Started in 1939, Sri Saraswati Gana Nilayam is an institution that promotes the art forms of south India. This old institution is in Triplicane
The art forms include Bharatanatyam, Kummi, Kolatam, Veena and
Carnatic Classical Music. The institution offers special training in Bharatanatyam and conducts debut performances in this dance form. It also presents dance dramas throughout the year.