Goa: Annual Deepa kanike offering from 3 ghatakas of Goa valaya was conducted on 20th January, 2019.
The programme began with Guruvandana, 15 people collectively recited the Aditya Hridaya 123 times. The recital count summed up to 307 along with individual 184 recitals. Then the Deepa kanike was submitted.
In the stage programme, the president Sri V. P. Hiregange welcomed the gathering. Sri Mahabala Bhat reported about Havyaka Sammelana, Sri Mahesh Hegde reported about Apsarakonda programme and Sri D. K. Hegde told the gathering about the Atirudra programme of Gokarna. Sri Girish Hegde informed about the Gosandhya event at Hosad goshala and programme at Valapayi goshala. Donations were also collected for the programmes.
Also, the gathering decided to conduct Gita Ramayana event on February 24th at Madagaaon.
The event concluded with recitation of Shanti Mantra.
The gurrikaras and the office bearerrs of all the 3 ghatakas were present during the event.