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Friday, December 26, 2008

Dec 27-28: Scuba diving & Snorkeling at Netrani Island 

Ocean Adventure at Murudeshwar & Netrani Island [27-28th Dec 2008] - - Registration is Open

About the places:
Netrani Island ( Netragudo):
Locally known as Netragudo.The tiny uninhabited Island of Netrani lies 10 nautical miles off the coastal Light House of Bhatkal. With depths ranging from 6 to 40 meters, and visibility between 15 to 30 meters, this island offers excellent diving suitable for certified divers of all experience levels. Netrani is not only home to the great diversity of fish life common to Goa and the Arabian Sea, it is also well known for regular sightings of Turtles, Napoleon Wrasse, Great Barracuda, Cobia, White and Black Tip Sharks, Stingrays and Stonefish. Imagine Grand Central Station in rush hour!

Murdeshwar: (Optional visiting place)
About 16 Kms. from Bhatkal, we come across  the  holy place called Murdeshwar, famous for gorgeous temple  and the beautiful sea shore. the temple, which embodies a Linga, is believed to have erupted when Ravana flung  the Atmalinga at Gokarna while lifting it. As one ascends the hillock, there is a shrine of Jattiga seated on a horse.

Tentative Schedule:  

Friday 26th Dec:
08:00 PM - Assemble at "Symphony Theater (Fame Cinema)- MG Road , Bangalore "
08:30 PM - Start from Bangalore .
Saturday 27th Dec
08.00 AM Break fast at Mangalore/Udpi
12.00 PM Reach Murudeshwar, Check in Hotel/Lodge
01:00 PM Go for lunch (self sponsored).
02:30 PM Swimming pool session for Scuba diving participants. Other people can play Beach volley ball/foot ball till then.
06:00 PM Roam around in Murudeshwar.
              Have dinner (self sponsored).
Sunday 28th Dec:
06.30 AM Finish breakfast, We will carry light fruits and snacks (Heavy lunch not advisable).
07.00 AM Boat ride to
Netrani island
               Reach Island
               Scuba Diving, Snorkeling.
04:00 PM Return back to Land
06:00 PM Take shower leave back to Bangalore
Saturday 29th Dec:
08:00 AM Reach back to Bangalore

Things to carry:
Energy Food, extra pair of shorts/t-shirt, swimming costume, torch light, slippers/floaters, sunscreen lotion, camera.

Participation Fees: Rs. 3500.00 For entire program with Snorkeling (Open for Non-Swimmers too)

Above charges includes: Non-AC Pushback Video-coach Transport, Boat charges, Accommodation in Non-AC Hotel, life jacket, Permission charges, Snorkeling, Sports items, First aid.
NOTE: Due to holiday season, it was very difficult to get accommodation. Some how we managed to get accommodation 3 times expensive than regular rate. People who agree to accommodate 4 people in 1 room (4 rooms) and 8 people in 1 hall (mattress on the ground) can only register for this event. The hotel will provide us Beds & Blankets, request you to carry own towels.
Since we are in proper habitation we don't have to worry about food, people can pay money from their pocket and have whichever food they want. We will include cost for Food on the boat only (which will be snacks, Fruits & Soft Drinks. Due to sea-sickness problem regular lunch is not advisable on boat)

Participation Fees: Rs. 6500.00 For entire program with Scuba Diving (Only for good Swimmers)
Important prerequisites: Person should be a good swimmer, comfortable with underwater. Give your T-shirt and Shoe size in Remark field while registration.

We also conduct PADI Certification course, let us know if you want to get internationally valid Scuba diving certified.

