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Ugadhi - ಯುಗಾದಿ

Namaskara HKK members,


Thanks to you all for participating in the recently held HKK Ugadi event and making it a huge success.


As you all know, we had a long list of cultural programs this time. Good to see many new talents performing at the event. This shows that HKK is working in the right direction and bringing all Kannada loving people together. 


Videos of Ugadi 2015 



Photos by Dinesh Haryadi


Ugadi - 2015

Fancy Dress


Sri Krishna Leelamrutham

Variety Show

Mathe Bandha Govinda - Drama


Photos by Nagaraja Maheswarappa








HKK belongs to each one of you and we can grow as a community only when each member contributes positively. We thank all the volunteers, sponsors and members for your support and co-operation. If you have suggestions to make our HKK a better place, please send them to ct.kannadakoota@gmail.com

-- Hoysala Kannada Koota Executive Committee

Ugadi Program guide is attached in the bottom of this page for your reference.

ಯುಗಾದಿ 2015 :

Hoysala Kannada Koota cordially invites all Kannada and Kannada loving people to celebrate 2015
Ugadi festival in Wapping Elementary School , South Windsor CT on April 4th Saturday 2015.

There will be many cultural programs followed by grand festive "Holige Dinner".
Please accept the HKK's invitation and RSVP to help organize the event more better.

ಯುಗ ಯುಗಾದಿ ಕಳೆದರೂ , 
ಯುಗಾದಿ ಮರಳಿ ಬರುತಿದೆ..
ಹೊಸ ವರುಷಕೆ ಹೊಸ ಹರುಷವ 
ಹೊಸತು ಹೊಸತು ತರುತಿದೆ...!

ಬನ್ನಿ , ಎಲ್ಲರೂ ಕೂಡಿ ವೈವಿದ್ಯಮಯ 
ಕಾರ್ಯಕ್ರಮಗಳೊಂದಿಗೆ ಯುಗಾದಿ ಹಬ್ಬವ ಆಚರಿಸಿ ಸಂಭ್ರಮಿಸುವ  ...

Event Fee : 

Online Tickets : Members $15 , Kids (5 yrs+) $10 , Non-members $20 , Student-id $15 (Till 4/3/2015)

At the door :      Members $17 , Kids (5 yrs+) $11 , Non-members $22 , Student-id $17

To buy the tickets online , please click below Sulekha.com link


Ugadi event cultural programs guide lines :

We have come up with the guidelines in the best interest of giving everyone a chance to come up on stage.


Few points to be kept in mind:


1.   Kids can present up to two performances of their choice on the stage, while adults are allowed to perform only once in any category of their choice (Dance/Drama/Singing etc). 

2.    No Solo Performances 

3.   Please send in your participation confirmation on or before March 22, 2015, with the following details


a) Participants names. Also, would you be doing the introduction for your program (Yes/No). If not, MC will take care of the introduction.

b) Category of Performance (Dance/Drama/Singing etc)

c) Audio track (If any)



1) Only Exceptional/Professional talent may be given solo performance opportunities.

2) Naada Geethe, MC and 'Vote of Thanks' are exceptions to the above rules.

3) MC is handled by the HKK Team. 


All entries have to be sent to the cultural team - hkkculturalteam@gmail.com along with your participation confirmationbefore March 22, 2015. This information will be kept confidential and will not be shared with anyone. 


Even if you are unable to perform for some reason, please do come and entertain yourself by watching the performances of others and encourage the crowd.


Get prepared, take off your shyness, come on stage, perform and cheer for others through huge applauds and whistles.

Please RVSP to the evite ASAP. This will help us organize the event, food with timelines.


Good luck with your practice. Let us all meet at 2:00 on Saturday (Apr 4, 2015).


If you have any questions/concerns please don’t hesitate to get in touch with Padma Bangalore @ 860-640-4343.

-- HKK Cultural Team

Swarna modi,
Dec 13, 2015, 7:40 AM