As the 45th birthday of superstar Shivarajkumar coincided with the 90th death day of his father the Kannada icon Dr.Rajkumar today (July 12) a low key was maintained as the entire family of Dr.Rajkumar is dipped in sorrow.
In the morning the entire family of Shivarajkumar including his mother sisters and brothers went to the Samadhi of Dr.Rajkumar at Kanteerava studios and offered special Pooja. Smt.Parvathamma Rajkumar broke down in emotions and she was pacified as the special 'Aarathi' began for the Samadhi. The favorite food item of Dr.Rajkumar was kept at the Samadhi as 'Prasadam'.
The cute little daughter of Puneeth Rajkumar was continuously staring at grandpa portrait. It is this child told Puneeth Rajkumar that it is enough of grandpa stay with God. Ask him to come back to the house.
Five thousand people were offered food on this occasion.
In the morning at the residence the birthday boy on the compulsion of senior director Bhargava cut a small cake hesitantly. In the evening Shivrajkumar took part in the musical evening conducted by top music director Gurukiran at Ramanagaram.
A few producers flashed advertisement in the newspapers announcing the new films starring Shivarajkumar and best wishes to him. Producer R S Gowda announced Gandana Mane and Thumbida Samsara both by director S.Mahender, Kamalakar and M.B.Babu (Soorappa Babu) announced the film 'Bandhu Balaga' in the direction of Om Saiprakash. Satya in Love – the power of heart is the announcement of another newcomer Raghavloki.