Deepavali Celebrations on Saturday, December 7th, 2013

SKK celebrated Deepavali & Kannada Rajyostava on Dec 7th, 2013 at Hindu Mandir Auditorium. More than 200 guests attended the event braving the freezing temperatures at 0 F. Kudos to all the guests, performers and SKK team is making this event hugely successful.

Here are some of the pictures of the event. More photos and videos of the event can be found at Photos & Vidoes section.




SKK Summer Picnic, Saturday, August 17th, 2013

SKK cordially invites you all to Summer picnic on Saturday, August 17th, 2013 at Bush Lake Park, Shelter 1 in Bloomington.

SKK summer picnic is the time for Minnesota Kannadigas to come together and celebrate the summer time with family and friends. If you have friends who are new in town, please bring them along.

The event will feature fun games for kids and adults. Picnic lunch will be provided by SKK volunteers.

Please come and enjoy this great Minnesota Kannadigas get together.

"Haasya Sanje" by Sudha Baragur, July 13, 2013


OUR THANKS TO FOLLOWING RESTAURANTS FOR SPONSORING FOOD FOR THE 'HAASYA SANJE' FUND RAISING EVENT FOR UTTARA-KANDA FLOOD VICTIMS.

                              India Palace: http://www.indiapalacemn.com/
                              Dosa King: http://dosakingmn.com/
                              India Spice: http://indiaspicehouseep.com/


Please book your tickets in advance by contacting the SKK team mentioned in the above poster or any of the committee and board members.

Please note that all tickets cost $3 extra at the gate. Please book your tickets in advance to get the benefits of discounted ticket prices.


Ugadi 2013

SKK celebrated Ugadi festival on Saturday, May 4th from 5 PM to 9 PM at Hindu Mandir Auditorium, 10530 Troy Ln, Maple Grove, MN 55311.

The program was a huge success with 250 guests attending the event. There were many cultural programs. We had very good performances by kids and talented adults. The main attraction of the evening was a comedy skit "COM-PATHIGALU" performed by local Kannada artists.

Here are the few pictures of the event. Please visit the Photo Album section for more pictures and videos.

Guests enjoying the show



Kids dance
Compathigalu Skit

SKK Kannada Mela Event on Feb 23, 2013

SKK conducted Kannada Mela, a winter get-together event for Minnesota Kannadigas on Feb 23, 2013 at SV Temple Auditorium, Edina, MN. The event was attended by 200+ guests and other twin cities organizations. Here are some of the pictures of the event. Please visit the photos section to see more photos of the event.
Cooking contest

Kannada Antaskhari contest
Mela Guests
Rangoli Contest
Rangoli and Cooking contest judges