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Free healthcare for musicians
the Bangalore-based cultural organisation, has launched
a programme to provide free medical care for
Over 50 doctors have volunteered their services
for Arogyadhara. About 50 musicians performed on a
pleasant, cool Saturday evening (October 8) to raise money for the
Lalgudi Jayaraman, U R
Anantha Murthy and other celebrities attended the formal launch of
the programme on December 8. They praised the efforts of Ananya,
whose moving spirit R V Raghavendra said the programme would be
extended to the districts as well.
Arogyadhara has enlisted
the services of doctors from various disciplines. The chairman of
the Arogyadhara fund is industrialist B N S Rao.
honoured Lalgudi at the ceremony. "Music is meant to create
happiness. It can create harmony among people," he said at the
Ravinda Kalakshetra concert.
Music lovers in Bangalore are
familiar with the calendars Ananya brings out. Each year it
publishes calendars with pictures of well-known musicians. The 2002
calendar, with swaramala paintings, was released at a ceremony where
R K Srikantan and Kadri Gopalnath were
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