The Social Tragedy of Alcohol – A Seminar Videos

Introductory Speech by Prasanna,

ದೇಶದ ಉತ್ಪಾದಕತೆ ಮದ್ಯವ್ಯಸನದಿಂದ ಹಾಳಾಗುತ್ತಿದ್ದು, ಇದನ್ನು ಕೇವಲ ಆರ್ಥಿಕ ಕಾರ್ಖಾನೆ ಮೂಲಕ ಅಳೆಯುವುದು ದುರಂತ

Popular Role Models Smoking Drinking on Screen Convey a Wrong Signal – Arundathi Nag

Dr. Ajai Kumar Singh, Retd. DG and IGP complete speech at seminar

Rani Satish, Ex Minister and Veteran Politician at the Seminar

Dr Pratima Murthy, Prof of Psychiatry and Head of Center for Addiction Medicine, NIMHANS at the Seminar

Veena Tonapi, Legal Expert and Activist Spoke at the Seminar

Swarna Bhat, Madya Nishedha Andolana Karnataka State Committee Member and Activist at the Seminar

B R Patil, Ex Vidana Parishat Vice Chairman, Karnataka at the Seminar

Success Stories by Rajeshwari Joshi, Social Activist at the seminar

Nalini Shekar, Founder of Hasiru Dala, Waste Pickers point of view at the Seminar


Save The Rivers Campaign : A Tribute to the Scientist Saint G D Agarwal

Save The Rivers Campaign : Introductory Remark by Prasanna


Shri Panditharadhya Shivacharya Swamiji, Sanehalli Mutt at “Save The Rivers” Campaign

Save The Rivers Campaign : Basavaraj Patil


Zenrainman Vishwanath Srikantaiah at ‘Save The Rivers Campaign”


Prof. M.V.Rajeev Gowda at “Save The Rivers Campaign”


Veteran Politician B L Shankar at “Save The Rivers” Campaign


Prof. Abhijit Mitra (Scientist and Lokavidya Activist) at “Save The Rivers Campaign”

Art of Re-cyclying


Art of Re-cyclying

Activist-friends took us to Mochi Hunagund Yallappa’s (of the Muchigeri community) house. Saraswatamma and Manjula, his neighbours who make kavadi/quilts were also there. Traditionally, Muchigeri or Mochi community were involved in sewing kavadi, which is not only handmade but also a recycled product made from old saris and other used cloth.

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TheHandmade jaatha – A Long March for the handmade

Farmers, Weavers, Craftsman, Cowherds, Shepherds, Agricultural workers are all going to congregate at Kodekal for unity. Hindus, Muslims, Christians all are going to congregate there for unity. “Touchables and Untouchables” are both going to congregate there for unity. Students, Youth, Writers, Intellectuals are all going to congregate there for unity.