Religion

Thulasi Ramayana: Discourse by M.N. Inamdar, Sri Kalyana Venkateshwara temple, M.S. Ramaiah Charities Trust, Dr. M.S. Ramaiah Road, Gokula. 6.30 p.m.

Vishnu Purana: Discourse by Krishna Murthy Bhairi, Sri Kuchalamba Samskrutika Mandira, Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneyaswamy temple premises, Jayanagar 9th Block, 6.30 p.m.

Kenopanishat: Discourse by K.G. Subraya Sharma, Vedanta Nilaya, Saakamma Gardens, Basavanagudi, 9 a.m.

Culture

Rupanthara: Inauguration of art and theatre photography exhibition by poet Krishna Raichur, Ravindra Kalakshetra, 5 p.m.

Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat: Exhibition of paintings “Black and white – a visual self encounter” by Jagadish Kadur, Minister for Textiles, Sports and Youth Services Gulihatti Shekar inaugurates, Kumara Krupa Road, 5.30 p.m.

Gallery Time and Space: Reflections, exhibition of paintings by Elling Reitan, 55, Lavelle Road, 11 a.m.

Sri Ramanavami

Sri Rama Mandiram Association: Devotional music by K. Sai Kishore and party, Model House Block, Basavangudi, 7 p.m.

Vyalikaval Extension Association: Vocal by Modumudi Sudharaka and party from Vijayawada, Sri Rama temple, 9th Main, Vyalikaval,

6.30 p.m.

Sri Rama Bhakta Sabha: Vocal by Bhadravati Sisters Kamala and Vimala, Sri Srikanteshwara Bhavan, No. 74, 5th Cross, Malleswaram, 6.30 p.m.

Sri Ramanavami: Yakshagana “Lava Kusha” by Gopalakrishna Bhat and party, Sri Ramanjaneyaswamy temple, 18th Main, 30th Cross, Banashankari 2nd Stage, 6.30 p.m.

Sri Rama Mandira: Veena recital by Geetha Ramanand and Revathi Murthy, East Park Road, 9th Cross, Malleswaram, 6.30 p.m.

Sri Rama Mandali: Violin, flute and veena recital by H.K. Venkataram, Ravikiran and Ashwin Anand, East End ‘A’ Main Road, 9th Block Jayanagar, 6.30 p.m.

Sri Ramula Sannidhi: Annammacharya Kirtanas by members of Cantonment Vasavi Mahila Mandali, Dharmaraja Koil Street, 6.30 p.m.

General

Bangalore University: Science Day - 2009, talk on “Climate change and biodiversity conservation in India” by Indian Institute of Science professor R. Sukumar, Senate Hall, Jnanabharathi campus, 11 a.m.

K.V. Subbanna Aptha Samooha: Release of “HOD andre Huchchodi” authored by medical writer Vasanth A. Kulkarni, Kannada Book Authority Chairman Siddalingaiah presides, writer Srinivasa Vaidya and Deputy Editor of Aparanji Belur Ramamurthy chief guests, No. 151, 7th Cross, Teachers’ Colony, First Stage, 6.30 p.m.

Bangalore Science Forum: Talk on “Golden age of astronomy” by Mohan Sundarajan, science writer, Dr. H.N. Hall, National College, Basavangudi,

6 p.m.

Bangalore University: Jnanabharathi Festival - 2009, inauguration of inter-department cultural programme, Bangalore Doordarshan Kendra Senior Director Mahesh Joshi chief guest, H.N. Auditorium, Jnanabharathi,

2 p.m.