Antruz Ghudyo, a cultural group run by young people from Ponda organised its annual monsoon poetry recitation event ‘Paavli’ at Sneha Mandir Bandora. The event began with a dance performance by Akhil Sawant and Suvidha Naik of Antruz Ghudyo.
Konkani poet Rajay Pawar and poet Hemant Aiyya presided over the poetry session. The participating poets were Atisha Surlikar, Manoj Kamat, Aniket Naik, Pruthvi Naik, Shamal Desai, Aswari Kulkarni and Kapil Sardesai.
Many individuals from the audience too presented their poems on the theme of ‘rain’. Poems in Konkani, Marathi and Hindi were presented at the event. On the occasion, the poets were felicitated by the manager of Sneha Mandir, Suman Samant.
Vice president of Antruz Ghudyo, Palash Volvoikar was also present at the event.