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Let the celebrations begin!

Christmas fervour is in the air. Families are looking out for shopping in Mysore, galore, sparkles, decorations, lights and colours are visible in the market place. There is a huge demand for the mouth-watering Christmas cakes, chocolates, plum puddings and sweet boxes. Christmas festival and its time for great fun!

Families are putting up Christmas decorations with Christmas cards glowed everywhere, hung the paper bells, streamers, balloons, Chinese lanterns and holly and sprigs of mistletoe over the doors.

Its time to get into a warm little church, filled with flowers, the flicker of candles and its “Happy Birthday, Jesus” and suddenly, Christmas falls into place. Its time for the celebrations and the Christmas days are never changed.

Yes, Christmas Festival is the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ, most significant and spectacular of Christian festivals.

It’s a festival that conveys the message of affection, peace and fraternity among all, transcending the barricades of colour, caste and creed. This auspicious occasion is celebrated with lot of gaiety and fanfare all over the world.

Prayers, parties, carols and fun filled get together are integral parts of Christmas festivities. Also, associated with the celebrations are cakes, Christmas trees, gifts and Santa Claus. Christmas is celebrated on a grand-scale all over the world. Markets, homes and churches take on a festive air. There is lot of activity all around. So much enthusiasm is witnessed everywhere that people get high on the spirit of the festival. Balls, elaborately decorated Christmas trees, delicious cakes and Santa Claus moving in the streets distributing goodies to the children are the main attractions of the festival.

Markets are flooded with a lot of decorative items on the day, and shopping will be on a high zeal. We are furnishing few profiles for the benefit of the readers on the occasion of Christmas.

Sarvodaya Traders, Mysore, was opened during 1971 by L. Basavaraj, and they are the exclusive dealers for Philips. They trade almost all the major brands of Consumer durables and with multi brands. They are whole sellers and offer the best price for leading brands.

They trade with major brands like Brands like, Philips, LG, Onida, Samsung, Videocon, Sansui, Hair, and Panasonic.

Parklane Hotel in Mysore, have come out with a concept called hotel with a smoking chambers. They have constructed state-of-the-art smoking rooms fitted with fans which pump in fresh air and the motor sucks out the smoke. This is a valuable initiative taken by the Director Mr. K.N.Gupta, so as to abide the rule imposed by the government and as per statutory warnings against smoking. These air tight chambers have a fan which pumps in fresh air and a pipe fitted with suckers to pump out smoke each chamber can accommodate eight to ten persons and provides an electric lighter and a big ash tray. These chambers not only fulfill all the conditions of the smoking ban but also satisfy the customers.

The exhaust pipe is fitted with two motors to suck all the smoke and goes 15 ft above the building to assure that the smoke will not create any health hazards to other customers, or people in the vicinity”, says the Parklane’s managing partner N.G. Venkatesh.

QDP Technologies, Mysore, is the runners of the IT Revolution in Mysore – QDP, Technologies. The year 1991 was an eventful one in the history of Mysore city, as it was the year in which QDP Technologies was incepted, with the efforts & initiative of Mr.K.S.Venkatesh, a pioneer amongst the IT Professionals.

QDP Technologies was initially started as a unit specializing in the sales & servicing of Computers & Computer related peripherals. “QDP Technologies – unit II”, which was a full fledged Retail showroom for “Zenith & other branded PC’s & computer related consumables, located in a prime location like Gokulam. QDP also decided to make their foray into the domain of IT Education, & as a result, they decided to become the Franchisees for several prominent names in the world of IT Education. Prominent among these were “Arena Multimedia”, “MICE (Manipal Institute of Computer Education)”, “ECIL – ECIT” & last but not least” IIHT (Indian Institute of hardware Technology)”. Mr.Venkatesh’s initiative in the year 1996 resulted in the inception of Mysore’s first ever IIHT centre, namely IIHT, Kuvempunagar, Mysore, which is going strong even today, & remains the premier Hardware & Networking Training centre in Mysore.

The list of Clients / associates with whom the QDP group has been associated from the past 17 years almost reads like a who’s who List of Mysore’s Business & Industrial scenario. Providing the Best quality remains the motto of this group, whether it’s in the domain of IT Education, or in the domain of Computers Sales & Servicing. Today, the success story called QDP remains a source of Inspiration to every budding entrepreneur / IT professional of Mysore, who wants to make it big in his chosen domain.

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