London Kendra
Remembering Shri Mathoor Krishnamurthy
Dr. Jaimini Bhagwati unveils the plaque of Shri Mathoor Krishnamurthy.
Bhavan's London Kendra conducted its annual celebration of India's Independence Day on August 8, 2013 with His Excellency Dr. Jaimini Bhagwati, High Commissioner of India, as the Chief Guest. He was joined by the Guest of Honour, the Mayor of Hammersmith and Fulham, Cllr Frances Stainton and many distinguished members of the Indian community in London.
On this occasion, Bhavan's top floor wing was dedicated to the memory of Shri Mathoor Krishnamurthy, London Bhavan's first Director. Mathoorji, an extraordinary man, together with Shri Maneck Dalal OBE set up the Bhavan in the early seventies.
Bhavan's Chairman, Shri Joginder Singh welcomed the gathering and thanked the Indian High Commission for its help and support. His Excellency Dr. Jaimini Bhagwati praised the work of Bhavan. He then, assisted by the Mayor of Hammersmith and Fulham, unveiled a plaque which was to be placed outside Bhavan's second floor extension. The vote of thanks was given by Bhavan's Vice Chairman, Padma Shri Dr. John Marr. The evening concluded with a cultural programme of music and dance performed by Bhavan students and teachers.

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