22nd KUSO Global Jadhaga Parivarthanai Mela The 22nd Global Jadhaga Parivarthanai Mela conducted by KUSO Marriage Bureau was held on Sunday, 27.09.2015 at Kumara Vyasa Mandapam, Rajajinagar 4th Block, Bangalore - 560010.

With the prayer song by Sri P.M. Balaji, Committee Member, General Secretary Sri T.S. Jayabalan declared the commencement of the proceedings of the mela. Initially amongst the parents who joined us in this Mela, Smt. G.A. Vijayalakshmi-Bangalore, Smt. N. Lakshmiprabha-Dindigul, Smt. K.S. Roopa-Chennai, Smt. Puliyadi Parameshwari-Madurai and Smt. Dhanalakshmi-Thanjavur lighted the lamp.

KUSO President Prof. N. Vasu, the chairperson of the mela, explained the purpose of this Global Jadhaga Parivarthanai Mela in brief and made an appeal to the parents to follow simple formalities in settling the marriage alliance for their wards to avoid unnecessary delay and insisted to forget the minor differences existing among themselves in various towns and cities and requested to come closer to each other to reach early marriage settlements among themselves.

We observed that most of the applicants in this mela are graduates, working in public sector, govt. and private establishments.

General Secretary Sri T.S. Jayabalan and Joint Treasurer Sri R.R. Baskar announced the details of horoscopes of Nowran and Nowrin in the mela separately and introduced them on the stage along with their parents. On the big size digital screen, the details of Nowran / Nowrin, viz., name, date of birth, Raasi, Natchathiram, educational qualification, employment and income details and their expectations exhibited to enable the parents conveniently note down the details of horoscopes they wish to consider for their Nowran / Nowrin. Assistant Internet-Computer Operator Sri T.R. Rajesh Kanna, Sri P.M. Balaji and Sri S.K. Varadarajan, Committee Member operated the display projector.

KUSO Advisor Sri K.V. Pathy, former Presidents Sri V.G. Gopalakrishnan and Sri K.R. Kalidoss, Treasurer Sri K.K. Devadoss Babu, Secretary Sri B.V. Srinivasan, Joint Secretary Sri K.K. Gopinath, Madurai Committee Member Sri M.V. Mohanram, Committee Members, viz., Sri N.R. Viswanathan, Sri N. Saravanan, Sri M.R. Nagarajan, Sri B.K.M. Rajkumar, Smt. Yogeshwari Nagarjan, Smt. Ramila Devadoss Babu, Smt. Santhi Baskar, Smt. Madhu Rajkumar, Smt. Saroja Jayabalan, Smt. Valli Vasu, Smt. Manjula Gopinath and Smt. Kamalam Balaji were seen functioning in key positions of the Registration Counters to enable the visitor-parents to register the horoscopes of their wards. Our Madurai Committee Member Sri R.R. Venkatesh took photos of this event for KUSO. Sri J.K. Balamurthy-Former President, Delhi Sourashtra Sangam, Sri K.R. Surendran-Deputy General Secretary, Sourashtra Madhya Sabha, Madurai, Sri P.K. Kubendran-Proprietor, Sathyabhama Catering, Madurai, and Sri Rajan-Proprietor, AtoZ CCTV Systems, Madurai were honoured in this Mela.

Sri P.K. Kubendran and Sri Rajan presented a small cash bag as a gift to all parents who came to attend this Mela and also to all KUSO Committee Members. Sri K.R. Gopinath-Partner, Sourashtra Time TV, shot the occasion and interviewed the participants of this Mela. This Mela was advertised in Sourashtra Time TV and Sourashtra Voice TV in Madurai. Sri R.S.S. Nathan and Sri N.S.R. Santharam helped to advertise in Sourashtra Time TV.

After lunch and completion of the process of announcing the details of horoscopes on the stage, xerox copies of horoscopes were handed over to the parents as per their requirement. Later, they consulted with KUSO Astrologer Sri P.R. Surendran in matching the horoscopes. The parents so assembled were also seen discussing with their counter - parts in connection with marriage alliance. The parents who had participated in this mela were from Singapore, Thane-Maharashtra, Chittur-Andhra Pradesh, Chinthamani-Karnataka, Bengalore, Thiruvapur-Pudukkottai, Hosur, Madurai, Ooty, Trichy, Salem, Chennai, Kumbakanam, Coimbatore, Walajapet, Palayamkottai and had registered the horoscopes of their children. The applicants who work in Durban-South Africa, Florida-USA, Iraq, and Saudi had also joined us in this mela.

Vadai and coffee as morning refreshments, mid-day lunch and mixture and tea as evening refreshments were provided to our visiting parents and their wards. With the vote of thanks by Committee Member Sri P.R. Gopinath, the 22nd Jadhaga Parivarthanai Mela ended successfully.