Committee

Kaage ondu agula kandare….koogi kareyade tanna balagavellava – Guru Basava

 
As the above Vachana says convention team is working hard to bring the DC/VA chapter VSNA community together and work towards the greater good to make this convention a great success and a great experience to one and all.

Raj Galagali

Chair

 

Jagan Gowder

Co-Chair

 

Rashmi Santosh

Co-Chair

 

Girish Patil

Secretary

 

Shilpa Vinod

Joint Secretary

 

Veeresh Muddali

Treasurer

 

Kiran Kaganoor

Joint Treasurer

 

Roopa Guddimath

Chapter President

 

Contract Oversight


Ensure each and every contract thoroughly serves the purpose without any hidden clause and offers a second pair of eyes for due diligence

Jagadeesh Metagudmath

Chair


 

Registration

 
Dasoha has a core principle of Veerashaivism. The team has come up with attractive packages so as to encourage the guests to participate in Dasoha and feel good about giving back to the community and at the same time not breaking their banks.

Sapna Yavagal

Chair

 

Girish Tumbapur

Co-chair

 

Sneha Mahesh

Team Member

 

Ashok Renukappa

Team Member

 

Vinod Kumar

Team Member

 

Jay Savand

Team Member

 

Manju Ganjalagunte

Team Member

 

Prakash Doddabendigere

Team Member

 

Medha Kori

Team Member

 

Lakshmi Kori

Team Member

 

Jagan Gowder

Team Member

 

Jay Kananur

Team Member

 

Finance Committee

 
Oversee the overall finance blueprint and budget for the Convention.

Jay Kananur

Chair

 

Gopinath Ningappa

Chair

 

Entertainment Committee


 

The goal of the Entertainment team is to bring quality programs which aligns with our theme of the convention. They have already identified some renowned artists, and they will also be working with all the chapters to bring some diverse programs on stage.

Jay Kananur

Chair

 

Krutika Pillai

Chair

 

Rashmi Bannikodu

Team Memeber

 

Shilpa Vinod

Team Memeber

 

Anand Parakal

Program Manager

 

Pramod C

Program Manager

 

Food Committee


Food committee is working hard to make this convention a memorable one by trying to cater the best food that fits the tastes/needs of all the generations.

Rajendra Kumar

Chair


 

Rupa Muddali

Team Member


 

Tej Patil

Team Memeber


 

Hospitality Committee


Ensures all the guests and artists are welcomed and receive best hospitality through out the stay during convention.

Gopinath Ningappa

Chair


 

Jagadeesh Metagudmath

Team Member


 

Business Forum


Business Forum committee is trying to get relevant business topics to this convention.

Vinay Igur

Chair


 

Kiran Kaganoor

Team Memeber


 

“Soham yennade Daasoham yendenisayya” – Allama Prabhudeva


Dasoha is very important of many injunctions prescribed for Sharanas. According to Basavanna, Dasoha meant to work hard for one’s livelihood and  for the maintenance of society and a dasohi should consider himself a servant of society, Dasoha in principle assumes to give back to the wellness of the society. 

The Dasoha team is planning to organize activities and talks during the convention to inspire attendees of all ages to make Dasoha as part of their life.

Shruthi Nagaraj

Chair


 

Deepika Nagaraj

Co-chair


 

Jay Kananur

Team Memeber


 

Muktha Hombal

Team Memeber


 

Rajendra Kumar

Team Member


 

Jay Hombal

Team Memeber


 

Marketing team


The goal of the team is to make some noise across all the channels to bring attendees across the country. The team is doing strides in all the angles to bring in some business and non – business sponsors.  

Shobha Gowder

Chair


 

Veena Sajjan

Team Member


 

Manjunath GV

Team Memeber


 

Pramod Channappa

Team Member


 

Gopinath Ningappa

Team Member


 

Advisory Committee


We are lucky to have some experienced members of our chapter who brought the first ever VSNA convention to fruition back in 1978. Convention team will reach out to them for their guidance in executing the 43rd convention to our best  of abilities.

Dr. Saroja Ullagaddi


 

Dr. Halappa Hakkal


 

Urmila Hiremath


 

Souvenir Team


 Souvenir team is trying hard to capture all the key events of the convention and create a memorable souvenir for all the attendees to cherish for ages to come.

