Religion

Maandukya Upanishad: K.G. Subraya Sharma, Geetha Nilaya, 2nd Block, T.R. Nagar, 9 a.m.

Brahma Sutra Bhaashyam: K.G. Subraya Sharma, Adhyaatma Mandira, V.V. Puram, 7.45 a.m.

Mankuthimmana Kagga: Discourse by S. Suryaprakash Pandit, Sri Dattatreya Temple, Pipe Line Road, Malleswaram, 6.30 p.m.

Sri Ramakrishna Kathamrita: Discourse by Swami Harshanadaji, Ramakrishna Math, Bull Temple Road, 5.45 p.m.

Navaratri programmes

Sri Sringeri Shankar Math: Vocal by Sridhar and party, Shankar Math Road, Shankarpuram, 7 p.m.

Sri Vani Education Centre: Vocal by Vinay Sharva and party, ‘Ramavana’, No. 1246, 4th Main, E Block, Rajajinagar, 6.30 p.m.

Sri Rama Mandiram Association: Devotional songs by S. Shankar and party, Model House Block, Basavangudi, 6 p.m.

Sri Kalyana Venkateshwara Temple: Dasavani by Hussain Sab and party, M.S. Ramaiah Road, Gokula, 6.30 p.m.

ISKCON: Sri Krishna Bhakti Sangeeta by Nagamani Srinath and party, Hare Krishna Hill, West of Chord Road, Rajajinagar, 11.30 a.m.

Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam: Vocal duet by Chitkala Satish and Vatsala Sunil and party, Malleswaram 11th Cross, 6.30 p.m.

Culture

South Bangalore Cultural Association: 12th year of Durga Puja celebrations, Bangalore City Police Commissioner Shankar Bidari, film actor Tara, former athlete Reeth Abraham, chief guests, N.G.R. Kalyana Mantapa, 6/B, Sarakki Industrial Area, Bannerghatta Main Road, J.P. Nagar III Phase, 7.15 p.m.

Ranga Samsthana: Ruthugana Sangeethotsava 2008, seminar on “Janapada Maha Kavyagalu mattu Gayana, inauguration by Hebbani Madaiah, Hadpad Auditorium, Ken Art School, Seshadripuram, 10.30 a.m.

Galerie Sara Arakkal: “A creative sojourn to Ramaganga” a group show of paintings and drawings, Galerie Sara Arakkal, 156, 4th Main, BEML Layout, ITPL Road, 11 a.m.

Crafts Council of Karnataka: “Vastrabharana”, annual textile and jewellery exhibition, Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat, Kumara Krupa Road, 10.30 a.m.

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan: Wildlife Photography exhibition, premises, E.S.V. Hall, Racecourse Road, 4.30 p.m.

General

Padmabhushan Dr. M.C. Modi Eye Hospital: Founder’s day, unveiling of Dr. M.C. Modi’s statue by Transport Minister R. Ashok, Health Minister B. Sriramulu, Large and Medium Industries Minister Murugesh R. Nirani, Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister S. Suresh Kumar attend, Modi eye hospital premises, Dr. M.C. Modi Road, Mahalakshmipuram, 10.30 a.m.

Karnataka Rakshana Vedike and Karnataka State Medicine Merchants Welfare Association: Inaugural ceremony, vedike State unit president T.A. Narayana Gowda inaugurates, Health Minister B.Sriramulu, presides, H.N. Kalakshetra, National College, Jayanagar, 4 p.m.

The Bengalee Association: Sri Durga Puja festival 2008, inauguration by Minister for Excise Katta Subramanya Naidu, RBANMS Ground, near Ulsoor Lake, 7 p.m.