Navratri Haldi Kumkum was held on 12th October, 2018 at I. M. Pai Hall, Kreeda Mandir. The event was sponsored by Smt. Varsha Rao.
This was the first auspicious event held at I.M.Pai hall after its renovation and makeover. There was light Bhakti Sangeet performance by Kum. Shivani Gaitonde, a 17 year old upcoming artist. Accompanied by her brother Mast. Yash Gaitonde a 10th Std student on tabla, and Smt. Maya Nayak on harmonium.
It was a mesmerising performance by Shivani. The ambience of the hall significantly enhanced the effect. Shivani’s melodious singing was appreciated by all. Aarti to Maa Sharada, chanting of Devi Stotra and Sponsor was felicitated with Holi Honti. Ladies were given Haldi Kumkum.
The programme concluded with sumptuous refreshments.