Special Correspondent

BANGALORE: It is time to celebrate the centenary of A.N. Krishnarao, popularly known as ‘Aa.na.kru’, the celebrated Kannada novelist. The cultural ensemble of Bangalore, ‘Kala Gangothri’, has arranged it in a unique way.

‘Listening novel’

For the first time, Aa.na.kru’s novels will be released in the format of “listening novel” in CDs.

Aa.na.kru’s Sandhya Raaga novel will be the first to be released on June 25 at Ravindra Kalakshetra.

Well-known Lexicographer G. Venkatasubbiah and president of the Aa.na.kru Foundation Harnahalli Ramaswamy will participate in the function. V. Lakshminarayana, managing director of Nirman Shelters, will release the CD.