'Geet Gaata Hoon Main' - Hindi Songs - Sunday January 7
'Dr. P. Venugopala Rao - Maitri Award for Excellence Arts and Literature Award 2015'
She went, she sang and she conquered!
Maitri recognizes Meghana, winner of Paadutha Theeyaga 2014 contest
On Sunday 10 August 2014, Maitri has organized an exclusive event to recognize the finalist of Paadutha Theeya at Sri Krishna Vilas, Cumming.
Attended by about 80 people including Maitri Members, friends of Pothukuchi Family and several others this event was a 'gift' to Meghana for Telugu Community in Atlanta.
More than 20 people have congratulated Meghana and wished her on winning this title. Narender Reddy, President of HTA, Phani Dokka, singer, writer and a mentor of Meghana, Ravi and Sasikala Penumarti, Sandhya Yellapragada, President of TAMA, Mahesh Pawar, former President of TAMA, Ravi Ponanagi, Jouranilist, Madhav Durbha, Writer, Udaynada Padi, YuppTV and were among those who praised Meghana for her passion for Music. Several young singers presented kirtanas, classical music and film songs.
Narender Reddy presented a HTA Shawl to Meghana, while Viju Chiluveru, Coordinator of Matri presented a Plaque. Aparna Pothukuchi, who is an equally talented singer was also recognized on this occasion.
Parents of Meghana, Hari and Uma Pothukuchi shared their experiences about the entire contest and how Meghana made it to the Finals. Click here to view photographs. See flyer below that was published to promote this event.
Maitri acknowledges Venkat Chennubhotla for providing audio equipment, Sunil Kuturu for taking photographs and Srinivas Durgam for operating the Sound system.