For any clarification email me at neeraj @, after 6pm you can call me at 9980761262/9341961262

Bank Name Axis Bank
Account Holder Bangalore Mountaineering Club
Account Type Saving
Bank Account Number 300010100030913
Branch Marathahalli
IFSC UTIB0000300
BMC Office Address
No, 69, K. R. Garden, 3rd Main,
Bank colony, Murgeshpalya,
Vimanapura Post, Bangalore - 560017

Airport Road -> ISRO office Signal - > Wing Tunnel Road -> Left turn from Airport compound wall -> Left turn to KR Garden 3rd Main -> Left hand side 3rd House.
See MAP for detailed route
- You can visit above address to swipe the card. OR
- To save the hassle of driving all the way for payment, we have enabled facility of accepting payment via phone. Call one of the phone number (9341961262 / 9980761262 / 9902027262), Give your Credit Card details and done. Do not forget to ask for Transaction Ref No.
In order to pay by phone, we need your confirmation email in following format to
I <Name>, authorize Bangalore Mountaineering Club to charge Rs. <Amount> to my Credit card # <Last 4 Digits only> for <Event Name>.

Please transfer the Participation fees before you register.

To register please fill in the Event Participation Form.

"A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving." -- Lao Tzu


Jan 10-11/Mumbai: Chutnefying English 



Dec 31: Layatharanga - Percussion Ensemble by Giridhar Udupa and group 
"Hi All,
Here are few events being organized by SPICMACAY, Bangalore. Those who don't know much about SPICMACAY, please visit the Website:
Layatharanga - Percussion Ensemble by Giridhar Udupa and group.
Venue: HAL Management Academy
Date: 31st December
Occassions: Induction Program for the new Management Trainee batch
Time: 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Usually SPICMACAY programmes are all conducted within an Educational institute and offered free for Audience. So, though these evers are happening within Educational institues, but, you are most welcome to attend the same. "


Friday, December 12, 2008

Dec 25-28: Mashaal - Theatre Workshop 2008 
Dear Friend(s)

Mashaal is conducting a 3 day (15 hrs) workshop on "Theatre Basics". The workshop
is aimed at theatre enthusiasts with no or little prior theatre experience .

If you are interested in taking a plunge in the world of theatre or want to experience 3 days of fun filled theatre activities you are welcome.

To register or for any queries just reply to this mail at
You could also give a call at my / mashaal's number given below.

Please forward this information to all interested people.

Communication medium   : English+Hindi
Date                   : 25th,27th,28th Dec 2008 
Timings                : 10:00 am - 03:00 pm each day.
Location               : City Nest, CMH Rd, Bangalore
Registration fee       : Rs. 1000 per participant
Who can join           : Anyone and every one above the age of 16yrs.

Mashaal is a theatre group formed by HDC, BITS, Pilani alumni.

Smit (D)

Visit Us     : 
Write To Us  : 
Talk To Us   : +91-9739-803-104




60th Anniversary

Strand Book Festival

At Chinnaswamy Cricket Stadium

Fri 12 – Sun 28 Dec

Discounts 20 – 80% !!

10.00 – 8.30pm (incl. 3 Sundays)

(Halls thru gate 17, 18, on Link Rd. )


Ample parking on Link Rd


Yes, it's a Special Year for Strand and its readers young and old.

Adults, children, everybody, set a day aside

for the Most Awaited Book Event of the Year!


Special inauguration by Nandan Nilekani on Fri 12th from 1.30 – 2.30pm  

Meet the author, get your signed copy of "Imagining India "


(Festival begins as usual at 10am on Fri 12th)

See you there !!!!


Thursday, December 11, 2008

Dec 14: WeMove Production's presents Nannavala Kagada. (My Wife's letter)... 
"Hayavadana Rao, is an armature poet, one day he receives a letter from his WIFE, he goes nuts and rushes to his inlaws place...
What was there in that letter?
Why Did he Rush to his in law's place?

Get to know more about Hayavadana Rao and his escapades... .........

