Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Karnataka Sangha will be organising Karnataka Rajyotsava celebrations with traditional gaiety and splendor, which will be held at India Social & Cultural Centre, Mina Road, Abu Dhabi on November 6, 2015 from 10.30 am onwards.
The Chief Guest for the event will be HE TP Seetharam, Ambassador of India to UAE and the event will be inaugurated by Dr D Veerendra Heggade, Dharmadarshi, Shri Kshetra Dharmasathala. The event will be presided over by Mrs (Dr) & Dr B.R.Shetty, Patron, UAE Kannadigas.
The award “Da-Ra Bendre Prashasthi” will be given to Irshad Moodbidri (writer, Poet, Columnist and Journalist) in recognition of his outstanding, dedicated and distinguished service for Kannada language and culture during the Rajyotsava celebrations.
Abu Dhabi Karnataka Sangha President Sarvotham Shetty informed in an official release that various programmes will be staged during the celebrations.
Variety of Kannada Group Dances :
(1) “Guruvandane” choreographed by Nruthya Vidushi rohini Ananth
(2) Beesuva Kamsale choreographed by Nruthya Vidushi Rohini Ananth
Variety of Kannada Group Songs (Janapada)
Kannada Janapada Nruthya Sparde :
(1) age group 8 to 15 years
(2) Duration is 4 to 6 minutes
(3) Minimum participants 8 children
(4) Kannada Janapada Song (Cinemetic, classical or semi classical)
(5) 5 minutes for stage setting before the dance
(6) 5 minutes for stage clearing after the dance
(7) Winning teams will be awarded cash prize & trophies
Humerous speeches by Smt.Sandhya Shenoy from UDUPI
Dance drama “Onake Obavva” by Veena Mallya & Group
Abu Dhabi Karnataka Sangha also wishes to honour the Kannadiga students (UAE level) during the celebration, who have excelled in the following activities:
* Students of 10th and 12th Grade who have scored 90% or above in the Board Examination of 2015.
* Students who have excelled in Sports activities and represented their school in India or Abroad and earned Gold/Silver/Bronze Medals
* Students who have excelled in extra Curricular activities (literary, Arts & Quiz) and earned recognition from the prominent authorities in India or Abroad.
*Students who have earned HH Shaikh Hamdan Award, Dubai or Sharjah Award.
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