Trust's Objectives & Activities

The prime objectives of the Trust are:

  1. To conduct the Anniversary/ Aradhana of Dr.Sheik Chinna Moulana every year in a fitting manner.
  2. To impart knowledge of Nadhaswaram music to the younger generation with a view to preserving the pristine glory of this Art form for the posterity.
  3. To globalize the importance and glory of this age old art & the instrument, which particularly forms part of the culture of our southern part of India.
  4. To provide assistance to deserving and needy students for pursuing and prosecuting their education in the field of Nadhaswaram.
  5. To help the indigent artistes of Nadhaswaram fraternity.


  1. Every year on April 13th the trust is  conducting the Shradhdanjali /Anniversary of Sangeetha Kalanidhi Dr.Sheik Chinna Moulana in a grand manner in Trichy.
  2. The trust is honoring one senior indigent Nadhaswaram artiste and one senior indigent thavil artiste on the occasion every year.
  3. Trust is presenting two Nadhaswaram music instruments to two deserving poor students learning Nadhaswaram music.
  4. Trust is maintaining  archives – collection of audio CDs of great masters of Carnatic music for the benefit of posterity. 
  5. Trust is arranging concerts every year during the shradhanjali function of Dr.Sheik Chinna Moulana.
  6. Intend to arrange Nadhaswaram concerts of young Nadhaswaram artistes at various places with the help of the local organizers- mainly with a view to Increasing.