Thiya community presents a successful Yakshagana, honour achievers
Mumbai October 29, 2010: The youths of Thiya Welfare Association (R) Mumbai, performed ‘Mahisasura Mardhani’ Yakshagana play in Kannada successfully in the packed audience in Billawar Bhavan, Santacruz East, Mumbai on 24th October, 2010.
The event was organized as part of the events to mark the 1st Annual General Meeting of Thiya Welfare Association (R) Mumbai. Mrs. Vinodini S. Hegde, was the Chief guest of the day.
Mr. L.V. Amin, Social worker, Mr. Vijaykumar Shetty of Kalajagattu and Mr. Chandrahasa Palan, president of Sasihittlu Sree Bhagavati Thiya Sangha, Mumbai who were the guests of honour spoke on the occasion and extended their appreciation on the performance of Yakshagana in Kannada by the youths of the Thiya Community. The youngsters, who although grew up in Mumbai and studied in English Medium Schools, put up a brilliant show in Kannada and displayed their talents by performing in the Yakshagana.
Mr. Hemant Bangera, Social worker, Mr. Praveenshankar BM, Secretary of Board of Trustees of Thiya Samaj, Mumbai were also present on the dais. In the presidential address Mr. Govind Manjeshwar congratulated all the participants for their achievements.
Well known Marathi actress Nisha Suresh Bangera, Child actor Mst. Vishwajeet Kumar Bangera, Yaksha Guru Sadanand Kateel and Gangadhar Suvarna were felicitated on this occasion for their achievement in various fields. In reply to the felicitation Nisha Suresh Bangera thanked the organizers for the recognition bestowed on her.
Mr. Ishwar M. Ail compared the stage programme. Mr. Roopesh Rao, Mr. Purandar Salian, Mr. Thimmappa Bangera, Mrs. Satyawati Palan and others extended their help during the proceedings. Hon. Gen. Secretary of Thiya Welfare Association, Mumbai Mr. Yadav M. Rao proposed vote of thanks.