Abu Dhabi Kannadigas celebrate Rajyotsava

Abu Dhabi Kannadigas celebrate Rajyotsava

Submitted by alvin on Tue, 2016-11-08 14:31 Abu Dhabi: Colourful celebrations marked the Karnataka Rajyotsava organised by Abu Dhabi Karnataka Sangha at the Indian Social Centre Auditorium, Abu Dhabi, recently.  Abu Dhabi Karnataka sangha is a linguistic and cultural organization which promotes heritage, language, culture and historyof Karnataka in UAE.       Highlight of the cultural programme was ‘Karnatakada Uduge Thoduge’ where the participants showcased costume styles that’s unique to every district in Karnataka. Co-ordinated by Veena Mallya, the show threw light on the diversified culture of Kannadigas and also emphasised unity in diversity among Kannadigas. ‘Karnataka Navarasollasa’ beautifully presented by Vidushi Rohini Ananth mesmerised the audience. On the occasion, multi-talented art director BK Ganesh Rai was conferred with ‘Da Ra Bendre award’ by Padmashree Dr BR Shetty.  Meritorious students who secured 90 per cent in class X and XII were felicitated.  Winners of Abu Dhabi Karnataka Sangha UAE Level Group singing competition were honoured with prizes. Sudhakar Pejawar, Vijaya Bhat