RELIGION

Sri Sastha Preethi celebrations: Prathyaksha Maha Ganapathi homam (5.30 p.m.); Namasankeetham by Chidambaram Bhagavathar and party (9 p.m.); Seetha Samudaya Bhavan, 7th Cross, Coconut Avenue Road, Malleswaram.

Srimad Ramayanam: Discourse by Madhavachar Swamy, Sri Rama Mandiram, East Park Road, Malleswaram, 6.30 p.m.; discourse on Thiruppavai, Saroja Kuteer, No. 27/1, 9th Cross, 6t {+h} Main, Malleswaram, 8 a.m.

Srimad Mahabharata: Discourse by A. Haridasa Bhat, Sri Karanji Anjaneyaswamy Temple, near BMS College, Basavanagudi, 6.30 p.m.

Infant Jesus Church and Shrine: Annual feast, Novena masses, Viveknagar, 5.45 a.m.

Mandukyopanishat: Discourse by Shivarama Agnihotri, Adhyatma Prakasha Karyalaya, APK Road, 2nd Block, Thyagarajanagar, 9.30 a.m.

Srimad Bhagawad Gita Chapter 6 – Yoga of Meditation: Discourse by Swamy Abhaya Chaitanya, Sree Ramaseva Mandali, 10th Cross, Hombegowdanagar, Wilson Garden, 6.30 p.m.

CULTURE

Sri Rathnalaya Foundation: Guru Vandana, Vocal by T.V. Gopalkrishnan and party, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Racecourse Road, 6 p.m.

Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath: ‘Octagon' exhibition of paintings by S. Vishnu Kumar and others, Kumara Krupa Road, 10 a.m.

KSHDC: Exhibition-cum-sale of handicrafts, handcrafted textiles and jewellery, Safina Plaza, Infantry Road, 10 a.m.

National Academy of Cinema and Television: 3-D Photo exhibition, M. Krishnappa, Vijayanagar MLA, attends, academy premises, Kempegowda Layout, Laggere, 10 a.m.

Chitra Samuha and K.V. Subbanna Aptha Samuha: Screening of Kannada feature film ‘Banada Neralu' directed by Umashankaraswamy, followed by interaction with director K.V. Subbanna Aptha Ranga Mandira, 151, 7th Cross, Teachers Colony 1st Stage, Near Dayananda Sagar Engineering College, 5 p.m.

Sri Akhila Havyaka Maha Sabha: Sugama Sangama, Light music programme by Shrikant Kulkarni and troupe, Havyaka Sabha Bhavan, 11 {+t} {+h} Cross, 8 {+t} {+h} Main, Malleswaram, 5 p.m.

Sri Kanchi Sankara Math: Saxophone concert by Anumanthapuram A.G. Govindraj and party, math premises, 5t {+h} Main, 11t {+h} Cross, Malleswaram, 6.30 p.m.

Indian Council for Cultural Relations: Bharatanatya by Sneha Devanandan, National Gallery of Modern Art Auditorium, Palace Road, Vasanthnagar, 6.30 p.m.

GENERAL

All India Lawyers' Union: Seminar on ‘Corruption is a challenge to Indian democracy', inauguration by MP and CPI(M) Polit Bureau member Seetharam Yechuri, former Speaker of Legislative Council V.R. Sudharshan, Janata Dal (S) leader Y.S.V. Datta speaks, Cauvery Bhavan Auditorium Hall, 2nd Floor, KPTCL Building, 11.30 a.m.

Central Board of Film Certification: Seminar-cum-workshop on film certification for advisory panel members of CBFC, Pankaj Thakur, CBFC CEO, inaugurates, writer Chandrashekar Kambar presides, Chancery Hall, Hotel Atria, Palace Road, 10 a.m.

World Samskrit Book Fair: Mahila Sammelanam and book release (9.30 a.m.); Vijnana Sammelanam ‘Role of Samskrit in contemporary applications', Dr. K. Radhakrishnan, ISRO chairman, Manu Baligar, Director of Kannada and Culture participates, (11 a.m.); Shiksha Sammelanam – New perspective in Samaskrit Education, Minister for Transport and Samskrit Education, Rajasthan, Brij Kishore Sharma participates (2.30 p.m.); Cultural programme S.P. Balasubramanyam and party (6 p.m.); National College Grounds, Basavanagudi.

Harper Collins Publishers and Crossword Bookstores: Film-maker Mahesh Bhatt releases book The Biology Of Enlightenment (unpublished conversations of U.G. Krishnamurti) authored by Mukunda Rao, Crossword Residency, ACR Towers, Residency Road, 3.30 p.m.

Sri Pundaleeka Halambi Geleyara Balaga: Felicitation to Pundaleeka Halambi, poet G.S. Shivarudrappa, Ministers V.S. Acharya and Suresh Kumar chief guests, Open Air Theatre, Jnana Bharati premises, Bangalore University Campus, Kengeri, 11 a.m.

Kannada Sangharsha Samiti: Kuvempu's birth anniversary celebrations, Kannada Sahitya Parishat president Nallur Prasad presides, parishat premises, Pampa Mahakavi Road, Chamarajpet, 5.30 p.m.

Nayak's Speech and Hearing Institute: Free speech and hearing camp and hearing screening clinic for infants, 250, Swamy Complex, 24th Main, J.P. Nagar 2nd phase, noon

Veerashaiva Vichara Vedike: Talk on ‘Life and achievements of Sri Hanagal Kumaraswamy' by writer Shanmukhaiah Akkoor Math, Sri Basaveshwara Vidyasamsthe, Rajajinagar 2nd Block, 6.30 p.m.

Sahitya Suggi: Release of M. Venkataswamy's book Kolara Chinnada Ganigalu, poet K.S. Nissar Ahmad releases, Nayana Auditorium, Kannada Bhavan, 10 a.m.

Sanchaya: Sahitya Sanje, talk by Chandrashekar Nangali on Kuvempu literature, Suchitra Premises, 9t {+h} Main Road, Banashankari 2n {+d} Stage, 5.30 p.m.

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