Muscat: Oman's resident Devadiga community, Muscat Devadigas organized the first community get together at MrDevdas Rao’s residence at Ghala on 23 Nov 2016.
This was indeed a dream come true for the Devadiga community in this part of the Gulf which witnessed over 50 enthusiastic and energetic bunch of people gathered together in fun and frolic.
The programme began with a prayer, rendered by Mrs Sandhya Chandrashekhar and lighting of the lamp by the seniors, seeking blessings from the almighty.
This was followed by round of self-introduction and a get to know session.
The community members, displayed a high energy filled participation in the entertainment session ahead. This included a musical extravaganza by the young and energetic Mr. Suhas Padav and soulful singing by Mr Vijay Salian, Mrs Sandhya and Mr Ramesh. Party games organized by Mr Vijay, Mrs. NeethaVijay and Mrs Purnima Yathish were a grand hit among the crowd.
The event came to a perfect culmination with sumptuous palette of home-cooked Ooruda Vanas, complete with Kori-Rotti, Idli, Kori Sukka Chicken Fry, Kori Gassi, Veg Fried rice, Pudina Dhaniya Chatni and a lot more delicacies of coastal Karnataka.
Mr.Devdas Rao, Mr.Neelaya Devadiga, Mr.Yathish and Mr.Vijay Salian who were instrumental in bringing this community together for the first time, and later thankd everyone for coming together for this Koota and making this event a grand success.
The community intends to have many such koota’s in the upcoming year gathering the community again to celebrate the strength, unity, politeness and talents of the universal Devadigas.