Mangalore

Mangalore University Gandhian Studies Centre and Srinivas Institute of Management Studies: One-day open discussion on Gandhi and development agenda, Srinivas campus, Pandeshwar, 10 a.m.

Karnataka Tulu Sahitya Academy: Inauguration of seminar on "Research possibilities in Coastal Karnataka" by K.M. Kaveriappa, Vice-Chancellor, Mangalore University, University College, Hampankatte, 10 a.m.

Manipal College of Dental Sciences: College day and awards ceremony, E. Munirathnam Naidu, Vice-Chancellor, University of Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research, Chennai, chief guest, Dr.T.M.A. Pai International convention centre, M.G. Road, 6.15 p.m.

Sri Rama Seva Samiti: Rituals as part of Sri Ramotsava, bhajans, 4.30 p.m., religious function, cultural programme, 6.30 p.m., firecrackers display, 8 p.m., "mahapooja", "dwajavarohana", Nehru Maidan, 9 p.m.

Manipal

Manipal Institute of Technology: Inauguration of international conference on printing and media technology by General Manager of Heidelberg (I) Ltd., Guenther Keppler, MIT Quadrangle, 6 p.m.

Udupi

JSS Mahavidyapeetha: Distribution of paddy seeds and horticultural saplings to farmers by director of JSS SGSY Programme M. Mahadevappa, Bharatiya Vikas Turst premises, 11 a.m.

Sri Krishna Math: Special discourse on Lord Mukhyaprana of Udupi by Sri Vishwapriya Tirtha Swamy of Admar Math, Rajangana, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.; "Hovina Kolu" performance by Varidhi Kala Tanda of Saligrama, Rajangana, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.