The Association

The Telugu Association of Malaysia (TAM), it is a non-profit and non-governmental organisation of people of Telugu origin residing in Malaysia. It was first established in the state of Bagan Datoh, Perak on 17th July 1955, as Malaya Andhra Sangamu.

On 16th December 1963 it was renamed as Malaysia Andhra Sangamu and again renamed on 2nd October 1983 as TELUGU ASSOCIATION MALAYSIA.

In our effort to safeguard cultural awareness, heritage and preserve the Telugu language, TAM established about 30 TAM branches and representing about 500,000 Telugus in Malaysia.

TAM Profile

TAM members are well rounded participants coming from all walks of life including professionals and entrepreneurs.

TAM is ever proud to remind as the organiser of 2nd World Telugu Conference and TAM Silver Jubilee Celebration in the year 1981 in Malaysia. In the year 2006 again, Telugu International Cultural Conference and TAM Golden Jubilee.

TAM adopts a tradition of celebration most important festivals such as Sankarati, Ugadi (Telugu New Year), Sri Rama Nawami and Deepavali. TAM as a cultural organisation takes great pride in conducting special events with the reputed personalities from music, cinema, political and administrative arena as TAM grow and prosper.

Our Mission

Telugu association realizes the importance of unifying Telugu members by organizing cultural, educational, religious and social activities in order to preserve and promote Telugu Language and culture, and living in harmony with other communities.

Our Vision

To Uphold The Dignity and Identity of Telugu Community In The Multi-Racial Context of Malaysia

Our Objective

To promote, preserve and safeguard the Telugu language. Economic, Social, Cultural, Spiritual, Religion and Educational interest of Telugu community of Malaysia. Besides to encourage formation of co-operatives and other welfare schemes, and to create a sense of fraternity among Telugus and other communities at large.









Yellow : Constitutional Monarchy
Blue : Peace
Green : Unity
Red : Honesty

Secretariat Desk - Telugu Association of Malaysia (TAM)

Upcoming Activities of TAM

1. Natya Viharam organised by the Telugu Association of Malaysia
Kelana Jaya Branch (TAM KJ) on the 18th of November 2018
at Temple of Fine Arts, Kuala Lumpur.
Kindly contact Sri. Preman Payadathalle garu at 0132331303 for ticket reservations.

2. Deepavali Dinner organised by the Telugu Association of Malaysia
Negeri Sembilan Branch on the 22nd of November 2018, 7.30 pm at Ming Seng Restaurant.
The Guest of Honour will be YB Teo Kok Siang, EXCO Member of Negeri Sembilan State.
Please contact Sri. Papiyah garu for further details at 0196216364.

3. Deepavali Dinner organised by the Telugu Association of Malaysia
Kulim Branch on the 22nd of November 2018, 7 pm at TAM Kulim Building.
Invited Guest of Honour is Professor Dato. G Balasubramaniam, Padang Serai Division Head.
Please contact Sri. Themudoo garu for further details at 0194737932.

4. Deepavali/Building Fund Raising Dinner organised by the
Telugu Association of Malaysia Sitiawan Branch on 24th of November 2018
at Ah Hing Restaurant, Kg. Selamat, Sitiawan, Perak.
Kindly contact Sri. Bala garu at 0166070139 for further details.

5. Telugu Cultural Show organised by the Telugu Association of Malaysia
Klang Branch on 2nd December 2018
at Subramania Swami Temple in Klang from 4.30 pm to 7.30 pm.
Kindly contact Sri. Mahaletchimy garu at 0135851953
or Sri. Mani garu at 0123666954 for further details.

6. Family Fun Day organised by the Telugu Association of Malaysia
Puchong Branch on the 9th of December 2018 at Dewan Balai Masyarakat, Puchong Perdana.
Please contact Sri. Vienash Rao garu at 0126305899
or Sri. Seenu Rao garu at 0102652408 for further details.

7. Year End Moral Camp for all Potti Sri Ramulu University Exam Students
from the 8th of December 2018 to the 25th of December 2018.
Kindly contact the Secretariat at 0340439999 for further details.

Let us all support our brothers and sisters who have been working
tirelessly in organising the activities above for a good cause
and for the promotion and betterment of our Telugu Language and Community.

Jai Telugu Thalli

Siva Soorianarayanan
Honorary General Secretary
Telugu Association of Malaysia

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