Government not released any grants for Billava community : Satyajit

Wednesday, September 21st, 2022

Mangaluru : The Narayana Guru Vichara Vedike will hold a State-wide agitation seeking the establishment of Billava Development Corporation, naming Mangaluru International Airport after Koti and Chennayya, legendary folk heroes of Tulu Nadu, and inclusion of Billavas in Backward Class 1 category. Talking to reporters here, vedike president Satyajit Surathkal said that the modalities of […]

Rai’s close aide Sanjeeva Poojary attacked

Friday, May 11th, 2018

Bantwal: A Congress leader from Bantwal and his wife were attacked allegedly by BJP workers after the assailants barged into their house at Marnabail in Melkar, on Thursday night May 10th. The severely injured Congress leader is Sanjeeva Poojary, President of Bantwal Congress Election Campaign Committee who is also a close aide of DK District […]

Youth to follow the ideals of Narayana Guru by leading a simple life : Dinesh Amin Mattu

Monday, September 25th, 2017

Mangaluru : The youth of the community is misled by communal forces. “Poojary can lead the youth in the right path. If he starts the movement, we support him, provided he distances himself from self-centric people said, Media adviser to the Chief Minister Dinesh Amin Mattu. Speaking at a seminar organised by the Narayana Guru […]

Discussions will be held to include Narayana Guru’s life history in text books: Madhwaraj

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

Udupi: “Discussions will be held with leaders and education minister to include Narayana Guru’s message and life history in the text books,” said district in-charge Minister Pramod Madhwaraj. He was addressing the gathering in Brahmashree Narayana Guru 162 birth anniversary celebration programme, organised by district administration, ZP and Kannada and culture department, on Friday. “Narayana […]

Call for mutual appreciation of good deeds by communities

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

Mangaluru: “Solidarity can be created among communities by mutual appreciation of good deeds. If there are bad deeds then the wrong doers should be openly called out by their community members, who should not remain silent.” These were among the suggestions by speakers during a meeting of religious scholars, thinkers and social organisation representatives in […]

Narayana Guru built temples for all : Chief Minister

Friday, April 22nd, 2016
Narayana Guru Mandira

Mangaluru : Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said Sri Narayana Guru, who fought against inequality and untouchability, has left behind an indelible mark on the social polity of the country. Speaking after inaugurating Brahmashri Jnana Mandira constructed under the aegis of Brahmashri Narayana Guru Seva Samithi at Sajipamooda on Thursday, he said the teachings of Narayana Guru […]

The 4th new Tulu film on Narayana guru has its Muhurtam in Bappanadu

Monday, December 16th, 2013

Mulky: A new Tulu film “Brahmashri Narayana Guruswamy” rolled on Sunday at the Sri Durga Parameshwari temple near Mulky with Kannada actor ‘Challenging Star’ Darshan holding the clapboard. The film is produced by Siddharth his friend, under the banner of Thungabhadra productions. The camera work was started by Udupi MP, Jayaprakash Hegde of Brahmavar. Speaking […]

Life history of Narayana Guru to be part of school syllabus : Sorake

Sunday, September 15th, 2013
Narayana Guru

Belthangady : State Minister for Urban Development Vinaykumar Sorake has said that the Education Minister and CM have agreed to include the life history and messages of Sri Narayana Guru in the school syllabus. From next year the government will celebrate the Sri Narayana Guru Jayanthi, he said. He was speaking after inaugurating the 159th […]

Billawa achievers felicitated at Brahmavar

Monday, May 28th, 2012
Namm Biruver

Udupi:   Outstanding achievers from the Billawa community were honoured at ‘Namma Biruver’ a programme organized by the Narayana Guru Billawa Seva Sangha  at Brahmavar. The programme was inaugurated by Mamatha Poojari, the captain of the Indian Kabaddi team which won the World Cup. On behalf of the Billawa organization, Mamatha Poojari honoured  Sanjay Dayananda Kadoor, […]

Fund of Rs. 1000 crores to be allotted for backward communities: DVS

Sunday, February 12th, 2012
Akhila Bharata Billavara Union

Mangalore : CM D. V. Sadananda Gowda inaugurated the centenary celebration of the Akhila Bharata Billavara Union in Town Hall on Feb 12 Sunday. Speaking on the occasion, CM D. V. Sadananda Gowda said that Rs. 1000 crores will be allotted to the development of backward community in the upcoming budget. He also assured to […]