Manama, Bahrain : The decennial celebrations of Mogaveers Bahrain, the first NRI organisation of Mogaveers was held with grandeur at the prestigious Indian Club Auditorium here recently under the leadership of its Founder President Leeladhar Baikampady. The ceremony commenced with the lighting of the traditional lamp by Dr Deviprasad N, noted physician and a progressive thinker and leader of the community. The installation ceremony of the new office bearers of the Mogaveers’ Bahrain was also held in a unique manner with the office bearers dressed in the traditional Mogaveera attire arriving at the stage through the main entrance resembling the Shree Kshetra Bagwady and accepting shawl and Tamboola from the chief guest Dr Deviprasad.
Noted entrepreneur Satyajith of Puducheri unveiled the decennial logo of Mogaveers Bahrain. A list of the special decennial programmes to be held throughout the year was release by Dr Deviprasad.
Talented members of the community and renowned artists Naveenchandra Koppa, Kalavathi Dayanand, Jagadish Puttur, Deepak Raj Ullal and Chandrashekhar Suvarna Ermal who had come down to Bahrain for the decennial presented a variety of cultural programmes. Local artists also entertained the gathering.
There was even a demonstration of the Bali Utsav of various Kula Kshetras of Mogaveers as well as a power point presentation on the various activities of the organisation over the past ten years.
Shabari Enterprises Mumbai and Tenka Yermal Geleyara Balaga were the sponsors of the event while Global Associates Mangalore were the co-sponsors,
Naveen Karkera, General Secretary welcomed the gathering. Leeladhar Baikampady, President gave the introductory remarks. Chandrashekhar L Mendon, introduced the new office bearers. Suresh Amin, Cultural Secretary proposed the vote of thanks.
Naveenchandra Koppa was the master of the ceremony.