Presents the most hilarious play of the year

Nannavala Kagada (My Wife's Letter)

Staged at Seva Sadana, 14th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore on 14th December, 2008 Sunday @ 6:30pm

For more information log on to www.wemovefoundatio
Buy Tickets online @ or call 9986016207

Play Written by Dr.S. Gundurao
Directed by:
Dr.Sanjay Shrama
Abhishek Iyengar
Bharath Kashyap
Make Up:
Maltesh Badigar
Rangaraj Bhatracharya
Sri Harsha
Abhishek Iyengar

Dr. Sanjay Sharma

Our Media Partners:
Bengaluru Parishe
Bangalore's first online magazine

Making Bengaluru a better place to live


Dec 13: Week 3 - "Travelling Film SouthAsia 2008" @ CED 

"Travelling Film SouthAsia 2008 now in Bangalore

Maraa and Doccentre (CED)

invite you to their 'Roof Top', to the screenings of the following film

Remembrance of things Present (81')
India 2007; Dir: Chandra Siddan
Winner of second best film Award at FSA '07

How is a teenager supposed to deal with arranged marriage? How does one resolve the conflict of a displaced life after years of nomadic existence abroad? In Remembrance of Things Present, the filmmaker, now living in Canada, returns to Bangalore to confront her parents with the former question, while she herself tries to resolve the latter. Long divorced and newly married, she records some profoundly touching conversations with her parents - while also finding her past being repeated in the life of her parents' household help.

Timings: 6pm to 7.25pm
Date: 13th December
Venue: Centre for Education and Documentation (CED)
#7, 8th Main Road, Domlur 2nd Stage, 3rd phase, Bangalore-71
Ph: 080 2535 3397
Online: cedban@doccentre. net;

RSVP by 12th December.

Maraa and Doccentre
The Best things in Life are Free. "


Dec'08: Adventure Events from Natureadmirers 

" Dear Natureadmirers, People travel to wonder at the height of the mountains, at the huge waves of the seas, at the long course of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motion of the stars, and yet they pass by themselves without wondering." -
St. Augustine, Early Christian Priest Presenting December adventure Schedule.
Week Date Day adventures O/night camps Family camping



Rock Climbing




Jungle Park









Savandurga & Jungle Park



ROCK CLIMBING ~ Sholay Rock climbing centre, Ramanagram on 14 December 2008

U may be any size, shape, End of the day of our comphrensive rock climbing course make you to rediscover yourself! you just can't imagine of trying learning activities like
"bouldering" ; - free climbing.
"Chimney Climbing";
"Rappelling" ;
"Face climbing".

Don't just admire the posters, now your actions can be your poster.


Nestled amidst Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary's "Jaguar Valley", It is a hill station at the height of 5,400ftht. Well known for its iron ore. There are plenty of water falls amidst coffee estates.

For accommodation there is a few rooms and Dormitory's by Horticulture Department.

-Date: 13, 14 Decenber 2008 (Departure on 12th night after 9.30pm and return back on 14th before 9.30pm)

Trip Highlights:

1. Trek to Hebbe falls.
2. Trek to Z-point, Raja seat, Shanti falls.
3. Camping and campfire. (Rooms or Dormitory accommodation also available at actuals)

Tariff: Rs 2299/- (for individuals)
Rs 1999/- (For group above 5pax or family above 3 or 4pax)

1. comfortable transportation (depending upon group size) 2. Hygienic Veg and non-veg meals (limited to Chicken only) 3.forest entry fees, 4. Instructor charges. 5. Comfortable camping gears or accommodation.

MAKALIDURGA ~ Hill climbing + Rappelling + Games + Bon fire.

Not too far from the city, just close to Doddaballapura, Mountain rises at the height of 1400ft ht. On a clear day you could see the "Nandhi Hills". To know more about the place, join us to discover.

Date: 13 Dec 08
Tariff: Rs 699/- per head.
Includes: food, transport, activities, instructor charges.

ANTHARGANGE ~ Parasailing + Cave exploration + Rappelling + Bon fire on 20 Dec 08

If you love to explore caves, just juggle between the gap of rocks. Before that you could try flying like a crow in air.

SAVANDURA ~ Hill climbing + Cave exploration + Rappelling + Bon fire.

