RED FM Presents “Vanakkam Calgary”, Every Sunday 8-9PM
Vanakkam Calgary or “Hello Calgary” is all about bringing together the Tamil fraternity in the city.
The Tamil listenership in Calgary is growing every day. On Vanakkam Calgary, we discuss topics that affect the Tamil community – from entertainment to social issues, promoting Calgary based events and cultural activities. The idea is to give our listeners, a slice of their hometown in Calgary, while staying fiercely local.
Vanakkam Calgary, every Sunday 8-9pm on RED FM.
About our host:
Vaishnavi Sadagopan is an Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering graduate from University of Madras, India.
Vaishnavi worked as a Systems Engineer in India and Singapore before moving to Calgary, Canada in 2008.
At a very young age Vaishnavi learned Indian Classical music and was an active participant in school and college music festivals.
Apart from being a busy mother of a 10 year old son and 4 year old daughter, she Emcee’s cultural events and is currently an active volunteer in a Calgary based Religious/Cultural society.
Producing and hosting the show for Vanakkam Calgary, Red FM is a learning process and is a relatively new field for Vaishnavi. It gives her immense pleasure to be in Media and making people to stay connected in the community.
Vaishnavi is currently a homemaker and lives in the neighbourhood of Nolan Hill with her husband and kids.