Mahesh Veerappa

Chair

 

Saroja Ullagaddi

Team Member

 

Veena Sajjan

Team Memeber

 

Vinay Igure

Team Memeber

 

Umakanth Kori

Chair

 

Jayashree Nirakari

Team Memeber

 

“Gidavagi  baggadu maravagi baggeethe”


As the saying goes this is the time we want to attract our youth to be engaged in our convention so that we are building our next generation leaders to continue the tradition for the generations to come. 
The motto of the youth committee is to “Engage, educate and Entertain” our next generation kin to create and nuture a strong long lasting youth network so that they have a vested interested to come back next year. The team is working hard to run parallel sessions for youths of all ages and make this convention relevant to them.

Jay Hombal

Chair


 

Chetana Metagudmath

Team Member


 

Jagdish Puttaswamy

Team Member


 

Nayana Pramod

Team Member


 

ಭಕ್ತಿ ಎಂತಹದಯ್ಯ ? ದಾಸಯ್ಯ ಮಾಡಿದಂತಹದಯ್ಯ.
ಭಕ್ತಿ ಎಂತಹದಯ್ಯ ? ಸಿರಿಯಾಳ ಮಾಡಿದಂನ್ತಹದಯ್ಯ.
ಭಕ್ತಿ ಎಂತಹದಯ್ಯ ? ನಮ್ಮ ಬಲ್ಲಾಳ ಮಾಡಿದಂತಹದಯ್ಯ.
ಭಕ್ತಿ ಎಂತಹದಯ್ಯ ? ಕೂಡಲಸನ್ಗಮದೆವ, ನೀ ಬಾಣನ ಬಾಗಿಲ ಕಾದಂತಹದಯ್ಯ !.

Our Yoga and Shiva pooja team is geared up to make this convention memorable by indulging every group of individuals in devotion towards our lord. As the vachana depicts extreme devotion itself brings sharanas bliss and mukthi!!

Anil Sadashiv

Chair

Jaya Kori

Team Member

Usha Anil

Team Member

Mukta Hombal

Team Member

Digital Committee


The team have done an excellent job in getting the website, registration process up and running.

Shashidhar Mandewalkar

Chair


 

Girish Patil

Team Member


 

Mahesh Veerappa

Team Memeber


 

Prakash Doddabendigere

Team Memeber


 

Venue Logistics Team

 
 The team has done great work in identifying the venue of the convention that is convenient and centrally located to provide the best convention experience.
Hope everyone will have a wonderful experience and enjoy the convention.

 

Vinod Kumar

Chair

 

Sharada Vinod

Team Member

 

Dattatreya Patil

Team Memeber

 

Hemanth Kaganoor

Team Memeber

ನೀರಿಗೆ ನೈದಿಲೆ ಶೃಂಗಾರ
ಸಮುದ್ರಕೆ ತೆರೆಯೆ ಶೃಂಗಾರ
ನಾರಿಗೆ ಗುಣವೆ ಶೃಂಗಾರ
ಗಗನಕೆ ಚಂದ್ರಮ ಶೃಂಗಾರ
ನಮ್ಮ ಕೂಡಲ ಸಂಗನ ಶರಣರ
ನೊಸಲಿಗೆ ವಿಭೂತಿಯೆ ಶೃಂಗಾರ

The decoration committee are putting in their heart and soul to make the venue as devotional, pretty and colorful as possible for our 43rd convention.

Roopa Guddimath

Chair

Chetana Metagudmath

Co-Chair

Usha Anil

Team Member

Jyothi Hombal

Team Member

Audio Video Committee


They are striving hard to get the best quality audio and lighting at an affordable price to give the best experience to audience.

Santosh Nanjundaiah

Chair


 

Prakash Doddabendigere

Team Member


 

Girish Patil

Team Member


 

Reception Committee


To make ornaments gold comes first.
To know the path of shiva, guru comes first. 
To know Koodalasangamadeva, company of sharanas comes first.
The reception team is eagerly waiting to welcome the company of sharanas and to learn from each others experience how relevant vachanas could be even in the 21st century.  

Gayathri Nagaraj

Chair


 

Sharada Vinod

Team Member


 

Sneha Mahesh

Team Memeber


 

Mythri Manjunath

Team Memeber