The first event of the year 2012 began with the spiritual programme “Radha Kalyana Mahotsva” at the Salmiya Indian Model School auditorium on the 17th of February 2012. The event began at 8 am with the grand Radha Kalyana Mahotsava. Radha & Krishna idols were decorated specially by ornaments & special costumes brought from India by Mrs.Pushkala Ganeshan, Mrs.Rekha Damodar & team. The idols were carried in Pallakki on grand royal procession combined with devotional song and dances. The rituals were conducted by purohit Sri.Rama Jois.
Mrs.Madhavi Kulakarni,Mrs Vasantha Ashok ,Mrs.Suma Venkatesh from Bengaluru rendered melodious keerthans. Children entertained with Fancy dress under the theme of Radha & Krishna. The marala Mallige edition was released by Prof.Narendra Nayak.
The Dasavani was rendered with melodious Keertanas by Sri.Shankar Shanbhag and team flown in from Bangalore. He was accompanied in Harmonium by Prof,Narendra Nayak,Tabla by Prof.Ranga Pai & Taal by K.Jayanth Nayak. Programme concluded with Mangalorean style lunch on Banana Leaves.