Mangaluru: To commemorate the 120th Birth Anniversary of SCS Founder Chairman Sorake Chandrashekar, SCS Hospital will be conducting a violin concert by Sangeetha Kalanidhi Sringeri Asthana Vidushi Padma Shri A Kanyakumari on Saturday, October 22 at Town Hall, Mangaluru.
Vidushi A Kanyakumari will be accompanied by Sayee Rakshit (on Violin), Dr Patri Sathish Kumar (on Mrindangam) and Trichy K R Kumar (on Ghatam).
During the inaugural function, Deputy Commissioner Dr K V Rajendra, Vidushi A Kanyakumari, President of Sangeeta Parishath, Pradeep MV, President of Sangeetha Bharathi, Ustad Rafique Khan and President of Sri Gokarnanatheshwara Kshetra Kudroli, H S Sairam will be present. The Violin Concert has no entry fee and is open to all lovers of music and interested people.
SCS Hospital has been distributing scholarships to deserving students for 35 years. On October 22, 2022 scholarships will be distributed to deserving students who are in financial difficulties. As many as 50 applications were received and scholarships up to Rs 6 lac will be distributed to the students.
During the press meet Dr Jeevaraj Sorake, M S, Chairman and Managing Director of SCS Hospital said that the hospital has been providing scholarships to deserving students every year on October 22 in fond remembrance of his father S Chandrashekar and this year too, they will continue the tradition of annual scholarships to the deserving students. Sri Sorake Chandrashekar firmly believed that education leads to empowerment and upliftment as he was himself a self made man, who educated himself not just through schools, colleges and books; but culturally, spiritually and in every other dimension that comprises a wholesome and true education for a man.
We have by a confluence of hearts and minds set out to bring home to our beautiful city of Mangaluru-a very gifted, versatile and legendary artist-Vidushi Padma Shri A Kanyakumari and her team of highly accomplished accompanying artists for the benefit of the people in this part of the country. Vidushi A Kanyakumari is a dedicated musician and her violin joyously expresses the eternal message of love, purity, devotion and oneness; the harmony of hearts that can only be achieved by Music. Good music lives on forever, beyond time, space and all hurdles. Through this musical extravaganza, we hope to take people on a musical journey which will be remembered for a long time.