Religion

Poornaprajna Vidya Peetha Prathistana: Commencement of 72nd Chaturmasya vrata by Sri Vishvesha Thirtha of Pejavar Math, Governor H.R. Bharadwaj presides, Kathriguppe Main Road, 6.30 p.m.

Brahma Sutra Bhashyam: K.G. Subraya Sharma, Adhyaatma Mandiram, V.V. Puram, 7.45 a.m.

Kenopanishat: K.G. Subraya Sharma, Vedaantha Nilaya, Saakamma Gardens, 9 a.m.

Sri Lalitha Sahasranamasudhe: Swami Chandreshanandaji, Sri Shakti Temple, Gurumurthy Reddy Layout, 3rd Block, Ramamurthynagar, 6 p.m.

Yaksha Prasnam from Mahabharata: V.S. Karunakaran Swamy, Sri Ramamandiram, East Park Road, Malleswaram, 6.30 p.m.

Ramayanam: Swami Thyagishwaranandaji of Ramkrishna Math, Ulsoor, Sri Ayyappan Temple, J.C. Nagar, 7 p.m.

Characters in Mahabharata: Jayatheerthachar Malagi, Gokhale Institute of Public Affairs, Bull Temple Road, N.R. Colony, 6.30 p.m.

Culture

Department of Kannada and Culture: Bharatanatyam by P. Praveen Kumar, Yavanika Nrupathunga Road, 6.30 p.m.

Natya Niketan: “Nritya Mala” Bharatanatyam group recitals by budding and upcoming artists, Ravindra Kalakshetra, 6.15 p.m.

Alliance Franchise: A tribute to Michael Jackson, No. 108, Thimmaiah Road, Vasanthnagar, 7 p.m.

Rangashree Kala Samsthe: State-level H.N. Memorial debate competition, Ravindra Kalakshetra, J.C. Road, 9.30 a.m.

Kannada Sahitya Koota: Kannada drama Vyuha, Rashtrakavi Kuvempu Auditorium, BEL, Jalahalli, 6.30 p.m.

North Eastern Handicrafts and Handlooms Development Corporation: Inauguration of North East Crafts Fair, Ganapathi Seva Samithi, KHB Colony, 5th Block, Koramangala Layout, 10.30 a.m.

Ranga Shanakara: Kannada drama Hakki Haarutide Nodidira by Ranga Shankara troupe, 36/2, 8th Cross, 2nd Phase, J.P.Nagar, 7.30 p.m.

General

CII Karnataka: Seminar on Road safety – engaging corporates, inaugural address on ‘Effective Enforcement’ by Additional Commissioner of Police (Traffic), Bangalore City, Praveen Sood, Hotel Oberoi, M.G.Road, 9.15 a.m.

Bangalore International Centre: Annual interactive session on “Union Budget 2009-10,” moderated by Chairman, Institute for Socio and Economic Change, Director of Centre for Budget and Policy Studies Vinod Vyasulu, former president of FKCCI D. Muralidhar, Associate of Professor of ISEC K. Gayitri and Senior Chartered Accountant S. Krishnaswamy, panellists, TERI Complex, 4th Main, 2nd Cross, Domlur II Stage, 6 p.m.

Bangalore Management Association: 54th Annual Day celebrations, Minister for Higher Education Arvind Limbavalli, chief guest, FKCCI president J. Crasta, and Chairman of Ministry of Food Processing Industries, South Zone, P.C. Rayalu, guests of honour, 20, Rotary House of Friendship Hall, 6.30 p.m.

The Bangalore Science Forum: A talk on ‘Science for National Security’ by Chief Controller of Research and Development, DRDO, Prahalada, Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology, The National College, Basavanagudi, 6 p.m.

The British Council and Tasveer: A conversation between photographers Anna Fox and Sunil Gupta, British Library, No. 23, Kasturba Road Cross, 6 p.m. Exhibition of Photographs at No. 26/1, Sua House, adjacent to the British Library, 7 p.m.

BMTC Kannada Kriya Samithi: Free eye camp, BMTC Managing Director Syed Zamir Pasha, inaugurates, Go.Ru. Channabasappa presides, near BMTC Central Offices, Shantinagar, 11 a.m.