It was held on February 16, 2018 at the Indian Community Senior School, Salmiya. The cultural committee headed by Smt. Sourabha Vikram produced a well-directed and exquisitely timed program. Several competitions were held for the kids which included fancy dress, recitations, and acts. Special theme of the evening – “Bhava Tharanga” had a richly enacted dance drama “Kalachakra” which was conceptualized by Smt. Sourabha Vikram and her team depicting the major YUGAS – the Satya yuga, the Threta yuga, the Dwapara yuga and the Kali yuga. The ‘Nagara Bhajane’ was well directed by Shri Suresh Saliyan presented by the kids of Koota.
The executive committee of the Koota for 2017 was felicitated. The first literary publication of the year, the “Marala Mallige” magazine containing articles, poems, art work, information, etc was released. The executive committee also felicitated all the successful class 10th and 12th students of Koota with a token of appreciation. Bhajans by the ladies of Koota and a series of Bhajans by the gents Bhajane Mandali were performed.