RELIGION

Ramana Maharshi’s Upadesha Saara: Discourse by Swami Abhaya Chaithanya, Sri Vigneshwara Temple, 26th Main, 2nd Stage, BTM Layout, 6.45 p.m.

Srimad Bhagawad Gita: Discourse by Shivarama Agnihotrhri, Adhyatma Prakasha Karyalaya, APK Road, 2nd Block, Thyagarajanagar, 9.30 a.m.

CULTURE

Lotus and Chrysanthemum Trust: Audio-visual presentation on ‘The entry, evolution and flowering of Buddhism in Japan’ by Alan Nazareth, Retired Ambassador of India, Governor H.R. Bhardwaj chief guest, National Gallery of Modern Art, Manikyavelu Mansion, Palace Road, Vasanthnagar, 6 p.m.

Nataka Bengluru: Kannada play ‘Ondanondu Kaladalli’ by Ranga Payana, Ravindra Kalakshetra, J.C.Road, 6 p.m.

GENERAL

Karnataka State Human Rights Commission: International Human Rights Day, Minister for Law and Parliamentary Affairs T.B. Jayachandra presides, retired judge S. Rajendra Babu chief guest, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Race Course Road, 11 a.m.

Human Rights and Corruption Eradication Forum: World Human Rights Day and Awareness rally, freedom fighter H.S. Doreswamy inaugurates, Minister for Food and Civil Supplies Dinesh Gundu Rao flags off the rally,Freedom Park, Gandhi Nagar, 9.30 a.m.

People’s Movement for Human Rights: International Human Rights Day, freedom fighter H.S. Doreswamy, retired Judge Arali Nagaraj, senior advocate Pramila Nesargi to attend, Press Club, Cubbon Park, 11 a.m.

Organiser: Screening of documentary film ‘No fire zone: The killings fields of Sri Lanka’ directed by Callum Macrae and Mark Williams, Community Centre of St.Mark’s Cathedral, M.G.Road, 6 p.m.

Dharma Pravarta Gubbi Thotadappa Charities and Nava Karnataka Publications: Launch of Ko.Channabasappa’s book on Tipu Sultan by former Lokayukta Santosh Hegde; former Chief Justice of India M.N.Venkatachalaiah and writer Chandrashekar Kambar to attend, GubbaiThotadappa Centenary Bhavan, Gubbi Thotadappa Road, 5 p.m.

The Bangalore Social Sciences: Talk on ‘Public governance – Does it work in India?’ by former Additional Chief Secretary K. Jairaj, National College, Basavanagudi, 5.30 p.m.

Kannada Sahitya Parishat: Condolence meeting of Prof. N. Basavaradya, Parishat auditorium, Chamarajpet, 5 p.m.

Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum: Southern India Science Drama Festival, inauguration by Vijay Padki, Director and Honorary president of Bangalore Little Theatre Foundation, Kasturba Road, 3 p.m.

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