Mangalore

Corporation Bank Officers' Organisation: Metaphysical Visions, exhibition of paintings by Padmini Shenoy, reputed artiste, CBOO Centre, opposite Sharada Vidyalaya, Kodialbail, 10 a.m. onwards

Shathabdi Graphics Pvt. Ltd.: `Kedige India', maiden solo painting exhibition of Rajendra Kedige, Prasad Art Gallery, Ballalbagh, 10.30 a.m.

Lions Club Mangalore: Official visit of B. Udayashankar Shet, District Governor, Lions District 324-D5 to the club, Lions Seva Mandir, Kadri-Mallikatte, noon

ITC Ltd.: Classmate Young Author and Artist Contests 2006, St. Aloysius High School (Main), Light House Hill road, 2 p.m.

Mangalore Musical and Cultural Association: Group and solo dance competitions for students as part of Kala Sangam 2006, Gitanjali, Lower Bendore, third cross, 2 p.m. onwards

Navodaya Gram Vikas Charitable Trust: Kudlotsava 2006, state level exhibition-cum-sale, Karavali exhibition ground, Lalbagh, 4 p.m.

Sri Kashi Math Management Committee: Deepotsava and avabrathotsava, avabratha pooja, avabratha utsava and pete savari, 2 p.m., mangalarathi, bhoori samaradhane, Kashi Math premises, Suratkal, 8 p.m.

Moodbidri

Kannada University, Hampi: Inauguration of national seminar on Jainism in India by M. Veerappa Moily, Chairman, National Administrative Reforms Committee, Ham. Pa. Nagrajaiah, Emeritus Professor, Bangalore University delivers keynote address, B.A. Viveka Rai, Vice-Chancellor, Kannada University, presides, Bhattaraka Charukeerthi Panditacharya swamiji, Jain Math, attends, Padmavathy Kala Mantap, Moodbidri, 10.30 a.m. (EOM)

General: Release of symbol for Alva's Ekalavya Kreedotsava 2006 by M. Maheshwara Rao, Deputy Commissioner, K. Amarnath Shetty, former MLA release sticker, K. Abhayachandra Jain, MLA presides, Swaraj Maidan, 3 p.m.

Udupi

NMAM Institute of Technology: Valedictory of Eighth Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) Youth Festival, Vice-Chancellor of VTU distributes prizes, President of Nitte Education Trust Vinay Hegde presides, NET grounds, Nitte, 4 p.m.

Udupi Chitra Samaj: Screening of two Hindi documentaries "Kiski Raksha" and "Buddha weeps in Jaadugod", with English sub-titles, Nutan Ravindra Mantap, MGM College campus, 5 p.m. (Free Entry).

Sri Krishna Math: Religious discourse by scholars, Rajangana, 5.30 p.m.