There are several programmes arranged in various parts of Karnataka as a part of the Badanawal Satyagraha. The events for April are marked on the calendar. Details about each program can be found under the calendar.

8-April, Wednesday

Mysore: A concert by the band Swarathma will be held 6pm onwards. In the same event, Mysore cyclists will be releasing RK Laxman’s cartoon of a cyclist, which has become a symbol of sustainable living.

Nanjanagud: Press Meet will be held at 11am at Shankarananda Vidyarthi Nilaya

9-April, Thursday

Mysore: Irrfan Khan to visit Mysore for a Press Meet

Badanawal: Irrfan Khan to visit Badanawal Khadi Center

10-April, Friday

Bengaluru: Irrfan Khan Press meet at Press Club at 4pm

13-April, Monday to 19-April, Sunday

H. D Kote Padayatra

14-April, Tuesday

Medha Patkar & Dr.Jacob Vadakkanchery Visit to Badanawal

15-April, Wednesday to 19-April, Sunday

Mysore Padayatra

16-April, Thursday to 19-April, Sunday

Chamarajanagar Padayatra

17-April, Friday to 19-April, Sunday

Nanjanagud Padayatra

Amrutha Bhoomi Padayatra

19-April, Sunday

Directions to reach from Mysore to Badanawal:

National Convention for Sustainable Living from 10:30am

The event will be inaugurated by Prayer at 10:30am. Various Padayatris will arrive here from different Padayatras. They will carry soil from various places and this will be collected to plant a sapling here at Badanawal.

4 different Panchayats will be held in and around the premises on the topics of:

(i) Organic farming, the future of agriculture

(ii) Small scale and Cottage Industries, the future of Industries

(iii) Mother tongue as the medium of Education

(iv) Decentralization in Politics

Various stalls will be put up by organizations working towards sustainability, especially for organic products.

Demonstrations of certain rural traditional practices will be held like Pottery, Weaving etc.

Theater performance of the street play “Yantrasura Mardhini” directed by Mr. Prasanna and performed by the troupe Ranga Nirantara.

The event will come to an end in the evening by 6pm.


One thought on “Events

  1. kindly check whether Mr.Chandrashekhar Belakawadi, Shri Padre, GREEN Foundation and Janadhanya Farmers Federation , subhash palekar etc are attending Organic farming session.


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