Bharathiar Palkalaikoodam is a multi-art institution consists of three faculties viz. Music /Dance / Fine Arts established in the year 1987 to commemorate the Birth Centenary of the National Poet Subramania Bharathi. It is being Governed by the members of the Governing Body of the Society. The object of the Bharathiar Palkalaikoodam is to carry out the propagation of Art & Culture and to establish a memorial in Pondicherry to the Poet Subramaniya Bharathi.With this object, Bharathiar Palkalaikoodam was started with three departments viz. Music, Dance and Visual Arts.