A single monolithic rock known as "Karigudda"; "Billigudda" . which used to be Kempegowda's hideout.

Photos: http://community. webshots. com/user/ natureadmire


Now have fun without any tensions, Practise all the rock climbing activities and spend your evening at our resort ~ Jungle Park, next day experience some obstacles, take a time at your leisure by dancing, swimming, easy stroll.

Trip Highlights:

1. Rock climbing activities. - Bouldering, Chimney climbing, Face climbing, Rappelling.
2. Bon fire & Dance.
3. Camping.
4. Swimming & Family pools.
5. Amusement rides like - Columbus.

Tariff: Rs 1999/-
Includes: food - Veg and non-veg, transport, activities, accommodation.


Adventure with leisure, not just Hill climbing, Rappelling but you can do camping, Bon fire, Dance and relax with swimming and play games.

Trip Highlights:

1. Hill climbing & Rappelling.
2. Bon fire & Dance.
3. Camping.
4. Swimming
5. Games.

Tariff: Rs 1999/-
Includes: food - Veg and non-veg, transport, activities, accommodation


Camping besides the banks of River Cauvery! Trek, Coracle ride and enjoy camping.

COORG on 20, 21 Dec 08

This is a life time experience of wildlife, water falls, camping amidst coffee estate, trekking at the highest peak of coorg.

Trip Highlights:

1. Drive through Nagarahole.
2. Visit to Irupu Falls.
3. Camping amidst coffee estates.
4. Bon fire.
5. Trek to Tadiyendamol peak.

Tariff: Rs 2499/-
Includes: food - Veg and non-veg, transport, activities, accommodation

BISLE At the western Periphery of Hassan district, this beautiful reserve forest lies on the way to Kukke Subramanya and Somvarpet. River Yagachi flows amidst this sanctuary and gives oppurtunity for everyone to enjoy safe swimming.
Trip Highlights:

1. Trekking.
2. Bon fire & Dance.
3. Camping.
4. Visit to Water fall..

Tariff: Rs 2499/- for individual.

Rs 1999/- for groups above 5pax.
Includes: food - Veg and non-veg, transport, activities, accommodation

For photos of all above destinations, please check at
http://community. webshots. com/user/ natureadmire

Please join us protecting nature - Stop smoking and drinking in forest, We respect nature and mountains are divine for us.. Eventually you can enjoy your drinks with our exclusive camping trips amidst the campsite+ Resorts (protected enclosure) and all our packages includes Non-veg for dinner at Resorts and Music too.

For bookings please feel free to contact us at 9845079414. or write to
us at customercare@ natureadmire. com or visit us at "


