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Guests of Honor WKC 2012

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Dr. H.N. Ramaswamy - 770.941.0991
Srivijaya Srinivasa -     770.296. 5987

Artists from Karnataka

Thanks to AKKA 2012 Cultural Coordinators  Mr. I M Vittal Murthy,Mr. Sreenivas G. Kappanna, an Indian specialist in theatrical and video productions and Mr. Thimmappa and friends in Bengaluru.for putting together a great team of artists.

Featuring Archana Udupa, Vaishali Srinivas, Muktha Muktha serial fame T.N.Seetharam, Natya Stem Dance Kampini group led by Madhu Nataraj, Poojya Mohan, Surendranath, B.Suresh, Madhu Nataraj, Shri.Dundiraj, Dr.Narahalli Balasubramanyam and Hameed Palya and many more. Click for complete list

Dr.Chandrashekara Kambara - Jnanapith Award Winner
Rajshekhar  Kambara,
Hameed palya - Suvarna Channel Executive
Padmaraj Dandavati - Prajavani Executive Editor
T.N.Seetharam - Cultural Icon
H.Dundi Raj, Poet

H.E Ambassador Nirupama Rao at AKKA 2012!
Ambassador of India to the United States, H.E Nirupama Rao will grace AKKA 2012 in Atlanta.

Legends go Live to Rock your world !! *
Puneet Rajkumar, Shivrajkumar, Raghavendra Rajkumar, Yogesh (Yogi), Vijay Raghavendra, Priya Mani, Radhika Pandit, Aindrita Ray, Ragini Dwivedi with Music by Harikrishna and Comedians Rangayana Raghu and Sadhu Kokila will mesmerize the audience!

YakshaManjusha Yakshagana will perform at AKKA 2012!! *

Smt. Sudha Murthy, Chairperson Infosys Foundation accepts  invitation to be part of AKKA 2012!! *
Indian social worker and author. Mrs. Sudha Murthy the current chairperson of the Infosys Foundation and member of public healthcare initiative of the Gates Foundation has accepted invitation to be part of AKKA 2012 festivities.

Live Concert by Vidwan Sri Vidyabhushana!! *
Experience the soulful rendition of Carnatic music and Haridasa compositions at its musical best, by the authority in the arena, Sri Vidyabhushana!

The Raghu Dixit Project will perform at AKKA 2012!! *

Indulge your senses - Enjoy Raghu Dixit’s unique voice that goes beyond ranges and the measured humor he adds without any effort.

A Star Studded Bonanza Awaits You at AKKA 2012!!*
Do not miss your chance to be mesmerized by your favorite entertainers Puneeth Rajkumar, Raghavendra Rajkumar, Diganth, Yogi, Yash, Radhika Pandit, Aindrita Roy, Nidhi Subbiah, Priyamani, Comedians Rangayana Raghu and Sadhu Kokila, Musicians GuruKiran, HariKrishna, and Choreographer Imran,, who have tentatively accepted invitation from AKKA to entertain and enthrall you to a spellbinding performance!!

AKKA delegation led by Mr.Amarnath Gowda visited Atlanta and interacted with the members of the Governing Council, Chairs/Co-chairs of WKC 2012 committees and NKK volunteers. The two day event was a smashing success and AKKA team expressed sincere appreciation for all the hard work done so far and satisfaction about the preparations.  

AKKA Delegation led by Dayashankar Adappa President, Amarnath Gowda BOT Chairman, Shivamurthy Keelara Vice President, BL Acharya Advocate, Thimmappa AKKA India Coordinator met Karnataka CM Sri Sadananda Gowda and invited him to inaugurate 7th AKKA World Kannada Conference in Atlanta. CM has accepted AKKAs invitation.*

Govind.M.Karjol, Kannada & Culture Minister, R. Ashok, Transportation Minister and C.M.Udasi, Karnataka Public Works Minister accept invitation from AKKA to be part of WKC 2012*

*Please note that all events/performances may be subject to change due to any unforseen circumstances not in the control of AKKA WKC 2012

Jnanpith Award Winner Dr. Chandrashekara Kambara accepts invitation from AKKA to be part of WKC 2012.

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**Please note that all programs /plans are subject to change on the actual day of the event, based on any final availability and artist arrivals