007, 25 May 2007 to 27 May 2007, Malaysia Sree Agasthiar Nyana Peedam, (International)
Others
  • BENGKEL PENYELIDIKAN FAKULTI SASTERA DAN SAINS SOSIAL 2016, BENGKEL PENYELIDIKAN FAKULTI SASTERA DAN SAINS SOSIAL 2016, 07 Jan 2016 to 07 Jan 2016, FAKULTI SASTERA DAN SAINS SOSIAL, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, (University)
  • Early Tamil Culture and religion, International Seminar on Early Tamil Culture 2015, 27 Jul 2015 to 27 Jul 2015, Department Of Indian Studies, University Malaya, (International)

SUPERVISION


Role As Advisor At First Degree Level
(Academic Session), (No. of Candidates), (No. of Contact Hours Per Year)
  • 2008/2009, 2, 56
  • 2008/2009, 2, 56
  • 2009/2010, 6, 168
  • 2012/2013, 3, 84
  • 2015/2016, 6, 60
  • 2014/2015, 6, 80
  • 2013/2014, 6, 80
  • Post Graduate Level
    (Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)
    Ongoing
    • Masters Degree, Suganthi Suparamaniam, Participation of Indian women in politics, 2009/2010
    • Masters Degree, Haritharan Arumugam, The phenomenon of establishing shrines in front of houses amongst the Malaysian Indian community., 2013/2014
    First Degree/Diploma/Pre-Degree
    (Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)
    Completed
    • 1.Hindu festivals among Indians in Malaysia: An Introduction 2.Indian cuisine among Indians in Malaysia: An Introduction, 2008/2009, 2
    • MASALAH SURAT BERANAK DAN KAD PENGENALAN DALAM KALANGAN MASYARAKAT INDIA MALAYSIA: SATU KAJIAN DI PEKAN KAPAR (DALAM BAHASA TAMIL), 2009/2010, 1
    • MENGENALPASTI KEADAAN PELAJAR-PELAJAR YANG MENGAMPIL MATAPELAJARAN BAHASA TAMIL DAN KESUSASTERAAN TAMIL DI SEKOLAH MENENGAH., 2009/2010, 1
    • PERMAINAN TRADISIOANAL MASYRAKAT INDIA DI MALAYSIA: SUATU KAJIAN DI DAERAH LEDANG, 2009/2010, 1
    • Pemikiran Tentang "Thali Suci" dalam kalangan masyrakat Tamil di Shah Alam, 2011/2012, 1
    • Kepercayaan dan amalan yang berkaitan tentang kelahiran bayi dalam kalangan masyarakat Tamil di Malaysia, 2011/2012, 1
    • Kajian perbandingan pemujaan Dewi Mariyaman di luar badar dan Bandar, Malaysia., 2011/2012, 1
    • kajian mengenai aktiviti aktiviti "Consumers Association of Penang", 2012/2013, 1
    • Peranan Yayasan Tamil Dalam Pembangunan Sekolah Tamil Di Malaysia, 2012/2013, 1
    • Rantau Vataaaree Idainilaippalli Inthiya Maanavakalidaiyeh Kaanappadum Sutri Thiriyum kalacharam :Oor Aivu, 2012/2013, 1
    • Pemilihan sekolah rendah dalam kalangan masyarakat India Malaysia (Ko:la:lampu:r inhthiyarkal:um a:rampappal:l:ith the:rvum : o:r a:yvu ), 2014/2015, 1
    • Cabaran pengarah wanita telemovie dan filem Tamil di Malaysia (Male:ciya thamil- vel:l:iththirai mattum tholaikka:t:ci thiraippat:a pen: iyakkunarkal: : iyakkunar a:nathatka:na ka:ran:angkal:um ethirkol:l:um cava:lkal:um), 2014/2015, 1
    • Kajian mengenai pemandu teksi kaum wanita India di Kuala lumpur. (Ko:la:lumpu:ril inhthiyap pen: va:t:akai u:nhthu o:t:t:unarkal: : o:r a:yvu), 2014/2015, 1
    • Kajian mengenai golongan wargae emas di rumah Seri kenangan Ulu Kinta,Ipoh, 2013/2014, 1
    • Pembinaan kuil-kuil Hindu di halaman rumah: Satu kajian di Taman Seri Krubong, Melaka., 2013/2014, 1

