Mangalore Christians celebrate Monthi Fest

Thursday, September 8th, 2022
monti Fest

Mangaluru : Mangalorean Christians celebrate Monthi Fest on the 8th of September. In Konkani at Milagrease church Mangalore. Mother Mary means Monthi. Mangaloreans who speak Konkani celebrate the feast in a unique style. It is also used to commemorate the harvest festival, which is a time of thanksgiving for all the fresh crops. New corn […]

Konkani is a language with rich heritage: Dr. Jagadish Pai

Saturday, August 20th, 2022
konkani Sahitya

Mangalore: Sri Venkataramana Women’s College, Karkala in collaboration with the Konkani Study Chair of Mangalore University, ‘Konkani Manyata Divas’ was organised at Sri Venkataramana Women’s College here on Saturday. SV Educational Trust President Mohandas Shenoy inaugurated the program. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Guest, Karnataka Konkani Sahitya Academy President Dr. Jagadish Pai said that Konkani […]

Tulu, Beary, and Konkani Bhavans to be built in 3 phases

Wednesday, July 21st, 2021

Mangaluru: The state government have taken steps to build cultural centers (Bhavan) for Tulu, Beary, and Konkani in phases, informed minister for backward classes welfare and Hindu religious endowments, Kota Srinivas Poojary. Poojary who is also the district in-charge minister held a meeting with the presidents of Tulu, Beary, and Konkani academies at the auditorium […]

Mangaluru : Renowned Konkani actress Minna Ruzai passes away

Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

Mangaluru : Renowned Konkani actress Theresa Miranda popularly known as Minna Ruzai died at the age of 69 on Tuesday, November 12. Minna was married Benna Ruzai, famous Konkani actor and director and the couple have been cast together in several dramas. Minna had also acted in a Konkani movie ‘Bhogsanne’.  

Jackie Shroff to act in Konkani ‘Kantaar’..!

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

Mangaluru: ‘Kantaar’ which is the second movie produced by Janet Norhona who was also the producer of the Konkani movie ‘Sofia’ which recently won the state level award as the best regional language movie, has completed its shooting and has its Audio and Teaser released a week back. The specialty of this movie is that […]

Konkani movie “Zanvoy” was released by Rev Dr Aloysius Paul D’Souza

Friday, April 13th, 2018

Mangaluru: Konkani movie “Zanvoy” brought out under the banner of Sangathi Creations was released by Mangaluru Diocese Bishop Rev Dr Aloysius Paul D’Souza at the Big Cinemas at Bharath Mall in Mangaluru on April 13, Friday. The film will be screened in 11 theatres including theatres in the coastal districts. Directed by Harry Fernandes, the […]

St. Lawrence Basilica annual feast from Sunday

Friday, January 20th, 2017
St. Lawrence Basilica

Mangaluru: The annual feast of St. Lawrence Basilica will be held at Attur near Karkala in Udupi district from January 22 to 26. Addressing presspersons here on Thursday, Rev. Fr. Dennis D’Sa, priest, said that all preparations for the feast had been completed. This is the first annual feast after the St. Lawrence shrine was […]

‘Sangama Sambhrama’ to be held on July 25 and July 26

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
Sangama Sambrama

Mangaluru: Karnataka Tulu, Konkani and Beary Sahithya Academies will hold ‘Sangama Sambhrama-2015’ a two-day state-level conference on the theme ‘Modern day crisis – Cultural response’ in association with Kannada and Culture Department, Bengaluru on July 25 and July 26 at Dr Shivaram Karanth Pilikula Nisargadhama, Vamanjoor, here. Speaking in a press conference B A Mohammed […]

MLC Ivan D’souza made a attempt to speak Konkani in Council

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
MLC Ivan D’souza

Mangaluru: Congress MLC Ivan D’souza made a vain attempt to speak in Konkani in the Legislature Council here on Wednesday. He had argued that he must be allowed to speak as Konkani is one of the constitutionally recommended languages of the country. Chairman D H Shankaramurthy said neither he nor any other members and the […]

All language Academies to organize literary, cultural meet in city

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
cultural meet

Mangalore : All language Academies, Authorities and Study peetas coming under the department of Kannada and Culture will jointly host a convention, literary and cultural meet in city scheduled to be in April or May said, B A Mohammed Haneef, President of Beary Academy. He was speaking joint press meet organised by Tulu, Konkani, Kodava […]