Dubai: SCENT (Sandhya Creations Event Network Team) & Ambalathere Vision along with Maestro Events jointly presented a unique program ‘Dr Vidyabhushana Live in Dubai’ and the houseful audience enjoyed every bit of it throughout and responded that it was a professionally organized program which seldom happened in Dubai.
The program started sharp at 5 pm with the procession from the outer gate into the Auditorium with drum beats and ladies holding ‘Kalashas’ walking into the auditorium in a traditional way. It was an unexpected full house audience as there was no seat for those who came later to the auditorium.
Shodhan Prasad welcomed the audience and invited the Guests onto the stage to do the honours of traditional lighting the lamp. Following was a speech from one of the guests on behalf of all the guests on stage.
Roopa Kiran Kottary and her group presented a beautiful welcome dance ‘Pushpanjali’ which was well applauded by the audience. Her troupe consist of well-trained Bharatanatyam dancers viz., Roopa Kiran Kumar who choreographed, Ahana Amith Palled, Aarna Amith Palled, Shreeya Swarup Bhosale, Hridya Aruketty Manoj, Lakshanyaa Manjari Iyyappan, Shayna Manoj Kumar & Ishwari Indrajeet Shinde.
Later Chaitra a local talent sang Ganapathi Song ‘Ganaraya’ a Shanker Mahadevan sung devotional song.
The main event was ‘Dr Vidyabhushan Live in Dubai’ and with the accompaniment of Musicians Anirudh on Mridangham, Vishwajith with Violin, Rajesh Bhat on Tabla & Subramanian on Thala was a feast for the audience as they applauded on each and every song rendered. Dr Vidyabhushan went on to sing more than 18 Dasara Padagalu songs and his voice was magic which made the audience spellbound.
All the audience thoroughly enjoyed the program which was more than what they expected. The audience commended and said this was a super professionally organized program which they never saw in Dubai.
Organisers SCENT – Sandhya Creations Event Network Team & Ambalathere Vision honoured Dr Vidyabhushana with ‘Gaana Kanteerava Antharashtriya Swarna Prashasthi Award’ which was presented on the program day with honours done in the hands of dignitaries. Shawl, Mysore Peta, Fruits Basket, Flower Garland, Felicitation Letter, Gold Award and Memento were presented to the awardee.
To beautify and present the entire program a special invitee from Mangalore, Master of Ceremony Manohar Prasad graced the occasion with his skilful presentation. Manohar was presented with the ‘Patrika Bheeshma’ Award for his long-standing service in Journalism. He was honoured with Shawl, Flowers, Fruits, Memento and Felicitation Certificate.
On the whole, the entire event was successfully presented by SCENT (Sandhya Creations Event Network Team) and Ambalathere Vision.
Active SCENT Members comprise Shodhan Prasad, Sandhya Prasad, Sudarshan Hegde, Veena Hegde, Nithyanand Beskoor, Kiran Beskoor, Ashok Bailur, Sushma Bailur, Kiran Kottary, Roopa Kiran, Alwyn Pinto, Shameer Bolar, Rakshak Prabhu, Santosh Shetty, Rithesh Anchan, Manoj Kumar & Prabhakar Ambalathere from Ambalathere Vision were the people behind this successful show. Marghadeepa Ladies Wing led by Sujaya Sandeep Rao organized the ‘Kalasha’ arrangements and backstage support. Sujith Laynel Fernades from Maestro Events arranged the Permission, Sound, Lighting, Photography & Videos.
The audience enjoyed the very special Mangalorean cuisine with the live cooking stall erected wherein a variety of delicacies were available throughout the program. The audience enjoyed most of the dishes and were craving for more.
The program was live on Youtube and TV Channels including www.Daijiworld.com Facebook page.
Report: Media Release
Photos: Maestro Events