RELIGION

Upanishats: Discourse by Swami Atmananda Saraswathi, Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneyaswamy Temple, Jayanagar 9th Block, 6.30 p.m.

Chandogya Upanishat: Discourse by K.G. Subraya Sharma, Vedantha Nilaya, Sakamma Gardens, Basavanagudi, 9 a.m.

Srimad Bhagavatha: Discourse by B. Sundara Kumar, Sri Shakthi Ganapathi Kalyana Mantapa, New Thippasandra, BEML Main Road, 6.30 p.m.

Akhanda Gita Jnana Yajna: Discourse on Bhagavad Gita by Swami Brahmananda, Sripadakshetra, 4th Cross, 4th Phase, J.P. Nagar 6 p.m.

Srimad Bhagavatha Katha: Discourse by Pradyumnacharya Joshi, Jagadguru Bharathi Theertha Sabha Mantapam, 802, 3rd Cross, 9th Main, 1st Block, HRBR Layout, 6.30 p.m.

Tiruppavai: Discourse by A. Ramaswamy Iyengar, Devagiri Varaprada Sri Venkateshwara Temple, Devagiri, Banashankari 2nd Stage (6.30 p.m.); discourse by Ilayavilli Srinivasa Bhuvaraha Charya Swami, Sri Yadugiri Yathiraja Math, 11th Cross, Sampige Road, Malleswaram (6.30 p.m.); discourse by Villur V.S. Karunakaran Swamy, Sri Rama Mandiram, East Park Road, Malleswaram, 6.30 p.m.

CULTURE

Kannada and Culture Department: Folk music, Chowdikepada by Chowdike Yellaiah Bajagur and party, and ‘Dollinapada’ by I.M. Valleppanavar and party, Navalgund, Sri Vidyaranya Pre-university College, Adhitya Nagar, Vidyaranyapura, 2 p.m.

Ranga Shankara: Kannada drama ‘Kindarajogi’ by Janamana, 36/2, 8th Cross, J.P. Nagar 2nd Phase, 3.30 p.m. and 7.30 p.m.

Poompuhar: Exhibition and sale of handicrafts products, Shri Gajalakshmi Kalyana Mandira, 5th Block, Jayanagar, 11 a.m.

Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat: Platform 15, exhibition of paintings and installations by a group of artists, Kumarakrupa Road, 11 a.m.

GENERAL

The Indian Institute of World Culture: Talk on ‘Devudu’s life and literary contribution’ by Sriram Bhatta, Shri B.P. Wadia Road, Basavanagudi, 6 p.m.

Karnataka Gandhi Smarak Nidhi: Dr. Rammanohar Lohia birth centenary celebrations, Talk on ‘The challenges of globalisation in the 21st Century and Dr. Lohia’s proposition for the new world order’, writer U.R.Anantha Murthy presides, Ravivarma Kumar, former Chairman of Karnataka Backward Classes Commission, chief guest, Gandhi Bhavan, Kumara Park East, 5 p.m.

Kuvempu Bhasha Bharati Pradhikara: Release of ‘Kuvempu Sanchaya’ by poet G.S. Shivarudrappa, literary critic L.S.Sheshagiri Rao, Secretary to Kannada and Culture Department B.R. Jayaramaraje Urs, Tharini Chidananda, Kuvempu’s daughter chief guests, Kalagrama, Jnanabharati, behind Bangalore University, Mallattahalli, 4 p.m.

Organiser: Release of book ‘Mohare Hanumantharaya as a journalist – A story’, Executive Director of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Mathoor Krishnamurthy releases, Press Club, Cubbon Park, noon.

Karnataka Prantha Raitha Sangha: Seminar on ‘Crisis related to agriculture, flood and food’, Bharatiya Kissan Sabha general secretary K. Varadarajan inaugurates, Devanga Choultry, next to Geo Hotel, Sampangi Ramanagar, 11.30 a.m.

Students Federation of India: ‘Students march towards science’, valedictory of State-level conference, H.R. Ramakrishna, Retired Professor, Christ College, inaugurates (11 a.m.); Seminar on ‘Astrology and scientific education system’, Senate Hall, Central College premises, 3 p.m.

Kannada Sahitya Parishat, Bangalore City District: 106th birth anniversary of Kuvempu; poets meet and reciting Kuvempu’s poems, Near Kuvempu Statue, Lal Bagh West Gate, Basavanagudi,

9 a.m.

CBR Network: Valedictory and release of public awareness posters for panchayats, Ashok Kumar, Chairperson of Department of Psychology, Bangalore University, chief guest, DSERT, 100 Feet Ring Road, Banashankari 3rd Stage, 4.30 p.m.

Karnataka Rakshana Vedike: 105th birth anniversary of Kuvempu, V.Ramachandra Road, Gandhinagar, 6.30 p.m.

Karnataka Rajiv Gandhi Auto Drivers’ Vedike: Felicitation to H.T. Sangliana, vice-chairman of Minority Commission, A.J. International Hotel, Opposite to Bowring Hospital, Shivajinagar,

11 a.m.