Rangashankara December Schedule 

Dec 13/14: Kumaraparvatha Trek 
Exotic Expeditions is conducting a trek to Kumaraparvatha on the 13th and 14th of December, starting from Somwarpet side, passing through Magundi falls  and climbing down to Kukke Subramanya. 
Kumaraparvatha Trek (Dec 13th & 14th' 2008)
Place and Trek Summery
Kumaraparvatha or Pushpagiri standing at 1,712 meters is the highest peak in Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary in the Western Ghats of Karnataka. It is located in Somwarpet taluk in the northern part of Coorg district.
Kumaravarvatha can be scaled from either the Subramanya side or the Somwarpet side.We will be taking the Somwarpet side as its more scenic and we pass through waterfalls and streams and coming down Subramanya side.
We start the trek from a sleepy village about 20 kms from Somwarpet. Initially we pass through villages and paddy fields gradually entering some hills with beautiful views of the Magindi waterfalls, Bisle ghat and the Pishpagiri Range. Spend some time here watching the beauty of the hills, forests and river flowing below falling into the Magundi falls and continuing along into the valley. Great spot for some nice shots. We continue passing a stream on the way and a small break to refresh over selves. After the forest check post we pass a stream where we will have lunch and then continue along through thicker forests with patches of bamboo groves frequented by elephants. The last stretch is a steep climb over hills and long rock faces some at 60 degree angles. Reach by late afternoon and pitch tents .View the beautiful scenery from the top of Kumaraparvatha. Later make a campfire and cook dinner.
Next day after breakfast we climb down Subramanya side. After passing though a few hills we reach open grasslands and later good forest cover. Today its mostly down for the entire stretch. By late afternoon we reach Subramanya and after lunch we leave for Bangalore.
12th Dec - 10 p.m. - Leave from Bangalore late night.
13th Dec - Reach early morning and after freshen up and breakfast at Somwarpet drive to trek start point. Start the trek through villages and visit Magundi waterfalls. Trek through forests and hills and reach peak by evening. Campfire and dinner at night.
14th Dec - After breakfast climb down towards Subramanya passing forests and grasslands. Reach Subramaya by afternoon and lunch and depart for Bangalore. Reach by 11 p.m.
Trip Details
TARIFF - Rs 2000/- per person
Trip Type -  Adventure, Trekking. 
Trekking Level - Challenging
Distance - 32 kms. ( Both ways including)
Accomodation – Alpine Tents
Transportation – Non Ac Push Back Tempo Traveller.
Includes - Transportation,  Accommodation  in Tents ,  Food ( 1st  day breakfast  to  2nd  day  lunch),  Forest  Entry Charges, Trekking Charges,Sleeping Bags. 
Dose not Include – Food (other than mentioned),Camera Chargs, Other expenses of personal nature.
Things to Carry - Backpack, Torch, Water bottle, Warm clothes, Toilet Paper.
o    100 % of Program fees is to be paid at time of booking.
o     75 % Refundable on Cancellation 14 days before Trip Departure Date.
o     50 % Refundable on Cancellation 07 days before Trip Departure Date.
o     No Refund on Cancellation from   06 days of Trip Departure Date.
Please book in advance to avoid last minute  rush.
    * If you make a Bank transfer please call up the office and get it confirmed.
AC - 00762000010900
HDFC BANK , M.G. Road , Bangalore - 1
# 124, 3RD Floor, St Johns Church Road,
Near Coles Park, Bangalore - 5
(O) - 080-41472141 / 9986450370
http://www.exoticex peditions. googlepages. com/


Dec 15 on: FilmCamp.TV's 'The Rookie' Course 

"Hello Folks,

Following the setup of FilmCamp.TV' s new studio in Jayanagar , we are announcing our next batch of The Rookie  course which begins: 15th Dec.

The ultimate filmmaking course for newbies, The Rookie is hands-on, focussed and guaranteed to make you a filmmaker in two months.

Salient features of The Rookie:

- Each and every student makes a film
- Each student writes, shoots and edits his/her film
- You will learn to set music to your film.
- You will be taught the basics of cinematography and actually shoot your film using the Panasonic AG-HVX200 
- Courses are early mornings (6:00 to 8:30) to cater to working adults and college students
- Over 80 hrs of instruction, shooting and editing provided in the course.
- This is not a theory course. Every explanation is followed by practicals with all equipment provided.
- You will shoot/direct your film and perform a different crew role on every other film made in the class.
- The instructor will be present at all times including shoots to guide and help
- You will get a DVD demo reel of films crediting you in your roles in all the films made.
- You may avail of the Jim Taylor Filmmaking Grant to make you next film.

You are welcome to visit the FilmCamp Studio to check out the facilities. We'll be there to answer your queries.

