Ghantasala one of the legendary musicians and singers, the Telugu Film Industry was blessed to have breathed his last on 11th February 1974. Gana Gandharva Ghantasala‘s death anniversary tribute was held in Houston, Texas, USA. The program was organized under the guidance of Ghantasala Sangeet College International (GSKI) New Jersey under the chairmanship of Anna Madhusudana Rao on February 11 at the local Sangam Chettinad restaurant.
The meeting started with the chanting of Shankaramanchi Raghu Sharma’s Vedic mantras, lit the Jyoti, and sung songs, and the entire meeting went on with great enthusiasm. On this occasion, Ravi Maringanti, Raja Rajeshwari Kalaga, Krishna Kirti, Harsha Sishta, Deepti, Lasya, Srikan, and GSKI members sang the Bhagavadgita slokas, devotional songs, Lalitha geethas, and classical songs of Ghantasala. It was a great tribute to the legendary personality. A dance performance by Satyapriya’s troupe to the Ghantasala songs impressed the audiences.
GSKI New Jersey Advisor Raghu Sharma Shankaramanchi, Member Sujatha Vempara, and Former Member of Assembly of New Jersey Upendra Chivukula specially participated in this meeting and informed the audience about their organization.