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.









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Namaskaram 🙏

Pursuant to the :-

1) Prime Minister's Restricted Movement Order dated 16.3.2020 made at 10 pm


2) Arahan Khas berhubung penularan wabak Corona Virus (COVID - 19) dated 16.3.2020 made by the Registrar of Societies, Putrajaya

the Central Working Committee (CWC) hereby requests : -

(a) All branches of the Telugu Association of Malaysia to postpone the Ugadi Celebrations effective immediately, till further notice.

(b) All branches of the Telugu Association of Malaysia to postpone the branch Biennial General Meetings (BGM) effectively immediately, till further notice.

(c) All branches of Telugu Association of Malaysia to cancel Telugu Classes till the 31st of March 2020

(d) All branches of the Telugu Association of Malaysia to strictly adhere to the directives made by the Government till further notice.

TAM Office will be closed from the 18th of March till the 31st of March 2020 in compliance to the Resticted Movement Order made by the Prime Minister.

For further enquiries or clarifications, kindly contact the undersigned at 0166161444 or the National Operations Management Centre at 0388882010 (from noon onwards on the 17th of March 2020)

We humbly request all to comply with the Restricted Movement Order so that the disease can be controlled and the Country can return back to the normal state of affairs earlier then expected.

Yours in Service,

Siva Soorianarayanan
Honorary General Secretary
Telugu Association of Malaysia
Mobile : 0166161444
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