Mysuru, June 20:- “Kannada Sahitya Parishat is organising the birth centenary celebrations of Jayachamarajendra Wadiyar on June 22 at 11 am at Jaganmohan Palace in the city,” said District Kannada Sahitya Parishat (KaSaPa) president Dr YD Rajanna at a press meet held at Mysuru Press Club on Thursday.
“Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar will inaugurate the programme. Shivarathri Deshikendra Sawmiji of Suttur Mutt, president of Kannada Sahitya Parishat Dr Manu Baligar, MLA SA Ramadass, Mayor Pushpalatha Jagannath will be present. Scholar Dr NS Taranath will speak on Jayachamarajendra Wadiyar,” he added.
“R Ramachandra will speak on the life of Jayachamaraja Wadiyar. Prof N Chinnaswamy Sosale will speak about his administration and social justice. Vidwan Dr CA Sridhar will speak about his contributions to music,” he added.
“News and Public Relations Department will show a documentary on Jayachamaraja Wadiyar at 4:30 pm on June 22. RS Nanda Kumar and team will stage a concert. Dr Manu Baligar will garland the statues of Nalvadi Krishnaraja Wadiyar and Jayachamarajendra Wadiyar and Chamaraja Wadiyar,” he added.
M Chandrashekhar and treasurer Rajashekhar Kadamba were present. (MR/KMR)