Mangalore, Sept. 10, 2011: Kadri Nrithya Vidya Nilaya, a classical dance and music training institution, organized a 3-day event to celebrate its platinum jubilee. Padma Vibhushan V. P. Dhananjayan, the head of the Chennai-based Bharatha Kalanjali, inaugurated the event on September 9 Friday. Alva’s Education Foundation Chairman Dr. Mohan Alva presided over the event.
Dance teachers Kaltilaka Ullal Mohan Kumar, Kalatilaka Jayalakshmi Alva, and Karnataka Kalashree Master Vittal were honored on this occasion.
The chief guests were MLA U. T. Khader, AJ Group Chairman A. J. Shetty, Kantavara Temple Trustee Dr. Jeevandhar Ballal, and Bhujabali Dharmasthala.
A colorful cultural presentation formed part of the event.