    Ongoing
    • Kajian mengenai aktiviti-aktiviti Yayasan MySkill, 2015/2016, 1

    TEACHING
    (Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


    First Degree
    • MALAYSIAN INDIANS AND SOCIAL CHANGE, 2015/2016(1), 54, 42
    • FAMILY SYSTEMS OF THE INDIAN SOCIETY IN INDIA AND MALAYSIA, 2015/2016(1), 25, 42
    • POLITICAL MOVEMENTS AMONG THE INDIANS IN MALAYSIA, 2015/2016(1), 18, 42
    • AN INTRODUCTION TO INDIAN SOCIETY IN MALAYSIA, 2015/2016(1), 31, 42
    • INDIAN MINORITY GROUPS IN THE INDIAN COMMUNITY IN MALAYSIA, 2015/2016(1), 8, 42
    • AN INTRODUCTION TO INDIAN SOCIETY IN MALAYSIA, 2014/2015(1), 27, 42
    • THE MALAYSIAN INDIAN PLANTATION COMMUNITY, 2014/2015(2), 18, 42
    • SOCIETY AND CULTURE OF THE INDIANS IN MALAYSIA, 2014/2015(2), 33, 42
    • INDIAN MINORITY GROUPS IN THE INDIAN COMMUNITY IN MALAYSIA, 2014/2015(1), 29, 42
    • POLITICAL MOVEMENTS AMONG THE INDIANS IN MALAYSIA, 2014/2015(1), 7, 16
    • SOCIO-ECONOMIC STUDY OF THE MALAYSIAN INDIAN SOCIETY, 2014/2015(2), 34, 52
    • Political Movements Among The Indians In Malaysia, 2013/2014(1), 16, 42
    • AN INTRODUCTION TO INDIAN SOCIETY IN MALAYSIA, 2013/2014(1), 23, 42
    • FAMILY SYSTEMS OF THE INDIAN SOCIETY IN INDIA AND MALAYSIA, 2013/2014(1), 16, 42
    • SOCIETY AND CULTURE OF THE INDIANS IN MALAYSIA, 2013/2014(2), 22, 42
    • SOCIO-ECONOMIC STUDY OF THE MALAYSIAN INDIAN SOCIETY, 2013/2014(2), 11, 52
    • AN INTRODUCTION TO INDIAN SOCIETY IN MALAYSIA, 2012/2013(1), 12, 52
    • SOCIO-ECONOMIC STUDY OF THE MALAYSIAN INDIAN SOCIETY, 2012/2013(2), 12, 52
    • THE MALAYSIAN INDIAN PLANTATION COMMUNITY, 2012/2013(2), 1, 42
    • FAMILY SYSTEMS OF THE INDIAN SOCIETY IN INDIA AND MALAYSIA, 2012/2013(1), 14, 52
    • SOCIETY AND CULTURE OF THE INDIANS IN MALAYSIA, 2012/2013(2), 15, 42
    • SOCIO-ECONOMIC STUDY OF THE MALAYSIAN INDIAN SOCIETY, 2011/2012(2), 13, 52
    • Political Movements Among The Indians In Malaysia, 2011/2012(1), 8, 42
    • An Introduction To Indian Society In Malaysia, 2011/2012(1), 13, 42
    • SOCIETY AND CULTURE OF THE INDIANS IN MALAYSIA, 2010/2011(2), 6, 42
    • INDIAN MINORITY GROUPS IN THE INDIAN COMMUNITY IN MALAYSIA, 2010/2011(2), 9, 42
    • An Introduction To Indian Society In Malaysia, 2009/2010(1), 55, 5
    • Family Systems Of The Indian Society In India And Malaysia, 2009/2010(1), 12, 3
    • Political Movements Among The Indians In Malaysia, 2009/2010(1), 8, 3
    • POLITICAL MOVEMENTS AMONG THE INDIANS IN MALAYSIA, 2008/2009(1), 9, 3
    • AN INTRODUCTION TO INDIAN SOCIETY IN MALAYSIA, 2008/2009(1), 99, 6
    • Society And Culture Of The Indians In Malaysia, 2008/2009(2), 84, 6
    • Indian Minority Groups In The Indian Community In Malaysia, 2008/2009(2), 12, 3
    • FAMILY SYSTEMS OF THE INDIAN SOCIETY IN INDIA AND MALAYSIA, 2008/2009(1), 57, 4
    • Socio-Economic Study Of The Malaysian Indian Society, 2008/2009(2), 68, 5
    • SOCIO-ECONOMIC STUDY OF THE MALAYSIAN INDIAN SOCIETY, 2007/2008(2), 78, 5
    • SOCIETY AND CULTURE OF THE INDIANS IN MALAYSIA, 2007/2008(2), 100, 6
    • INDIAN MINORITY GROUPS IN THE INDIAN COMMUNITY IN MALAYSIA, 2007/2008(2), 60, 5

    EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
    (Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).


    • Project Next Gen for rebuilding Indian Youth, Project ,  (2010-2013)

    CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
    (Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).


