Kodial Shri Venkataramana Temple – Jeernodhara – Photos by Manju N.

The entire Saraswat world is keenly awaiting the reopening of the divine Shri Venkataramana Temple at Mangalore. The temple underwent renovation with volunteers from our community giving their physical best over and above the monetary contributions. While we are at the heels of the temple reopening, here is a sneak peak at some beautiful snaps taken by Manju Neereshwallya.

Haridwar Chaturmas of Shrimad Sudhindra Teertha Swamiji

The divine moments of Haridwar, further sanctified by the occasion of Chaturmas of Shrimad Sudhindra Tirtha Swamiji of Kashi Math Sansthan, is brought out alive through the photographs by Manju Neereshwallya. View the slideshow of the photographs right here

Venkatesh Kumar Dharwad’s concert by Sevanjali Trust

Sevanjali Trust is a youth driven charitable institution based in Mangalore that works towards different causes and activities with an objective to reach out to the needy sections of our community. Manju Neereshwallya, our active member, and a noted photo-journalist from Mangalore is an active member of the institution. He shares with us photographs of an event and video of a concert organized by Sevanjali Trust. The trust needs your whole hearted support. You may also leave your contacts through a link provided to participate for the cause.

Ramdas Shevgoor – Portrait of a great artist

Ramdas L.K Shevgoor is one of the famous artists in Mangalore. He is the owner of Shevgoor fine arts, Mangalore. Shalmali Prabhu, from Mangalore brings to us an excellent writeup, accompanied by a photo slide-show by Manju Neereshwallya of Studio XL Mangalore. Watch some of the best portraits ever created, and maybe have yours done during your next trip to Mangalore!

Ullal Brahmotsava – 2010 with Swamiji’s visit

Today, Ullal a suburban town of mangalore, known for its Nethravati Bridge, celebrated its Brahmotsava. Here is an album of photos clicked just today. As fresh as it can get. The event was graced by Shrimad Samyameendra Teertha Swamiji of Kashi Mutth Samsthan. Here are two albums of Swamiji’s visit and the Ullal Brahmotsava.

Shri Mahamaya Rathotsava – from a 500 year old GSB temple

Shri Mahamaya-amma temple at Kudtheri, Mangalore, is celebrating its 500th year. 5 centuries ago, the idol of Shri Mahamaya Goddess was consecrated by our ancestors at Mangalore, who had left Goa along with our Idols, to save our community from the torturous Portuguese regime. We present to you some photographs of the Rathotsava of our Divine Mahamaya-Amma.

Kodial Teru (Car festival) Photo album – 2010

With the grace of Lord Balaji, we have with us this year a generous photographic contribution of Kodial Teru from Manju Neereshwalya. To people around Mangalore, Manju needs no introduction. His pictures are most sought after, and are featured in almost every newspaper and website related to Mangalore. We welcome Manju as a contributor to Radio Idli and request his continued support… read more to see the photo slide show…