Kannada Rajyostava at St. Aloysius HariHar
The notable festival of Kannada language, people and terrain which is known as Kannada Rajyostava, was
celebrated majestically at Saint Aloysius PU College Harihar on 1st of November in the college Quadrangle.
The program was started with the inter religious prayer and a traditional welcome which gave more bliss to
The event was presided over by Rev. Fr. Eric Mathais SJ, The superior of the college. The occasion was
chaired by a poet, literary critic and playwright Dr Ananda Rigvedi, the assistant administrator of District
Hospital (Chigateri) Davanagere.
He invited the students to become active in the process of incorporating and preserving the Kannada
language, including the history and literary values.
The Principal Mr. Sunny Gudinho, Vice Principals Mrs. Pushpalatha Urs and Mr. Mousin Ulla, the convener
Mr. Abdul Rahman, Student representatives Mr. Adil Attar and Mrs. Shreya M were present at the stage.
The inauguration had a grand outcome of lighting the lamps along with the song sung "Hacchevu kannadada
The celebration of Karnataka's electrifying festival and greatest admiration, the Kannada Rajyotsava was
celebrated with many cultural programs, had an emotional skit, songs and many more recreational activities
which entertained the crowd with the sound of the trumpets.
Kumari Prathana welcomed the gathering, Kumari Nandita hosted the event and Kumari Flavia proposed
the vote of Thanks.
Thus a day dedicated to Kannada was celebrated with grand event.