The discourse was in Konkani language on the "Essence of the Bhagavad Gita".
Prema Bhakti Das (Padmakar P Padiyar ), President of ISKCON Mangalore Branch was the main speaker.
The main highlight of the evening was the message of the Gita. The speaker brought forth how one can implement the simple yet effective principles of the Gita in one's daily life. The audience which also included little children were captivated by the stories used by the speaker as an example of how the Lord cares for all, and truly loves us.
The Samaj Vice President Shailesh Shenoy welcomed the gathering.
The speaker was felicitated by Vivek Kamath, B.P.Nayak, Kasturi Mallya and the President of the UAE Amchigele Samaj Rajiv Kamat.