The 100 days celebration of the movie "Simhadriya Simha" was held at the Woodlands hotel in Bangalore on Sunday, the 15th of September 2002. The grand function was attended by thousands of Vishnu's fans. The list of dignitaries that attended the function include Civil supplies minister Ramalinga Reddy, Justice Rajendera Prasad, Vidyanand Shenoy, Cine Producers Vijaykumar, Ankalgi (Producer of movie Sose Thanda Sowbhagya), Ambrish, Jaggesh, Ramesh, S.Narayan, Meena etc.
"The success of this movie is possible because of the fan's and the blessings of the god" exulted Vishnu at the function. All the other dignitaries spoke on the occasion. Ankalgi, Producer of movie Sose Thanda Sowbhagya starring Vishnuvardhan suggested to the state government to take the necessary initiative to honor Vishnuvardhan with Padma Bhushan award. Vishnu enthralled the audience by singing the "Kalladare Naanu" number from the same movie. Over 150 mementos were distributed among the various artists and people responsible for the success of the movie.