Philadelphia Telugu Community hosted a special luncheon party in honor of
Mr. Nandamuri Tarakaratna during his visit to Philadelphia on Saturday 11th July, 2009. Luncheon party was held from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM at Chateau Granieri banquet hall in Norristown . The event was attended by more than 100 people.
Mr. Ravi Potluri introduced Mr. Tarakaratna and welcomed the audience. During the welcome speech, he provided a glimpse of Mr. Tarakaratna’s career in movies.
Tarakaratna was felicitated with a shawl and memento by senior Telugu Community members Kosaraju Saradhi and Sambaiah Kotapati. Prominent Telugu community members Dr. Ramesh Eluri, Sai Vuyyuru, Sudhakar Pavuluri, Ravi Veeravalli, Madhu Divyakola, Ajith Pamidimukkala, Suresh Reddy etc., attended the event.
Ravi Potluri organized the event. Tarakaratna's visit is being coordinated by Telugu Association Greater Delaware Valley Vice-President Mrs. Sailaja Adluru, Mr. Sai Vuyyuru & Balakrishna Bolla.
Reddy Maruri (Chateau Granieri banquet hall) sponsored delicious food.