Home News Mangalore Taluk Sahitya Sammelana ...
Friday, 30 April 2010 17:04

Mangalore Taluk Sahitya Sammelana kicks off

E-mail Print PDF
Share

Mangalore April 30: Amidst sounds of Kahale and Vaadya, the Mangalore Taluk Sahitya Sammelana kicked off with an attractive procession to begin with from the Deputy Commissioner’s office to Town Hall, on Friday, April 30.



The procession also saw Bola Chittaranjandas Shetty, President of the Sammelana, along with his wife, seated in a decorated vehicle, make their way to the venue of the Sammelana with splendour.


After reaching the venue, Rajani Duggana, Mayor, Mangalore City Corporation, hoisted the National Flag which was followed by the singing of Vande Matharam. The Sammelana Flag was then hoisted by Pradeep Kumar Kalkura, President, DK District Sahithya Parishad, which was followed by the singing of Jaya Bharatha Jananiya Tanujathe, the State anthem.


Prabhakara Nirmarga, Sub Registrar, Mangalore University, inaugurated the ‘Naadu-Neralu’ photography exhibition. U T Khader, MLA, inaugurated the exhibition of musical instruments. Abhayachandra Jain, MLA, inaugurated the book exhibition.


Sa Shi Marulayya, Former State President, KASAPA, inaugurated the Sammelana.

Speaking on the occasion Marulayya said “I am very happy to have inaugurated the event. The light always beats darkness, and is always symbolized with spreading of knowledge”.


He appreciated the time sense and organizational skills of Mangaloreans. Besides, the drizzle that the city witnessed in the morning added more flavor to the event, he observed.


He lauded the organizers for creating a village atmosphere for the event which he said makes one feel nearer to one’s culture. ‘What you have is civilization and what you are becomes culture’, he said.


Bola Chittaranjandas, in his address, said that to become a good writer one needs concentration.


Addressing the gathering Dr Shantaram Shetty, Vice Chancellor, Nitte University, Deralakatte, said that all people need mental satisfaction and art and culture provides just that. Sahithya Sammelana is one place where it is made available, he said.

Rajendra Kumar, Deputy Mayor, MCC, Dharmadarshi Harikrishna Punarooru, Former President, DK District Kannada Sahithya Parishad, Vice-Admiral Bola Radhakrishna Rao, Chief Hydrographer, Indian Navy, Nalin Kumar Kateel, MP, N Yogish Bhat, MLA, Mangalore South, Prema Bhat, Senior Literateur, T G Naik, Senior Post Master, Mangalore, M Sarvottam Anchan, President, Mangalore Taluk Sahithya Parishad, M Shekhara Poojary, President, Mangalore Management Association, were also present

Taluk


Taluk_1


Taluk_2


Taluk_3


Taluk_4


Taluk_5


Taluk_6


Taluk_7


Taluk_8


Taluk_9


Taluk_10


Taluk_11


Taluk_12


Taluk_13


Taluk_14


Taluk_15


Taluk_16


Taluk_17


Taluk_18


Taluk_19


Taluk_20



.
 

Add comment

1. Coastaldigest.com reserves the right to delete or block any comments.
2. Coastaldigset.com is not responsible for its readers’ comments.
3. Comments that are abusive, incendiary or irrelevant are strictly prohibited.
4. Please use a genuine email ID and provide your name to avoid rejection.


Security code
Refresh (click the refresh link if image is not clear)

In the News

1ullal.jpg

Mangaluru, Jun 25: Muslims in parts of Dakshina Kannada district have plunged into ...

[2 Comments] Read
eidmubarak.jpg

Mangaluru/ Udupi/ Bhatkal, Jun 24: Muslims in coastal belt of Karnataka will be ...

Untitled-1.jpg

Mangaluru, Jun 24: A day several local TV channels claimed that five persons were ...

pragathi_1.JPG

Moodbidri, Jun 24: Minister for Fisheries, Sports and Youth affairs Promodh Madwaraj said ...

suicide-photo.jpg

Bengaluru, Jun 24: What started with a 15-year-old's inability to doing well in a home ...

trainstabbed.jpg

New Delhi, Jun 24: In an apparent case of communal hate crime, five Muslim men on board a ...

[1 Comment] Read
udupiyeddy1.JPG

Udupi, Jun 24: Former chief minister and Karnataka BJP chief B S Yeddyurappa has demanded ...

[2 Comments] Read
Spolice.jpg

Makkah, Jun 24: Security forces on Friday succeeded in thwarting an imminent terrorist ...

[1 Comment] Read
siddufarmers.jpg

Bengaluru, Jun 24: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday said BJP leader B S Yeddyurappa ...

parameshwarvishwa.jpg

Bengaluru, Jun 24: Senior Congress leader and former MP A H Vishwanath on Friday formally ...

hdk.jpg

Bengaluru, Jun 24: JD(S) state president H D Kumaraswamy on Friday demanded that ...

ravi22.jpg

Bengaluru, Jun 24: The recommendations of the privileges committee of the Legislative ...

23bhrapid2.jpg

Bantwal, Jun 23: The Dakshina Kannada district police claimed to have made headway in ...

deepika.jpg

Kasaragod, Jun 23: A rousing reception was accorded to M. Deepika, a Plus 2 Science ...

metro.jpg

Bengaluru, Jun 23: Bengaluru is among 30 cities on a list of ‘smart cities’ announced ...

Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner