The most humble personality the super star, icon of Kannada cinema Dr Vishnuvardhana journey to Vaikunta the place of Lord Vishnu was held as ‘Vaikunta Samradhane’ in the Brahmin culture and tradition was held in two different places on Monday 11th January 2010. This is the 13th day of the event after demise of Dr Vishnuvardhana on 30th of December early morning last year.
At the two acres land meant especially for the memorial of Dr Vishnuvardhand adjacent to Abhiman Studio the fans thronged in hundreds right from early morning. Sridhar the 30 years long companion in the family of Dr Vishnuvardhana performed the rituals as Smt.Bharathi Vishnuvardhana and other family members anxiously watched.
In hundreds batches the mass feeding was offered to those who came to pay respect at the memorial.
At the Dharmasthama Majunatheshwara Kalyana Mantapa the grand ‘Vaikunta Samaradhane’ was organized by Smt.Bharathi Vishnuvardhana where hundreds of guests, relatives, media persons took part right from morning 10 am till 4 pm.
Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Pooja was held on the one side and at the center of the choultry the huge portraits of Dr Vishnuvardhana were placed in four directions decked with flowers that looked like a Mantap. The commentary of Dr Vishnuvardhana was also played at this place.
Sowcar Janaki from Hyderabad came first to this place and spent hours. Every guest was received by son in law Anirudh and Keerthi Vardhana. Later after meeting Smt Bharathi Vishnuvardhana the guests offered flowers to the portraits of Dr Vishnuvardhana took the sumptuous lunch in the afternoon.
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