RELIGION

Bhaja Govindam: Discourse by Sujay Chaitanya, Chinmaya Vidyalaya, 15{+t}{+h}Main, 4{+t}{+h}Block, Koramangala, 6.30 p.m.

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

Srimad Bhagavata – Panchamaskanda: Discourse by Bannanje Govindacharya, Devagiri Sri Guru Seva Samiti, Sri Raghavendra Swamy Math, Banashankari 2{+n}{+d}Stage,

6.30 p.m.

Sri Purandaradasa and Gopalakrishna Bhagavathaswami Jayanti: Bhajans by Kalyannagar Bhajan Mandali, Mudaliar Sangam Hall, Osborne Road, Behind Lakeside Hospital, 9 a.m.

CULTURE

Bangalore Gayana Samaja: Vocal by Tanmayee Krishnamurthy and Party, 4.15 p.m.; Vocal by M.S. Sheela, K.R. Road, 6 p.m.

Natya Saraswathi Shanthala Kannada Kalasangha: Theatre festival, H.V. Ramachandra Rao, Under-Secretary, Kannada and Culture Department, inaugurates; Kannada drama, “Bhakkunda Vs. Bhoomati”, and “Sangolli Rayanna”, Nayana Auditorium, Kannada Bhavan, J.C. Road, 5 p.m.

GENERAL

Press Club of Bangalore: Talk by the former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, on the “Role of media in the development of country by 2020”, Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda, presides, club premises, Cubbon Park, 6.30 p.m.

Department of Youth Services and National Service Scheme Cell: Presentation of NSS State awards by Governor H.R. Bhardwaj, Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda chief guest, Banquet Hall, Raj Bhavan,

5.30 p.m.

Bureau of Indian Standards: World Standards Day, former Vice-Chancellor of Anna University R. Vasagam chief guest, Hotel Citadel, Seshadri Road, Anand Rao Circle, 10.30 a.m.

Department of Industry and Commerce, and AWAKE: “Kalakruti Utsav”, exhibition of products of artisans and women entrepreneurs, Deputy Mayor S. Harish inaugurates, D.B. Chandre Gowda, MP, participates, Safina Plaza, Infantry Road, 5 p.m.

Government of Karnataka: Home Minister R. Ashok launches development works, Bapu Cottage Road, 24{+t}{+h}Cross, 6{+t}{+h}Block, Jayanagar, 10 a.m.

Octave Hearing and Speech Centre: Inauguration of centre by Governor H.R. Bhardwaj, 753, 3{+r}{+d}Block, Koramangala, 11.30 a.m.

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