Samskrita Ranga (founded by V. Raghavan) will celebrate its 48th anniversary and felicitate its president, C. S. Sundaram, on the occasion, on November 19, 5.45 p.m., at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan main hall. Kavalam Narayana Panikkar, theatre expert and vice chairman, Sangeet Natak Akademi, New Delhi, presides and releases Ranga Annual XII `Dr. C.S. Sundaram Felicitation Volume.' Members of Samskrita Ranga will stage Saktibhadra's play, `Acharya Choodamani' (7 p.m.)

Memorial day

Guru Smaranam (Ph: 2499 0419), has organised Remembrance day on Nov. 18, 5.45 p.m. The programme, dedicated to mridangam maestro, Palghat Mani Iyer, will be held at Asthika Samajam, Venus Colony, Alwarpet. P. Srinivasan will be felicitated on the occasion, which will be followed by the vocal recital of P. Unnikrishnan.

Discourse

Asthika Samajam, Thiruvanmiyur (Ph: 2452 1955), has organised namasankeertanam by Udayalur Kalyanarama Bhagavatar on Nov. 17, 6.30 p.m. at Amarabharati, 12, West Tank Street, Tiruvanmiyur.

Dance programme

Nadha-dhwani will celebrate the fourth year Nritta Tarangini on November 18 at R. K. Swamy Hall with dance recitals.