Call: 96118 12121


FilmCamp.TV Team "


Dec 13/14: Workshop on Drama in our Lives 
"Logos Theatre presents a basic workshop on Drama in our lives, facilitated by Arka Mukhopadhyay, founder and Artistic Director of the group. The details are;
Dates: December 13th and 14th
Timings: 10:00 to 14:00 on both days
Fee: 1,200/-
Registration deadline: December 10th.
Contact: 9880966313/ contact@logostheatr
Details: The workshop will take methods from contemporary theatre to explore self awareness through the body, interpersonal dynamics, and existing in society. It is of general interest and does not require any prior experience. There will be a special focus on the possible roles of theatre in the developmental sector, in conflict resolution, mediation and fostering bonds between people and in society. It is thus of particular interest to NGOs and also educators.
It will be facilitated by Arka Mukhopadhyay, who has worked performed and given workshops and classes in JNU, Jamia Milia Islamia University, Lady Sriram College, Pondicherry University Department of Performing Arts, etc., in addition to being a theatre-in-educatio n consultant to premiere schools throughout theh country. Among other things, he has worked on Shakespeare with rural schoolchildren and has conducted workshops for teachers on innovative ways of teaching Shakespeare in the classroom.

Logos Theatre
          In the beginning was the word
No. 126,
3rd Main Road,
Jayamahal Extension,
Bangalore 560046
google group: http://groups. group/logostheat re
(to subscribe by e-mail: logostheatre- subscribe@ googlegroups. com)
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If it be now, 'tis not to come;
if it be not to come, it will be now;
if it be not now, yet it will come: the readiness is all.
Since no man has aught of what he leaves, what is't to leave betimes?
Let be. "


Soon: Yours truly Theatre workshop starting soon! 

Yours truly is looking for enthusiastic people to join the team
Announcing Weekend Theatre Workshop.

Yours Truly Theatre announces its next theatre workshop .
This 5-Sunday long workshop will culminate in a performance by the participants, 
who will explore the creation of an entire production through character building, storytelling, Patterns and rhythms, physical training in different theatre styles and improvisations using the dramatic and theatrical facets.


Yours Truly is looking for passionate and enthusiastic people to be a part of this workshop.

For more details contact 9845243051/9845853093  OR mail us:

About Yours truly Theatre

Based in Bangalore, our strength lies in experimentation with various forms & formats of theatre. Yours Truly is working on developing more theatre concepts which are relevant to today's world. We believe theatre should transition into what cinema and mass media cannot give, a personal intimate experience. Other than doing regular public show, one of the main aims of YT is to take theatre to people who can't access theatre physically or financially, we work with Ngo's and reach out labor camps, hospices, rehabilitation centers, juvenile homes .


About Our Recent productions
Common Man
This comedy is a social satire and is performed in the "Complete-The-Story" style of theatre. It is a tribute to the common man and his dreams, aspirations, conflicts. The play has been performed in Bangalore at Ranga Shankara many shows and will be travelling other cities . The play has been very well received by audience.


Bhagwaan Dundoo -a journey in search of god

A light hearted play which explores the journey of a tribal's to the city in search of god. The play is a great entertainer with dance, music and audience interaction. However it leaves audience pondering over various issues faced today.

Yours Truly Theatre
9845853093| 9845243051


Dec 16: businessgyan / Invite for the Panel Discussion on "Smart Marketing" 

"Businessgyan and TASMAC invites you to an  Interactive Panel Discussion on

"Smart Marketing"

Yes, Times are tough and businesses of all sizes are tightening their belts to reduce costs. But some things have to be done whatever the situation, now more than ever. To create demand, areas like marketing cannot be ignored....It becomes the lifeline for new business and growth in tough times.

But How to do it smartly with out big budgets yet get mileage...... is the million dollar question which this Businessgyan panel discussion will try to answer.

Experts from the field will speak from experience on various smart solutions and innovations in marketing. 


The Panelists are:

Mr. V N Bhattacharya

Management Consultant

He helps companies grow profitably, in a sustained manner. He brings a depth of practical knowledge relevant to growing companies 

Mr. Narasimha Suresh

CEO - TELiBrahma

ROI driven Mobile Advertising. One of the most happening companies with a lot of buzz around them and they also offer marketing solutions


Mr. Poornachandra Sridhar

Managing Director - Compass Pvt Ltd

He has a wide experience in handling marketing and sales related functions including holding a senior position in 3M


On: 16th December 2008 (Tuesday)

At: The Chancery (Lavelle Road)

Time: 6:30 PM Onwards

Note: Entry Free 

Limited seats only.