    • Program Motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar tingkatan 5 SMK Puchong Perdana,Puchong, Selangor, pada 21hb Ogos 2015, di Dewan SMK Puchong Perdana, anjuran pihak ssekolah tersebut. , (Local), 09-Oct-15 until 09-Oct-15
    • Memberi Ceramah di seminar Etika Profesion Perguruan kepada para guru sekolah SRJK(T) Kangar Pulai, Johor Bharu, Johor pada 18hb Spet. 2015, di Hotel SriCosta, Melaka anjuran pihak sekolah tersebut. , (Local), 18-Sep-15 until 18-Sep-15
    • Seminar motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar SMK Taman Desa , Bandar Counry Homes, Rawang, Selangor, pada 21hb Ogos 2015, di Dewan SMK Taman Desa, anjuran pihak sekolah tersebut. , (Local), 21-Aug-15 until 21-Dec-15
    • Ceramah motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar darjah 6 SRJK Thamboosamy Pillai , Sentul, Kuala Lumpur, pada 13hb. Ogos 2015, di Dewan SRJK Thamboosamy Pillai, anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut, (Local), 13-Aug-15 until 13-Aug-15
    • program Motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar SMK Sultan Abdul Samad, Klang, Selangor, pada 7hb Ogos 2015, di Dewan Sultan Abdul Samad, anjuran pihak ssekolah tersebut. , (Local), 07-Aug-15 until 07-Aug-15
    • Seminar Pembinaan Sahsiah bagi pelajar-pelajar SMK Rawang, Rawang, Selangor, pada 6hb Ogos 2015, di Dewan SMK Rawang, anjuran pihak sekolah sekolah tersebut. , (Local), 06-Aug-15 until 06-Aug-15
    • Program motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar darjah UPSR dan Ibupaba SRJK Planisamy Kumaran ,Jalan Bahagian Sungai, Peti 63,Sungai Petani, Kedah, pada 5 hb.Ogos 2015, di Dewan SRJK Planisamy Kumaran, anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut. , (Community), 05-Aug-15 until 05-Aug-15
    • Ceramah motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar darjah UPSR dan Ibupaba SRJK(T) Sungai Toh Pawang ,Bedong, Kedah, pada 5 hb.Ogos 2015, di Dewan SRJK(T) Sungai Toh Pawang, anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut., (Community), 05-Aug-15 until 05-Aug-15
    • Seminar motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar India SMK Puteri Wangsa, Johor Bahru, Johor, pada 12hb Julai 2015, di Dewan SMK Puteri Wangsa, anjuran pihak sekolah tersebut. , (Local), 12-Jul-15 until 12-Dec-15
    • Bengkel motivasi dan potensi diri bagi pelajar-pelajar UPSR dan Ibupaba SRJK(T) Ladang Kelan,Kulaijaya,Johor, pada 12hb.Julai 2015, di Dewan SRJK(T) Mahajothi, anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut., (Community), 12-Jul-15 until 12-Jul-15
    • Program motivasi dan potensi diri bagi pelajar-pelajar SMK Damai Jaya, pada 4 hb Julai 2015, di Dewan Sri Damai SMK Damai Jaya, anjuran pihak sekolah tersebut. , (Local), 04-Jul-15 until 04-Jul-15
    • Bengkel motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar Tahun 6 SRJK Tamil Ladang Senawang , Sungai Gadut, Negeri Sembilan, pada 30hb. Jun 2015, di Dewan SRJKTamil Ladang Senawang, anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut. , (Community), 30-Jun-15 until 30-Jun-15
    • Seminar motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar SMK Seri Perling , Johor Bahru, Johor, pada 28hb Jun 2015, di Dewan SMK Seri Perling, anjuran pihak sekolah tersebut. , (Local), 28-Jun-15 until 28-Jun-15
    • Seminar motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar India SMK Mutiara , Johor Bahru, Johor, pada 28hb Jun 2015, di Dewan SMK Mutiara, anjuran pihak sekolah tersebut. , (Local), 27-Jun-15 until 27-Jun-15
    • Ceramah motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar SMK Sultan Ismail , Johor Bahru, Johor, pada 21hb Jun 2015, di Dewan SMK Sultan Ismail, anjuran pihak sekolah tersebut., (Local), 21-Jun-15 until 21-Jun-15
    • Program motivasi dan potensi diri bagi pelajar-pelajar UPSR dan Ibupaba SRJK(T) Mahajothi,Sungai Petani, Kedah, pada 14hb.Jun 2015, di Dewan SRJK(T) Mahajothi, anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut. , (Local), 14-Jun-15 until 14-Jun-15
