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)

Anthariki Nuthana Sanvatsara Shubakankshalu - Happy New Year to all

Secretariat Desk - Telugu Association of Malaysia (TAM)

Upcoming Activities of TAM

1. Nationwide Telugu Class Enrollment for 2019 from 30th December 2018 - 13th January 2019. Kindly contact your nearest TAM Branch/Telugu Class Coordinator to enroll your child.

2. Bhogi Celebration organised by TAM Kulim on Thursday, 10th January 2019 at 9.30 pm. Kindly contact Sri. Themudoo garu at 0194737932 for further details of the celebration.

3. Sankranthi Celebration and Felicitation organised by TAM Gombak on Saturday, 26th of January 2019 at 7 pm. Kindly contact Sri. Subra garu, Sri. Prasath garu or Sri. Dr. Iswar garu as per the details enumerated in the flyer attached.

4. Sankranthi Sambaralu organised by the Youths of Johor Bahru State on Saturday, 26th of January 2019 between 7.30 am and 2.30 pm. Kindly contact Sri. Suresh Naidu garu, Sri. Paran garu or Sri. Nahen garu as per the details enumerated in the flyer attached.

5. State Level Bowling Tournament organised by TAM National Youths - Please stay tuned. Further details will be updated in the next circulation.

6. International Women's Conference organised by TAM National Mahilas from the 2nd to the 3rd of March 2019 at Holiday Villa Subang Jaya. Kindly contact Smt. Dr. Kawselyah Juval garu at 0125262136 for further conference details.

Let us all support our brothers and sisters who have been working tirelessly in organizing 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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