Daijiworld News network - Dammam
Dammam, Sep 18: Saudi Konkan Youngsters (SKY), Dammam has organized a grand Monthi Fest on Friday the 15th September, 2006 at Palm Rest Hall near Dallah. A large number of Konkani speaking people from the Eastern Province have participated with enthusiasm in the event held mainly for a community get-together.
Noel Noronha, Taccode welcomed the distinguished guests and narrated the significance of the day and then handed over the charge to SKY President Ronald Fernandes, Shirthady, who was the Master of Ceremony. Being the feast
of infant Mary the celebration began with prayers, followed by offering the flowers by little children to honour our Lady.
Later on there were several skits, songs, dance items, spot games, housie-housie and many other cultural activities which kept the audience fully absorbed. The ‘Noven’ was distributed and traditional lunch was served with ‘vorn’ which was relished by all.
The prizes were distributed by Sherry Pereira, Belthangady and Roshan D’Souza, Valencia gave the vote of thanks.