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The Roots & Route from India (An Online Forum)

November 6, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

National Heritage Board and Genealogy Society Singapore is working on a series of online events this year on roots & heritage for the different ethnic groups in Singapore.


The synopsis for this Zoom Forum is as follows:


Theme: Family stories, Migration history and Community development


Speaker 1: Subbiah Lakshmanan, an amateur historian with a passion for colonial history and Indian history. He has also been a museum docent trainer since 2006.


Talk Content:

  • Perspectives on 2,000 years of migration/trading history between India and the Malay Peninsula
  • Founding of Singapore and the India connection
  • Growth of the colony with several waves of immigration
  • The Indian community today and post-independence immigrants


Speaker 2: Jayapal Ramasamy, Chairman at Hallmark Capital, Chairman for Trace Capital and Director/Compliance officer at Chancery Asset Management.


Talk Content:

  • My earlier roots: Family and lineage
  • Family Stories: Racial integration, cultural integration, religious integration and community integration
  • Family’s place in Singapore and contributions


We cordially invite friends and members to join in for the Zoom event.


Kindly register by the latest 4 November at 5 pm.


We earnestly look forward to your participation.


November 6, 2021
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


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