Austism Awareness Jatha by staff and students of the institute, AIISH Director Dr. S.R. Savithri flags off the event, foot of Chamundi Hill, Street Play, Chamundi Hill, 4 pm.
Book release — Prof. Polanki Ramamurthy’s ‘Sitaayana’ — by thinker Prof. Kalegowda Nagawara, B.M. Shri auditorium, KIKS premises, Manasagangothri, 3 pm.
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s 126th birth anniversary celebrations, Principal District and Sessions Judge PGM Patil inaugurates, senior Judge Prof. Ravivarma Kumar main speaker, Mysore Bar Association President G.V. Ramamurthy presides, SP Ravi D. Channannavar chief guest, Bar Association premises, 5.30 pm.
Dr. B.R Ambedkar’s birth anniversary celebrations, former LS Speaker Krishna inaugurates, Journalist Rajashekar Koti speaks, Parishat President Dr. Y.D. Rajanna presides, social worker B.R. Nataraj Jois chief guest, Kannada Sahitya Parishat auditorium, Palace North Gate, 5 pm.
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s birth anniversary and UG Students Hostel and Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Students Hostel Anniversary celebrations, former Mayor Purushotham inaugurates, Gangothri Students Welfare Division Director Dr. M. Rudraiah presides, Village Hostel premises, Manasagangothri, 5 pm.
Shivanubhava Dasoha-234, Suttur Seer Sri Shivarathri Deshikendra Swamiji graces the occasion, retd. Principal Prof. B. Somashekararappa presides, lecture on ‘Basavannanavaru mattu Arthika Chintane’ by Dr. K.M. Veeraiah, Bhajans by special students, Rajendra Bhavan, JSS Hospital premises, 6 pm.
Award presentation ceremony — Pride of Mysuru, Avadhoota Simha Sri Vidyahamsa Bharathi Maharaj of Sri Mahakali Chakreshwari Peetam-Srikshetra Tridama-Pandavapura graces the occasion, Pramda Devi Wadiyar inaugurates, former Minister PGR Sindhia chief guest, Kalamandira, 5.30 pm.
Classical Instrumental Music (Mandolin) by R. Mithun as part of its monthly music programme, Y.T. Thathachari Auditorium, Vijayanagar 1st Stage, 6 pm.