MISCELLANEOUS

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Religion

Sankeertana Sandesha: Discourse by Swami Chanadreshanadaji, Sri Rama Mandira, Hoody – Mahadevapura, Basavanagar, 6 p.m.

Thiruppavai: Discourse by M.V. Ananthapadmanabhan Swamy, Sri Rama Mandiram, East Park Road, Malleswaram, 6.30 p.m.

Bhagavad Gita Chapter 4: Discourse by Rushabha Chaitanya, Subhash Bhavana, 9th Main, Ideal Homes, Rajarajeshwarinagar, 6.30 p.m.

Culture

Bangalore Gayana Samaja: Vocal by Kanaka Swamy and group, 5 p.m.; presentation of “Lipi Prajne” and Swara Bhushini awards to writer Sandhya Reddy and musician Kanaka Swami, former president of Kannada Sahitya Parishat G. Narayana and senior musician Selam P. Sundareshan present awards, K.R. Road, 6.30 p.m.

Nadasurabhi Cultural Association: Vocal by K. Varadarangan and party, The Indian Heritage Academy Hall, 6th Block, Koramangala, 4.15 p.m.

Publication Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting: Book exhibition-cum-sale, Foyer Hall, Institution of Engineers (India), Dr. Ambedkar Veedhi, 11 a.m.

General

Department of Kannada and Culture: Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa pays tributes to the former Chief Minister S.R. Kanti on the occasion latter’s centenary celebrations, Banquet Hall, Vidhana Soudha, noon

Suchitra Cinema and Cultural Academy: Seminar on “75 years of Kannada Cinema: introspection”, a pre-cursor to III Bengaluru International Film Festival, president of Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce Jayamala inaugurates, K.H. Patil Auditorium, K.H. Double Road, 10 a.m.

Kamadhenu Tele Films Pvt. Ltd.: Launch of religious channel Sri Shankara, Governor Rameshwar Thakur, chief guest, Grand Castle, Palace Grounds, 6.15 p.m.

Rotary Bangalore Cubbon Park: Inaugural ceremony of NID pulse polio project, flag-off by Minister for Medical Education Ramachandra Gowda, Dasappa Hospital, near Town Hall, N.R. Road, 8 a.m.

All-India Lawyers’ Union, Karnataka Unit: Fifth biannual State conference, Nedumamidi Mahasamsthana Math and Manava Dharma Peeta Swamiji Sri Veearabhadra Channamalla Mahaswami inaugurates, Karnataka High Court judge H.N. Nagamohan Das, chief guest, Shikshakara Sadana, Mysore Bank Circle, 10.30 a.m.Nadabrahma Kurudi Venkannachar Trust: Sixth anniversary celebrations and felicitation to flautist K.C. Ashwathnarayana and veena artiste Shanti Rao, Green Arch, Hotel Woodlands, Raja Ram Mohan Roy Road, 4.20 p.m.

Dakshina Kannadigara Sangha: Presentation of Karavali Rathna awards, Minister for Home V.S. Acharya inaugurates, Minister for Panchayat Raj and Rural Development Shobha Karandlaje, chief guest, Mangala Auditorium, N.M.K.R.V. College, Jayanagar III Block, 5.30 p.m.