53rd Annual Taipuja Mahotsava 2019, Anna Santarpane, 12 noon; Utsava, 6.30 pm.
Book release — ‘Naada Vismithe,’ a collection of poems by Sushmita Sukhibhava — by Dr. Kavitha Rai of KSOU, District Kannada Sahitya Parishat Mysuru President Dr. Y.D. Rajanna presides, Marimallappa PU College Principal B.R. Neelakanta and writer, actor and director Hamsaraj chief guests, Rotary Hall, JLB Road, 5.30 pm.
Pramoda Devi Wadiyar confers ‘Rotary Namana Award – 2018’ on Nrithyagiri Academy of Performing Arts and Research Centre founded by Vidu. Kripa Phadke, Rtn. Sunil Baliga guest of honour, Veene Seshanna Bhavan, Ganabharathi, Adichunchanagiri Road, Kuvempunagar, 7 pm.
1st Ever Ultra Marathon for Visually Impaired from Mysuru to Bengaluru, Pramoda Devi Wadiyar, MP Pratap Simha, Trust Founder Managing Trustee G.K. Mahantesh and Pinkathon Founder Milind Soman will be present during flag off, Balarama Jayarama Gate, Mysore Palace, 5 am.