Kannada Cultural Programme-2017, Kannada Sangha President and Bank AGM Divakar Shetty presides, retd. Kannada Professor of Maharaja’s College P.K. Rajashekar chief guest, A.S. Prasanna Kumar of Neenad Musical Trust comperes, programme by ETV ‘Canara Bank Ede Tumbi Haaduvenu’ and SaRiGaMaPa Little Champs (Season-12) singers Srikar, Vaishnavi and Ruchita Rajesh, Ganabharathi, Kuvempunagar, 6 pm.
Rotary Endowment Lecture on ‘Ranna’s Gadhayuddha play’ by scholar Dr. Malali Vasanthakumar, Kannada Sahitya Parishat Mysuru President Dr. Y.D. Rajanna and Sharana Sahitya Parishat Mysuru President M. Chandrashekar chief guests, Rotary Mysore North President Rtn. Mahadevappa presides, Rotary Centre, JLB Road, 6.30 pm.
Palgunamasa Nandishwara Ashtahnika Parva of Sri Durmukhinama Samvatsara, Discourse on ‘Prashnottara Manikya Maale’ by Prof. Nitturu Devendra Kumar, Sri Shantishwara Swamy Basadi, 7.15 pm to 8.15 pm.
Antharasante Prakashana, Kannadigara Sahakara Jyoti, Mysuru; Ambedkar Vividdhodesha Seva Samsthe (AVSS), Mysuru & Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Research and Extension Centre, University of MysoreMarch 10, 2017
International Women’s Day celebrations, book release — ‘Arivina Belaku Savitribai Phule’ — Bharatiya Mahila Sangha Regional President Pratima Prasad, journalist Rajashekar Koti chief guest, thinker Prof. K.S. Bhagavan presides, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Research and Extension Centre, Manasagangothri, 5 pm.
Discourse on ‘Adiparva of Mahabharat’ by Pt. Sri Vijayindracharya, Samiti premises, 5 pm to 6.30 pm.
Interaction with achiever (scholar Subbaiah), ADC T. Venkatesh inaugurates, writer Hanur Krishnamurthy presides, Maneyangala, Kalamandira, 4 pm.
Book release — K.S. Somashekar’s ‘Yedeya Melina Hejje Gurutugalu’ — by scholar Dr. Malali Vasanthakumar, retd. Professor Dr. C. Naganna speaks about the book, Kannada Sahitya Parishat Mysuru President Dr. Y.D. Rajanna presides, Parishat premises, Palace North Gate, 5 pm.