Sri Krishna Janmashtami, Abhisheka, Alankara, Sahasranama, Archane, Ashtothara Puje, 5 pm; Sri Krishna Bhajane by Shivasoundarya Lahari Bhajana Mandali (Nazarbad), 6.30 pm; Mahamangalarati, Prasada Viniyoga, Geetha Mandira, Ashoka Road, 33rd East Cross, 7.30 pm to 8 pm.
Book release — ‘Muru Ranga Roopantaragalu’ of poet B.R. Lakshmanaraya — by retd. English Professor Dr. D.A. Shankar, theatre person Rajashekar Kadamba of Kadamba Ranga Vedike speaks about the book, former Rangayana Director H. Janardhan presides, Maneyangala, Kalamandira, 5 pm.
Krishnagiri Krishnarayara Punyadina Smarane, Kavya ‘Muddanana Sri Rama Pattabhisheka’ Vaachana by Vidu. Sumaprasad (Bengaluru) and Vyaakyaana by Vidu. Shanta Gopal (Bengaluru), No.1315/2, Haripriya, 3rd Cross Road, Krishnamurthypuram, 6 pm.
Seminar on ‘Poetess Latha Rajashekar’s Maha Kavya ‘Mahaveera Mahadarshana,’ KIKS Director Dr. Nilagiri Talwar inaugurates, shcolar Mohan Kumar Shastry speaks about the book, writer Dr. Bhyravamurthy presides, Parishat Mysuru President Dr. Y.D. Rajanna delivers introductory address, Kalpavruksha Trust President Dr. H.B. Rajashekar welcomes, Parishat premises, Palace North Gate, 5 pm.
MMC Alumni Association and MAA Trust, Mysore Medical College and Research Institute (MMC&RI), Mysuru
Freshers’ Day celebrations, Swami Maheshatmanandaji inaugurates, MMC&RI Dean & Director Dr. C.P. Nagaraj guest of honour, MAA Trust Chairman Dr. S. Chandrashekar Shetty, KIER Director Dr. M.A. Shekar and MMC&RI Principal Dr. K.R. Dakshayani guests of honour, MAA President Dr. B.S. Manjunath presides, MMC Platinum Jubilee auditorium, J.K. Grounds, 4.30 pm.