Mangalore, Dec. 1: Bharathanjali institute Kottara organized Astadashapaadam Yaksha Nrutya Sangitotsava at Town Hall on Saturday Nov. 30.
A 79 year old Padmabhushan C V Chandrashekar from Chennai performed Bharathanatyam on the occasion of Ashtadashapadam celebration of Bharathanjali. Earlier to his performance he was felicitated with ‘Bharatha Shiromani’ award.
Natyacharya Ullal Mohan Kumar, MLA Moiddin Bava, assistant secretary of Karnataka govt. H. Ramachandra, Mangalore special economic zone General Manager S.T. Karkera, Udayavani Mangalore bureau chief Manohar Prasad, Indian LIC Mangalore unit general manager H. Sukesh, B.S.N.L. retired DG MSM Heggade, senor dance master Kamala Bhat, the director of Bharathanjali institute Shridhar Holla, dance director Prathima Shridar, trustee Veena Shastri were present.