Actress Radhika Kumaraswamy and politician-husband HD Kumaraswamy
performed Nagamandala, a form of serpent worship, at her native
place Paltaje in Salethoor village, Bantwal Taluk on Tuesday (March
The religious ritual was observed by Radhika along with her
family and HD Kumaraswamy. Nagamandala, which was performed under
the guidance of Kakunje Nagananda Vasudeva Acharya and
Krishnaprasad Vaidya, started around 9 pm last evening and HDK, who
was in Kundapura for an election campaign, arrived to the venue at
11 pm, says a source.
This is not for the first time the couple is taking part in
Nagamandala. They have performed the same ritual two years ago.