“Vraksha Bandhan” by Valencia-Kankanady residents

06 September 2009

Vraksha Bandhan a ceremony in which people show their solidarity with trees and tied a colorful ribbons around them, kiss them with the promise of protection.

Local residents of Kankanady, Valencia and Nandigudda joined together on Saturday at 6.00 pm to build a new relationship between trees and people, who love trees around them. They tied colorful ribbon bands around trees, kissed them and promised to protect them.

This is the symbolic response of the localities for a call to felling of trees to the development plans of Mangalore City Corporation in widening the roads of Kankanady to Nandigudda.

source mangaloremithr.com


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