Report of Heritage Day Celebration
RajaRajeswari College of Engineering organized heritage day celebration on 25th April 2015 at APJ Abdul Kalam conference hall. This auspicious function was inaugurated with lighting the prosperous and traditional lamp by the distinct hands of the Chief Guest Dr.Ranga Reddy kodirampura, Principal Dr. M S Bhagyashekar, Vice President Professor. Prabhakaran and the envoy of the program Dr. Savitha B.
Dr.Savitha B Assoc. Professor, Department of Mathematics welcomed the chief Guest, dignitaries, faculties & students for the function. Prof Girish, Department of ECE briefed about the importance of heritage day celebrations and he underlined that the event on heritage club was earlier conducted at RRCE and students gave a program on kamsale, dolukunitha, kolata, Thamate etc and it was a great occasion.
Mrs. Shwetha introduced the chief guest Prof Dr. Rangareddy kodirampura, Janapada vidwamsaru & sahithagalu, Co-ordinator, PG center in Kannada, MES College, Bengaluru. He was felicitated by the Principal Dr. M S Bhagyashekar.
The Chief guest RangaReddy kodirampura in his inaugural speech appreciated the effort & involvement made by the students at Heritage Exhibition. He Stressed upon that this cultural heritage not only celebrated as a club event, but it should continuously be celebrated. He also gave the difference between literature college function & Engineering college function & congratulated the heritage committee for conducting this function successfully & thanked all.
Prof Dr. M S Bhagyashekar, Principal delivered the presidential address by giving the information about our college Heritage club & he also motivated students to read the literature books and the talk was very energetic, motivative, resourceful.
At the last Prof. Prabhakar M, Vice Principal of RRCE thanked the management, Principal, committee members and students for their active participation & blessed for a great success of next heritage day celebration.
The Prime function on this auspicious occasion was “Heritage Exhibition”. All departments took active participation & the reviews is as below.
Electrical and Electronics Department
Department of Electrical and Electronics under the coordination of Prof. Pavan Kumar K.R selected the theme of SUGGI HABBA, the famous traditional festival of Karnataka. This event exhibited the rich heritage of the state by symbolically presenting the heap of grains, KALASA POOJA tradition etc. They also exhibited the charts of Sahiti’s, different traditional plays, Kannada proverbs, different grains used in Karnataka, history of Kempegowda and the sketches of Indian monuments.
Computer Science and Engineering Department
The department of CSE celebrated ONNAM, the festival of Kerala under the coordination of Prof. Shwetha. In this traditional event of Kerala, they exhibited several natural geographical features, famous KOCHI beach, fishing technique and demonstrated many different cultural attractions of Kerala. They also exhibited Kerala heritage foods like banana chips, Jack fruit and its products.
Department of Mechanical Engineering under the coordination of Prof.Yellappa celebrated the theme of AYUDA POOJA and they presented posters of different forms of dance such as karadi kunitha, Dolu kunitha, Somana kunitha etc. They have also exhibited the photograph of ancient weaponry and agricultural things. Also displayed the automobile tools and ancient coins.
Department of Civil Engineering under the coordination of Prof.Veena made and displayed the model of PALACE OF MYSORE (Amba Vilas).IT is a historical palace in Karnataka. Along with this displayed good and beautiful photographs of palace of different dimensions.
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Department of ECE exhibited a holy festival of Karnataka NAVARATHRI under the coordination of Prof. Girish. They have arranged and displayed the colorful dolls (gombe) is very much a part of the festivity. The students and staffs taken great delight in dressing up the dolls and in innovating new themes.Also they have worshipped the goddess Durgadevi and showcased Chamundi hills and Mysore Zoo.
Information Science Engineering
Department of ISE celebrated a festival of Rajasthan Holy under the coordination of Prof. Ashwini Hegde. The festive was full of colours and they have celebrated Lord Krishna Janmastami. Rajasthani famous and heritage foods are aloo poori,kala chana chat, dhi vada, kadai paneer etc.
The Heritage club Co-ordinators are:
Chief Patrons: Sri. A.C. Shanmugam, Chairman, RR Group of Institutions
Sri. A.C.S. Arun Kumar, Vice-Chairman, RR Group of Institutions
Patrons: Sri.Vijayanand S, Executive Director, RR Group of Institutions
Sri. S Jayabalan, Special officer, RR Group of Institutions
Chairman: Dr. M.S.Bhagyashekar, Principal, RRCE
Co-Chairman: Prof. M Prabhakar, Vice Principal, RRCE
Convener: Dr. Savitha B, Assoc.prof., Dept. of Mathematics.
Committee members: Prof. Roopa G, Dept. of Mathematics.
Prof. Pavan Kumar R, Dept. of Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
Prof.Yellappa , Dept. of mechanical Engineering.
Prof. Veena, Dept. of Civil Engineering.
Prof. Swetha, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering.
Prof. Ashwini Hegde, Dept. of Information Science and Engineering.
Prof. Girish, Dept. of Electronics & Communications Engineering.
Prof. Vijay Kumar P C, Dept. of Physics.
Prof. Lakshmi Jala M, Dept. of Chemistry.
The Best Heritage exhibitor of the college is selected based on theme, presentation etc
1. I place – Suggi-Habba, Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering.
2. II Place – Navarathri, Department of Electronics & Communications Engineering.