The video “Kalai Vizha 2019 – 25 Incredible Years of TNC!” is a documentation of the 25th anniversary celebrations of the Tamils of Northern California (TNC). This is an embodiment of the Tamil community’s efforts to preserve and celebrate its cultural heritage in a foreign land. The speeches and music performances highlight the significance of TNC as a cultural organization that provides a sense of belonging and community to the Tamil diaspora in Northern California. The event is a testament to the resilience and determination of the Tamil community in preserving its cultural identity and passing it on to future generations. The video serves as a reminder of the importance of cultural organizations in fostering a sense of community, connection, and pride in one’s heritage.
The video is composed and edited by Gokul Santhirakumaran.