Registration started on Jan 15th 2017 and in Progress. Hurry up for early bird discount(extended till April 23rd 2017)

Registration Opens - Jan 15th 2017

NSNA is excited to welcome Nagarathars across world for Retreat 2017 @ Greater Seattle Area

Welcome to Retreat 2017

NSNA Retreat 2017 Sponsorship Package

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Welcome to Retreat 2017

Retreat 2017 save the date

  2017 Retreat Save the DateNSNA Retreat in Greater Seattle, WA June 30th -July 3rd, 2017


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Early bird registration closes soon

Register now to avail the early registration benefits. Early bird registration closes soon

  • More registrations get more stage time for your region!
  • Early registrants get preference on hotel rooms!
  • $25 discount for early bird general registration ends on March 15th.
  • All early bird registration discounts end on March 31st
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Connect the Dots! Make new connections!

Description Notes
Participant eligibility 13 yrs of age or older
No of participants in one team Maximum of 5 people
Floor Type Gray painted cement flooring
Dimension 4 x 4 ft.
Materials Will be provided
Theme of kolam Nadu Veetu Kolam
Date & time of event July 4th, 2015 – 10.50 am to 11.50 am
Venue Expo Center
Duration of competition 60 minutes
Registration Still open, first 24 slots 

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Any questions contact retreat.naduveettukolam@achi.org


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Kodai Thiruvizha at the Retreat 

A grand celebration based on “Thiruvizha” in Chettinadu villages at the ExpoCenter on July 4th, 2015

  • Showcase your talents and crafts
  • Display things related to thiruvizha, Nagarathar culture and heritage
  • Audience votes for the best booth
  • Dress up in traditional Saree, Veshti & Davani
  • Perform a folk dance or a song
Description Notes
Booth Specifications Booth size: 8' x 10', includes 8' back drapes and 3' side drapes
No of participants Open to all ages, any number of participants from a region
Table Exhibit Package includes 6' or 8' table,two (2) folding chairs, white plastic tablecover, Expo skirt
Date & time of event July 4th, 2015 – 10.00 am to 1.30 pm
Set up time 07/04/2015 Saturday morning around 7:00 am to 9:00 am
Venue Expo Center
Lighting Ambient light, No power outlets
Ideas for Booth Activities Display Items Materials or articles from Villages of Chettinad, or anything that highlights Thiruvizha Artwork Display artwork or include demo classes for :
  • kottaan mudithal
  • Tanjore Painting
  • Knitting / Crochet

Display Items Materials or articles from Villages of Chettinad, or anything that highlights Thiruvizha Artwork Display artwork or include demo classes for
Any sort of bench-top games can be displayed
Spectators can be actively encouraged to participate Culinary skills Can include demo sessions on how to:
  • Decorate/peel/cut fruits and veggies
  • Flower arrangement
  • Kai murukku making with real dough or playdough

Youth Games:
  • he traditional tag game Kho Kho will take place
  • Form a team of 12 from your Region, you can form as many teams as you want from your region
  • Open to all, kids 11+ and adults welcome! Come join the fun!!
Any questions contact retreat.specialevents@achi.org
Kodai Thiruvizha


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