India: Peace Symposium 2014 in Mangalore Today

Infosys Campus in Mangalore.  The Symposium is at Town Hall and not in Infosys Campus

Infosys Campus in Mangalore. The Symposium is at Town Hall and not in Infosys Campus

Please find attached the invitation for the Peace Symposium that will be held in Mangalore on Saturday the 3rd of May, Inshallah.

Senior Politicians, Religious Leaders, Journalists and other important personalities of Mangalore will be attending this Symposium along with the General Public and Ahmadi Muslims from various near by communities of Karnataka and Kerala States.

This Grand event will be happening at the Town Hall in the heart of the City.


Mangalore, Karnataka, India Listeni/ˈmæŋɡəlɔr/) “Kudla” in [Tulu language] Koḍiyāl in Konkani,Maikāla in Beary bashe), or Mangalapuram in Malayalam is the chief port city of the Indian state of Karnataka. It is located about 350 kilometres (220 mi) west of the state capital, Bangalore. Mangalore lies between the Arabian Sea and the Western Ghat mountain ranges, and is the administrative headquarters of the Dakshina Kannada (formerly South Canara) district in south western Karnataka. With its pristine beaches, broad roads and calm localities this coastal city was declared the eighth cleanest city in India. Mangalore ranked India’s 13th place in top business destination and in Karnataka its second after Bangalore.[6]

It developed as a port on the Arabian Sea—remaining, to this day, a major port of India. Lying on the backwaters of theNetravati and Gurupura rivers, Mangalore is often used as a staging point for sea traffic along the Malabar Coast. The city has a tropical climate and lies in the path of the Arabian Sea branch of the South-West monsoons. Mangalore’s port handles 75 per cent of India’s coffee exports and the bulk of the nation’s cashew exports.[7]

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