Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Traditional Games Jugalbandi

A group based in Mysore, Manvanthara Samooha Balaga along with Kanaka Sahitya Parishat organised a competition of traditional board games - Pagade, Chaukabara and Chaduranga at Vidyashankara Kalyana Mantapa near Gun House Circle in Mysore on the morning of Sunday, 20 January 2013. The event was aimed at popularising the traditional games like Chaduranga, Chowkabara, Pagade and Alagulimane that not only entertain but also are beneficial for mental agility. Many Mysoreans including men, women and children of all ages participated in this annual event.