RELIGION

Sankashta Hara Chathurthy: Shiva Temple, Sri Shivabalayogi Ashrama campus, J.P. Nagar, 6 p.m.

Sai Gitanjali Bhajans: Sri Sathya Sai Seva Kshetra, 36, 21st Main, 8th Cross, J.P. Nagar 2 Phase, 6.30 p.m.

Shiva Sutras: Dhyanapeetam, St. Joseph's Auditorium, Vital Mallya Road, 6.30 p.m.

Discourse on Srimad Baghavatham and Ekhadasa Skandam: Sri Venugopalakrishnaswamy Temple, 11th Cross, Malleshwaram, 6.30 p.m.

Bhagvad Gita Chapter 7: Swamini Supreetananda, Sri Kabeernath Swamiji Brahmavidyashrama, I Main, Kengeri Upanagar, 6.30 p.m.

Sri Vishnu Sahasranama: Vishnu Sahasranama Satsangh, 71, Chick Bazaar Road, Tasker Town, 6.30 p.m.

Bhagvad Gita Chapter 5: Abhaya Chaitanyaji, Sree Ramashrama, J.P. Main Road, Girinagar, 6.30. p.m.

Bhagvad Gita Pravachana: Koppessara Ishwaradasa, R.P.R Hall, Kannikapatameshwari Temple, 8th Cross, Malleswaram. 6 p.m.

GENERAL

Oxford College of Business Management, Hotel Management, Science and Law: Inaugural of first semester classes by Minister of State for Science and Technology Ramachandra Gowda, premises, J.P. Nagar, 10 a.m.

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan: Yadalam Nanjaiaah Setty's endowment lecture on "The art of managing a public organisation theory and practice" by K. Jairaj, Bangalore Mahanagara Palike Commissioner, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Race Course Road, 6 p.m.

Karnataka Domestic Workers' Movement: Labour Commissioner K.S. Manjunath inaugurates State-level meet, Town Hall, 10 a.m.

Indian Academy of Sciences: Special lecture, J.N. Goswami, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, on "Origin of the solar system: A cosmic accident", Faculty Hall, Indian Institute of Science, 9.30 a.m.

Karnataka State Bar Council: Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court Cyriac Joseph inaugurates seminar on "Legal education in the State of Karnataka its challenges and perspectives," Vakeelara Bhavan, City Civil Court Complex, 4.45 p.m.

All India State Bank Officers' Federation: National seminar on "Effect of globalisation," Nilotpal Basu, former member of Rajya Sabha, speaks, State Bank of India, 65, St. Mark's Road, 5.30 p.m.

Nehru Bal Sangh: "Cascade 2006", Jawahar Bal Bhavan, Cubbon Park, 10 a.m.

Bangalore Dermatological Society: Cosmecon 2006, sessions at Jnana Jyothi Auditorium, Central College (9 a.m.), Governor T.N. Chaturvedi inaugurates, 5 p.m.

PES College of Pharmacy: Cultural fest "Aspiration 2006", premises, Banashankari 3rd Stage, 10 a.m.

Rotary Bangalore Downtown: A talk on "literacy" by Raj Kumar Khatri, Secretary to the Government, Department of Industries, Hotel Rama, Lavelle Road, 7.30 p.m.

The Indian Institute of World Culture: Lecture on "bonsais", 6, Shri B.P. Wadia Road, 6.15 p.m.

The Bangalore Science Forum: A talk on "Gene to genomics" by H.A. Ranganath, Bangalore University Vice-Chancellor, National College, Basavanagudi, 6 p.m.

B.V. Jagadeesh Science Centre: A talk on "Virtual laboratories", National College, Jayanagar, 6 p.m.

The Indian Institute of World Culture: Annual Foundation Lecture on "Horticulture Bonsai by Haneef Jawaid", Bonsai Srinivas participates, 6, Sri B.P. Wadia Road, 6.15 p.m.

CULTURE

Gallery Sumukha: Presentation of recent works by Chandana Hore, 24/10, BTS Depot Road, Wilson Garden, 6.30 p.m.

Directorate of Kannada and Culture: Sugama Sangeetha by Sneha Hampihalli, Yavanika, StateYouth Centre, Nrupathunga Road, 6.30 p.m.

Kamat Yatriniwas: Vocal Hindustani music concert by Pandit Raghavendra Gudi, Kamat Bugle Rock, Basavanagudi, 8 p.m.

Tamilnadu Handicrafts Development Corporation: Crafts mela, exhibition-cum-sale of handicrafts and textiles, Kassia Hall, Magadi Chord Road, Vijayanagar, 10 a.m.

Andra Pradesh Handicrafts Development Corporation: Lepakshi exhibition-cum-sale, Safina Plaza, Infantry Road, 10 a.m.

Karnataka State Handicrafts Development Corporation: Exhibition and sale of handicrafts and textiles, Rajalakshmi Kalyana Mantapa, 4th Cross, Jayanagar, 10 a.m.

Indo-Nepal Rudra Centre: Exhibition-cum-sale of Rudraksha and crystal lingams, Chowdiah Memorial Hall, Vyalikaval, 9 a.m.

Gallery Sumukha: Exhibition of recent works of "Chandana Hore", 24/10, BTS Depot Road, Wilson Garden, 10.30 a.m.