2002


Executive Committee

 Lakshminarayan Ganapathi  President
 Shobha Gundappa
 Cultural Coordinator
 Suma Patil
 Cultural Coordinator
 Prasad Kashyap Treasurer
 Raman Khadri
 Membership Director
 Vishwatheja Tharuvesanchi
 Communications Director
 Sudha Srikantaswamy 
 Harish Amble
 
 Bharati Srinivas Boregowda
 



Board of Trustees





 
 



Events

 Sampige Nite


 Kannada movie "Mathadhana"
 1:00 pm
 Sunday, Septh 15th 2002
 Madstone Theatre, Raleigh
Sampige presented the much acclaimed movie "Mathadhana" at Madstone Theatre on Sunday Sept 15th at 1:00 pm. The movie has been directed by the award winning director T.N. Seetharam of the "Maya Mrugha" and "Manvantara" TV series fame. The Kannadigas of the triangle enjoyed this FREE screening, thanks to Veena and Vijay Dhuler who supported this venture.

After the movie we had an inspiring talk by a Film Actor/Dancer Sridhar conveying his thoughts about the movie, Kannada Movie Industry, 2002 Detroit Kannada Conference, and his impressions about the Kannadigas in the US.
 Krishna Janmashtami
Saturday, Sept 7th 2002
 Hindu Bhavan Main Hall
Program Brochure
 Independence Day
 Sunday, August 18th 2002
 Hindu Bhavan Main Hall, Morisville, NC
Sampige presented a tableau/drama based on a song from the movie "Naagara Haavu" that describes the bravery of Onake Obavva and her ultimate sacrifice in defense of the Chitradurga fort against Hyder Ali's army.
 Annual Picnic
11:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Saturday, June 1st 2002
Thomas Brooks Park , Norwell Blvd. Cary NC

 Purandhara Dasara Aradhane
 Basava Jayanthi
 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Saturday May 11th, 2002
Hindu Temple, Morrisville.

 Valentine's Day Party
  Sunday, Feb 24th 2002
 



Year Highlights

  • Sampige gets its own tax id.
  • Sampige starts celebrating Basava Jayanthi