Report – Python Mentoring on IRC


2021 started for me with so many exciting new things. One of the happy things is, I did mentoring on Python projects for few students. Out of 10-15 students, 3 students got job immediately after completing the training program. All for free. Payilagam.com is one of the leading IT training centers in Chennai. It is … Continue reading Report – Python Mentoring on IRC

Releasing a small tool to explore wikipedia users contributions


Last week, we had a Indic Wikisource Proofreadthon 2020 event. see here for full details https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Indic_Wikisource_Proofreadthon_2020 Though I did not participated in this event, (feels sad for this. Life is too messy nowadays), I thought to build a small tool to give report on any wikipedia user’s contribution on given wikisite for a given date … Continue reading Releasing a small tool to explore wikipedia users contributions

IRC logs of “Introduction to Open-Tamil Python library”


I gave a IRC based text chat talk on "Introduction to Open-Tamil Python library" at Indian Linux Users Group Chennai July 2020 meet. Here is the chat log. Welcome all. Today, let us explore a python library for Tamil it is Open-Tamil. you can download it from https://github.com/Ezhil-Language-Foundation/open-tamil It gives all the basic functionalities for … Continue reading IRC logs of “Introduction to Open-Tamil Python library”

Notes on 15 days online IRC based mentoring for Python Projects


Payilagam is a IT training center in Velachery, Chennai. Its owner Muthu Ramalingam and his team strongly believe in Open Educational Resources. They have published all their courses in Tamil language, online as YouTube Videos. You can see all the courses here - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdw_PocG9G8-y4f6wYkz8og/playlists There are many people ask for in person classes and they … Continue reading Notes on 15 days online IRC based mentoring for Python Projects

Mentoring few students on Python Projects


http://Payilagam.com is a nice training center in Chennai to learn IT related technologies. They have published most of their content in Tamil language in youtube for free. Check their wonderful playlists here - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdw_PocG9G8-y4f6wYkz8og/playlists For past 30 days, they have conducted free online training on Python via meet.jit.si and youtube. Check the playlist here - … Continue reading Mentoring few students on Python Projects

Released – Online Tamil Text to Speech System


We are happy to release the Online Tamil Text to Speech conversion software at http://tts.kaniyam.com This is a Free Software. Get the source code here - https://github.com/KaniyamFoundation/tts-web This is made with Ubuntu/Linux, Python, Django, Celery, MySQL etc. Introduction This online software can convert your Tamil text files to audio files in MP3 format. (TTS = … Continue reading Released – Online Tamil Text to Speech System

PySangamam – Tons of learnings, Happy moments


PySangamam, is the first Python Conference of TamilNadu. ChennaiPy team arranged for this two days conference. Conducting a conference is like arranging for a marriage. It will take all our time and energy, for few months. I dont know how to thank the ChennaiPy team, organizers and volunteers for this great event. My apologies for … Continue reading PySangamam – Tons of learnings, Happy moments