SDM College of Ayurveda, Udupi celebrated the college day on 10th February 2018. The chief guest of function was Dr N. Lakshminarayan Bhat, Principal, S.M.S.P. College, Udupi. Dr Shreekanth.U, Principal, SDM College of Ayurveda, Udupi; Sri Subramanya Bhat, Dean, Students Affairs; Ms Meghana R Suregonakar, President, students council and Mr Venkatesh G Kulkarni, General Secretary student council were present on the dais. The programme started with an invocation by IV BAMS students followed by welcome address and garlanding the dignitaries. Next message reading by Dr.Chaithra.S. Shetty, ladies representative followed by College union report by Mr.Kasthurirangan. B.S, General Secretary, Students Council for the year 2016- 17.Dr. Muralidhar Sharma, Rector & Medical Superintendent, SDMCAH, Udupi read the College Annual Report 2016-17. The main event was prize distribution both for the academic excellence and sports champions & fine arts. Students received the prizes from Dr.N. Lakshminarayan Bhat. Prize distribution was followed by the speech by the Chief Guest, Dr N.Lakshminarayan Bhat. Sir has given the talk on the importance of Sanskrit. He quoted the Sanskrit language as ‘avinasha’. Sanskrit is the only language that does not change according to different states, people and region. It remains eternal. Following the speech, Memento was presented to Dr.N. Lakshminarayan Bhat by the Principal Dr Shreekanth.U. Then the vote of thanks was delivered by Mr Venkatesh G Kulkarni, General Secretary student council.