Events

The latest Events in Coorg

Dasara Sports meet to be conducted on 5th and 6th October

According to the report in Deccan Herald, the District Level Dasara Sports meet will be organized on 5th & 6th Oct. According to the Report; Dasara Sports Committee President M D Sada Muddappa said Additional Deputy Commissioner M Sathish Kumar would flag off a marathon at General Thimmaiah Stadium. The district-level men’s Kabaddi will be…

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‘Storm’ Front to hit Coorg

Music Festivals have become a toast of the country’s live entertainment scenario. With the audiences preferring music festivals and new travel destinations, the makers of the much coveted Storm Festival are creating an entire year’s musical engagement across India. Starting with Chasing Storm, New year’s Eve event,  at the Ethnic Resort in Bittangala  Coorg on…

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Centenary Celebrations of Mercara Downs Golf Club to tee off today

Mercara Downs Golf Club, (MDGC) one of the oldest Golf Clubs in the country will be celebrating its 100th anniversary on December 12th & 13th 2014. Spread over two days, the celebrations will be presented by Cycle Pure Agarbattis. On the occasion of the release of the revamped logo of the club at Madikeri  I K…

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Kuppanda Clan gears up for the hockey festival, Releases brochure

Press release by Kuppanda family The iconic Kodava Hockey Festival to be hosted by the Kuppanda Family (Nangala) in 2015, is gearing of to the BIGGEST festival in the District has ever Experienced. Aiming to break the record for the number of families participating , the event promises to hold many surprises for the participants…

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A Tribute to Ancestry & Heritage – Book on Ainmanes of Kodagu

Inputs courtesy: Boverianda Chinnappa and Nanjamma, researcher-writers P T Bopanna, author and journalist and Mohan Devaiah Ain-manés are the ancestral homes of the native communities in Kodagu, and have an important role in their socio-cultural traditions. Each ainmané belongs to an okka (patrilineal clan) that is identified by its mané péda (name of the okka).…

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Glimpses of Kakkada Padinet Celebrations at Coorg

Image: Madh Kool being served at Kutta

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Hockey in my Blood raises 6.5 Lakh from Donors

Since I last wrote about it in March, Sandhya Kumar’s Hockey in My Blood Project has raised around 6.5 Lakhs from donors at Orangestreet.in . The project is still short of 1 lakh, with 2 weeks left. Donors interested in funding can visit : https://www.orangestreet.in/projects/hockey The funds will be utilized to edit the 60+ hours of footage…

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Hockey in my Blood – Help fund the project

A still from the film I came across a very interesting documentary film in the pipeline about  Kodava Hockey Festival by Sandhya Kumar. Sandhya through the documentary aims to showcase the festival and the love for Hockey among Kodavas and hopefully rekindle the pride that that hockey once held among sport lovers in the country.…

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SAVE KODAGU from the Mysore-Kozhikode 400 KV High Tension Power Line

The High Tension line will pass through Brahamagiri Reserve Forest and Private Plantations. Image: Kiran Kumar By Mohan Devaiah/ K T Kutappa/ Save Cauvery Forum It is proposed to cut more than 50,000 grown up trees of Kodagu Forest and Private Coffee Estates to facilitate passing of 400 KV High Tension Power Line from Mysore…

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Storm Festival 2014 adds another day, another stage and another brand new venue

By: CoffeeLand News The third edition of the festival will pave the path for singing talent from across the world and give them a platform to showcase their skills to the biggest musicians with Voice of Storm 2014 – talent accreditation program by Storm Festival in association with Shankar Mahadevan Academy; the winners will perform…

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