Vellayappan is a Ex President of Arima Sangam, who has dicovered a range of social services and spiritual assignments. His objective is to be spend his life time with Iyal, Isai, Natakam. He was born on 01.08.1944.He obtained his Education as B.Tech.
He is also a Ex Member of the regime - Bharathiar University.,Ex Executive Member - Tamilnadu Iayl Isai Natakam., Ex President - Students Association of Chennai Corporation(1962-66). Ex Trustee - Madurai Tamilisai Sangam, Ex Vice President of Kovai Tamilisai Sangam. and now presently he is our honourable Secreatary from 1970.
He has Received many more awards, Kalaikaavalar(1984) from Kalaivaani Kaalamandir - Chennai, Tamilisai Kaavalar from Devakottai Tamilisai Sangam, Sevai Semmal(2004) from DNBS Trust - Chennai, Sabhabhushan(2003) from Bairavi Sabha - Chennai, Isaipani Semmal(1998), Vipanji Natiyalaya,
Sarasaalaya Pon Vizha Award, Kalaimamani(2000) from Tamilnadu Iyal Isai Nataka Mandram, Goverment of Tamilnadu, Chennai and much more awards.
More than 42 years he is doing such a great on encouraging the young generation of Barathanatiyam, Odissi, Kathak, Kathagali, Mohini aatam, Kuchipudi, Maniri.We have got that Best Sabha of Tamilnadu from Tamilnadu Iyalisai Nataka Foundation from him. His Passion is to giving awards to the artist of iysal isai natakam.
He has completed the great work on the Pollachi Varatha Raja Perumal Aalya thirupani, Arulmigu ayyan Koil Thirupani, Arulmigu Karupparayan koil thirupani with his father and he is done it alone.