Kindly confirm your participation. So we can reserve your seat.  

Reply to this mail or call us,

Selvi # 22996651, 22996650


To get regular updates on Businessgyan Events and Articles register on


Businessgyan proudly associates with TASMAC - a premier business school offering MBA full/part time programmes validated by the University of Wales, U.K.(

Last few days to vote for Tata NEN Hottest Startups. Voting closes Dec 22. Check out the 30 Finalists, and vote online at or SMS your vote to 56767 "


Dec 11-18: Namma Bengaluru Buzz from BuzzInTown 

Greetings from, your premier portal for all events and happenings in your city - concerts, Dj gigs, plays, book reads, sports, live bands, food festivals, exhibitions and much more.




CLICK HERE to view Showtimes, Trailers, Photographs, Synopsis and Reviews of your favourite Current and Upcoming Movies


Ashu India tour at Opus (Click Here to View Ashu's Profile)

Details: Singer/Composer Ashu will perform Live at Opus from his latest psy-fi rock album Sigh of an Angel

Venue: Opus - 4 Palace Cross Road, Sankey Road, Vasanth Nagar, Bangalore - 560020

Date & Time: December 16th, All Day


Times Education Boutique

Details: Asian Business Exhibitions & Conferences presents Times Education Boutique 2008

Venue: Kormangala Indoor Stadium - Near Passport Office Kormangala, Bangalore – 560095

Date & Time: December 12th & 13th, All Day


Christmas event (Oh Happy Day) - Songs and celebration

Details: Glorious Group (Lawrence) - Christmas event (Oh Happy Day) Songs and celebration

Venue: Ambedkar Bhavan - Millers Road Vasanth Nagar, Bangalore - 560042

Date & Time: December 13th & 14th, 10 am


Hamlet : The Clown Prince - Play

Details: Evam Youth Forum presents Hamlet- The Clown Prince, a play based on Shakespeare's Hamlet directed by Rajat Kapur

Venue: Ranga Shankara - 36/2 8th Cross II Phase J P Nagar, Bangalore – 560078

Date & Time: December 14th, 3:30 & 7:30 pm


Lines, Forms, Images and Scripts - group Exhibition of Paintings and Sculptures

Details: Lines, Forms, Images and Scripts: A group Exhibition of Contemporary Paintings and Sculptures

Venue: Mahua Art Gallery, Sadashivnagar

Date & Time: December 5th – 21st, All Day


Diamond Jubilee Conference on XBRL

Details: Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is organizing  a conference on XBRL, as part of its Diamond Jubilee celebration

Venue: Le Meridien Hotel - No 28, Sankey Road, P B 174, Bangalore – 560052

Date & Time: December 12th, 9 am


Jalsa 2008-09

Details: Ideb & Grand Sigma Mall present Jalsa 2008-09, an exquisite Festival celebration. Never before has the Silicon Valley witnessed an event of this magnitude. The first of its kind to rock your world at the Grand Sigma Mall!

Venue: The Sigma Mall - Cunningham Road, Bangalore – 560052

Date & Time: October 29th – January 9th, All Day


Karaoke night at The Beach with DJ Val

Details: Karaoke night at The Beach with DJ Val

Venue: The Beach, Manandi Plaza - Manandi Plaza, Bangalore, Bangalore – 560001

Date & Time: December 11th, 7 pm  

- Buzzintown Team


Friday, December 05, 2008

Dec 5-14/17-21: Terracotta exhibition in Banglore 
Inviting you for an exhibition;

kumbham doing three exhibitions in December

Dec 5 –14, 2008
Karnataka Chithrakala Parishath
Art Complex,Kumara Krupa Road, Bangalore.

