Ajman: November 30 was indeed a special day for Kundapura Devadiga Mitra (KaDaM) members as they celebrated their 8th anniversary at Ajman beach hotel from 11.30 am to 6 pm.
The day started with Nithyananda Beskoor welcoming the esteemed guests of the day- Mr and Mrs Annayya Sherigar , Managing Trustee Shree Ekanatheshwari Temple, Barkur, Mr and Mrs Yadav , Mrs and Mr. Shodhan Prasad, Mr Ravi Tallur, Dinesh Devadiga, Mr Sadandas.
The event was started by invoking god’s blessing. The prayer was sun by KaDaM singer Ramachandra Bedradka. Nithyananda Beskoor called upon the Vasudev, Ravi and Manju onto stage to continue the cultural program. The trio mesmerized the audience by speaking in the unique Kundapur dialect.
The most-awaited KaDaM’s Saadaka Prashashti for the year 2018 was conferred on Annayya Sherigar Managing Trustee, Shree Ekanatheshwari temple, Barkur. Among the Guests & members on dais Mr.Annayya sherigar, Dinesh Kumar,Sadandas, Shodhan Prasad , Suresh Kanchikan, Dinesh Devadiga , Nithyananda Beskoor and Ravi Tallur spoke on the occasion. All of them spoke with pride about the various achievements of KaDaM within a short period of time in the field of Education, medical help to the needy, blood donation and also spearheading a unique mission of adopting kids ( Dattu )and providing them education. Well-wishers MD. Narayan and Shekhar Shetty were also present.
Keynote address was delivered by Prathima Narayan. As a mark of respect many prominent guests were honored by KaDaM team by presenting bouquet on stage.
KaDaM website was officially launched by Dinesh Devadiga in the presence of the dignitaries.
As part of Cultural program many songs, dances and skits were performed and a drawing competition for kids was also arranged by Shridhar Brahmavar.
A dazzling dance performance by KaDaM Ladies Vishala Dinesh, Kiran Beskoor, Harinakshi Santhosh, Shashirekha Srikanth, Reshma Pramod, Hema Suresh and Navya Konchady mesmerized the audience .
Singers like Pramod, Ramachandra, Ramya, Sai mallika, Prahlad , Patrick rendered beautiful songs throughout the day. Live band members were Patrick, Erol D’souza , Deepak,Sandeep Acharya and Vincent who added colour to the show.
A humorous skit by Sandeep Devadiga, Monappa Poojary, Prashanth Nair, Jesh Bayar, Ramesh Suvarna Pratima Narayan and KaDaM ladies tickled the ribs of the audience.
The whole cultural program was ably supported by Event Co-ordinator Yuvraj Devadiga, Jagadeesh Devadiga as DJ, Lancy as the sound coordinator. Stage Decoration was done by Ravi N.M , Santosh Kolnad and Elegant Team.
Raffle draw at the end of the day was conducted by Nithyananda Beskoor.
Vote of thanks was proposed by Sathosh Kolnad.