Govinda Dasa College, Surathkal in collaboration Department of Kannada & Culture, Government of Karnataka, Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Yakshagana and literary Centre and Mani Krishnaswamy Academy® Surathkal a Music Workshop was held at Govinda Dasa College, Surathkal from April 18 to April 22. The training was conducted by Yuva Kalamani Smt. Prarthana Sai Narashiman. The programme was inaugurated on 18th April 2018 at Govinda Dasa College, Surathkal. The musical workshop was free for the participants and a few classical concerts, Yoga, Meditation, Pranayama sessions by Shri P. Nithyananda Rao, talk by experts like Smt. Shreemathi Devi on 18-04-2018 at 3.30 pm on the topic, “Hindustani Music: Its Footprints over the years”, on 19th April 2018 at 3.30 pm, the topic titled, “Food and Health” by Shri Addur Krishna Rao of Savayava Krishika Balaga, Mangalore, on 20th April 2018 on the topic, “Our Soldiers: Protection of our Country”, on 21st April 2018, “Bharatanatyam over the years” by Smt. Radhika Shetty, Director, Nrithyangan, Mangalore at 2.30-3.30pm.
On 22nd the participants of the workshop will present variety programmes on the music they learnt at the workshop. On 21st April 2018 a Karnataka Classical Musical Concert by Miss Prajna Adiga will be organized under the auspicious of Bharatiya Vidhya Bhavana, Yakshagana and Literary Centre of Govinda Dasa College and Mani Krishnaswami Academy® Surathkal. The programme will be scheduled at 4 p to 5.30 pm. Shriganaraja Karle will be on Violen, Shri KrishnpavanKumar G. N, Mangalore will be on Mridanga and Master Sumukha Karanth of Kulai on Khanjira. Padubidri Shri Shrinivasa Bhagavathar will be the Chief Guest.
Principal of the College, Dr. P. Muralidhar Rao, Vice Principal of the College Prof. Krishnamurthi and other faculty members also participated in the programme.
To have glimpse of some of the you tube videos of Smt. Prarthana Sai Narashiman, click below:
- Training at Govinda Dasa College, Surathkal
- Baaro Krishnayya
- Sri Mahaganapati
- Sreesha Kolanoodinindhu
- Basic Lessons
On 19th April 2018, at 3.30 pm, Addur Krishna Rao, delivered a speech on “Food and Health” Shri Addur Krishna Rao belongs to Savayava Krishika Balaga, Mangalore, He appealed to participants to be cautious while taking food. He dwelt in detail about the importance of water to human and animals. He also explained in detail, the role of fibre content in our food, the revolution created by millets. He also brought to the notice of participants the menace of endosulfan, and other vital issues connected with environment. His talk was well appreciated by employment.