    • Program motivasi bagi Ibupaba pelajar-pelajar darjah 6 SRJK Kinrara,Puchong, Selangor, pada 5 hb.Feb. 2015, di Dewan SRJK Kinrara, anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut. , (Community), 05-Feb-15 until 05-Feb-15
    • Program motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar tahun 6 SRJK(T) Kinrara,Puchong, Selangor, pada 28 hb.Jan. 2015, di Dewan SRJK(T) Kinrara, anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut. , (Local), 28-Jan-15 until 28-Jan-15
    • Moderator for the Program 'Santhipom Sinthipom 2014 ' ( Public Forum On Social Issue) Organize by ASTRO Vanavil and Vanakam Malaysia DotCom , (Community), 06-Sep-14 until 28-Sep-14
    • Program keibubapaan kepada para penduduk Teluk Merbau, Sungai Pelek, Selangor pada 1hb Ogos 2014, di Dewan Sekolah anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut. , (Community), 01-Aug-14 until 01-Aug-14
    • Program motivasi bagi pelajar-pelajar daerah kamuting, pada 24hb Julai 2014, di Dewan Sekolah SRJK(T) Kamunting anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut. , (District), 24-Jul-14 until 24-Dec-14
    • Memberi motivasi kepada Pelajar-pelajar tahun 6 SRJK (T) Castlefeild Puchong, Puchong, Selangor pada 17hb May 2014, di Dewan Sekolah anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut. , (Community), 02-Jul-14 until 02-Jul-14
    • Memberi motivasi kepada Pelajar-pelajar SJK(T) Puchong, Puchong, Selangor pada 17hb May 2014, di Dewan Sekolah anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut., (Local), 17-May-14 until 17-May-14
    • Memberi ceramah dalam kem kececermalangan UPSR pada 3 hb May 2014, di Pearl Internasional Hotel anjuran SETIA foundation, (Country), 03-May-14 until 03-May-14
    • Memberi motivasi kepada Pelajar-pelajar SJK(T) Teluk Merbau, Sungai Pelek, Selangor pada 23hb March 2014, di Dewan Sekolah anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut. , (Local), 23-Mar-14 until 23-Mar-14
    • Program Jati Diri kepada para pelajar SMK Jalan Reko , Kajang, Selangor pada 7hb March 2014,di Sri Athi Shangkara Thirumadam,Ampang, anjuran Persatuan Bahasa Tamil pihak sekolah tersebut., (Local), 07-Mar-14 until 07-Mar-14
    • Memberi motivasi kepada pelajar-pelajar SJK(T) Serdang,serdang Selangor dan program keibubapaan kepada ibubapa para pelajar sekolah tersebut pada 25hb Januari 2014, di Dewan Sekolah anjuran pihak sekolah dan PIBG sekolah tersebut. , (Local), 25-Jan-14 until 25-Jan-14
    • Program Latihan Bina 1 Malaysia, (State), 01-Sep-13 until 01-Sep-13
    • Memberi motivasi kepada Pelajar-pelajar SJK(T) sekitar daerah Kerian pada 29hb Jun 2013, di Dewan Komuniti Bahan Serai, Perak anjuran Persatuan Kebajikan dan Pembangunan Masyarakat India, Kerian Perak. , (Community), 29-Jun-13 until 29-Jun-13
    • Advisor,Judge and Moderator for the Program 'Santhipom Sinthipom 2013 ' ( Public Forum On Social Issue) Organize by ASTRO Vanavil and Vanakam Malaysia DotCom, (Community), 03-Jun-13 until 30-Aug-13
    • Jururunding dan Hakim bagi Program 'Manavar Mulakkam'Perdebatan Antara Murid-murid Sekolah Tamil Peringkat Kebangsaan anjuran Vanakkam Malaysia.com dan Astro Vaanavil ., (National), 13-Apr-13 until 22-Jun-13
    • Penbathu Penyelaras bagi Bengkel Hakim Pertandingan Debat Peringkat Kebangsaan Untuk Sekolah-sekolah Tamil anjuran Jabatan Pengajian India dan Vanakkam Malaysia DotCom Sdn Bhd , (National), 31-Mar-13 until 31-Mar-13
    • Memberikan Seminar bertajuk "Latar belakang India Malaysia" dalam Bengkel Belia, anjuran Yayasan Sakti di Dewan Orang Ramai Nilai, Negeri Sembilan., (State), 23-Feb-13 until 23-Feb-13
    • Ahli Kumpulan Kerja 'Culture And Community Partnership'. Pelan Tindakan Masa Depan Sekolah Sekolah Tamil, Jabatan Perdana Menteri, (Government), 15-Aug-12 until 31-Dec-12
    • Program " Road To Success", (Local), 15-Aug-12 until 15-Aug-12
    • SEMINAR PEMBINAAN SHASIAH DAN KEROHANIAN PELAJAR, (Community), 27-Jul-12 until 27-Jul-12
    • Kursus Kepimpinan Pengawas, (Local), 25-May-12 until 25-May-12
    • Advisor,Judge and Moderator for the Program 'Santhipom Sinthipom 2012 ' ( Public Forum On Social Issue) Organize by ASTRO Vanavil and Vanakam Malaysia DotCom,, (Community), 01-May-12 until 22-Jul-12