Independence Day and Dixit Arogya Dhama’s 5th anniversary celebrations, Sri Dhanvantari Homa, 7 am; Kannada Scholar Dr. T.V. Venkatachalashastry hoists the Flag, 10 am; Guru Vandane – Dr. P. Sudhakara Reddy, Shishya Abhinandane – Dr. N.R. Sushmitha and Dr. M.N. Nivedita, light music by Vid. H.S. Rakesh Iyer (vocal), Vid. Ganesh Bhat (keyboard) and Vid. Atmaram (tabla), 10.30 am onwards.