Dec 17 –21, 2008
at two places

Desi & Ant
27,Pattalamma temple street
South end circle
ph 26576669

1st cross 14 A main
HAL 2nd stage
ph 41715639
Products on display.

Architectural & House Hold:- Lamp shades, Decorative tiles, Framed Murals, Mirror Frames,Letter box, Soap dish, Tooth brush holder.

Landscaping Products:- Bird bath, Uruli,Frogs, Tortoise, Mushrooms.

Kitchen and Table ware:- Containers for microwave oven, Cooking vessels, curd setter, Cutlery stand, Jars, Jugs, Pots, Mugs.

Work Table Accessories: - Pen stand, Paper weight,

and several more ...........

www.kumbham. in com/photos/ terracotta_ murals/sets/ 7215759450398046 5/

http://picasaweb. in/claymurals/ TerracottaWareFo rCookingMicrowav eEtc
09447121544 org
http://my.opera. com/jinankb/ albums/  "


MBA in Media & Entertainment @ Manipal 



Tuesday, December 02, 2008

Dec 14: MENSA Admission Test, Bangalore 
"Dear Mensa Aspirant,

It brings us great pleasure to announce the admission test for Mensa in Bangalore on the 14th of December, 2008.

Venue: To be announced in the hall ticket.
Date :- 14-Dec-2008 (Sunday)
Test Slot 1:- 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Test Slot 2:- 12:00 am – 01:30 pm
Test Slot 3:- 02:30 pm – 04:00 pm

Please reply to this email ( ) if you wish to take up the test in the month of December 2008. We shall be sending you the application form upon receipt of your email. Kindly download the same and send the completed form along with a Demand Draft for Rs.300 to the address mentioned in the form, by *ordinary post.* Please note that courier / speed post /registered post shall *NOT* be accepted. On receipt of an application form complete in all respects, we shall allot a test slot to you. We shall send you an e-hall ticket to the
email address mentioned in the application form, a few days prior to the test. On-the-spot registrations are* NOT* permitted.

Since our infrastructure allows us to test only limited number of candidates, we will be accepting registrations strictly on a first-come-first-served basis. Early registration not only guarantees you a test slot, but increases your chances of being allotted to the test slot of
your choice. Please do not be disheartened if you are not one of the early birds. You can always appear for the admission test in any of the following months.  Note that the registrations may get filled up in a day or two.

The results of your Mensa test in Bangalore are valid for Mensa worldwide, and valid for life. Visit for more information about Mensa. We look forward to receiving your application and seeing you join our chapter.

Best wishes,

Test Coordinator
for mensa india (bangalore)


Dec'08: Adventure Events from CareIndia 

Hi Mr. Anurag Jain

We have pleasure in informing you that we will be conducting the following progrmmes during December 2008. You are cordially invited to take part in the same

Sheshadri S.K. 
Tel: 080-41281478 / Mob: 98456-95350

       Adventure Camp @ Kemmannugundi Hills
13th & 14th  // 27th & 28th December 2008

A major hill-station in Chickmagalur District, Kemmannugundi is also called KR Hills, named after the Wodeyar, King Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV, Mysore, who made it his favourite summer camp. Kemmannagundi is a single, secluded hill surrounded by sprawling coffee estates, waterfalls and ornamental gardens.                More | Photo Gallery

            Wilderness Camp @ Nagarahole Forest
6th & 7th December  2008
Nagarahole is derived from the combination of two Kannada words 'Nagara' meaning snake and 'Hole' meaning streams and true to its name a number of streams snake through its rich tropical forests. Nagarahole is situated in the picturesque districts of Kodagu and Mysore in southern Karnataka.                           More | Photo Gallery            Cave Exploration at Antharagange
25th December  2008
Anthargange is a hill range with huge volcanic rocks and boulders scattered all over. This place is around seventy kilometers from Bangalore. Thorny shrubs cover the hill, while there is dense plantation forest at the base. The forty-five minutes hill climbing will keep you panting for breath and opens up for an extensive and
...More | Photo Gallery  

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