Marathon for organ donation, peaceful protest for tribes of Manipur, Bangalore Street Fair and a lot more to look forward to this week. Here are five events you should not miss.
1. Zero Budget Natural Farming workshop – Mysore
Popularly known as Krish ka Rishi, Subhash Palekar is in Mysore and it is a wonderful opportunity to learn it from the man himself a technique that has shown success with over 4 lakh farmers. Know more about the event here.
What is Zero Budget Spiritual Farming? Check out this link to know all about it-
To get a feel about what this workshop is like, do check this 4-part series on YouTube –
When: 19th Nov to 23rd Nov
Where: Kalamandir Auditorium, Mysore.
2. Bangalore Street Fair – Bangalore
Kid’s Directory and Apple of my I, a popular children’s store in Bangalore, bring you a one-of-a-kind STREET FAIR held on 12th A Main, Indiranagar Bangalore. There will be food stalls featuring Indian/International cuisines, clothing, games, local street attractions like tattoo art, pottery making, Mehndi and kid-friendly and adult-related activities.
When: Sunday, November 23rd.
Where: Indiranagar, 12th A main, Bangalore.
3. Peaceful Protest: Save Tribal Land of Manipur – New Delhi
The govt. of Manipur is trying to acquire 3000 acres of land at Haolenphai village near the border township of Moreh. The govt. is in the process of taking this land without the consent of the villagers and the tribal community.
In order to show their grievance to the govt. and urging to speed up the process of revoking the smart city plan in Haolenphai, TSA-D & NCR and Save Tribal Land group is jointly organising a protest on 22nd Nov, 2014 at Jantar Mantar. As this is a tribal issue they are earnestly inviting every tribal community in Manipur to support and participate in the protest. Know more about the even here.
When: November 22, Saturday, 2 pm to 4 pm
Where: Jantar Mantar, New Delhi
4. From Exclusion to Empowerment: The Role of Information and Communication Technologies for Persons with Disabilities – New Delhi
The major objective of the event is to promote the human rights and fundamental freedoms of persons with disabilities and to encourage all stakeholders to take concrete measures for the empowerment of persons with disabilities through the effective application of ICTs. Know more about the event here.
When: Monday, 24 November 2014 – 9:00am to Wednesday, 26 November 2014 – 6:00pm
Where: New Delhi
5. Dusk to Dawn Chennai Marathon 2014 – Chennai
Each of us has the power to renew lives by pledging to donate organs, and it is this very noble thought which is the start-point for the ‘Dusk to Dawn Chennai Marathon 2014’. It is an initiative to create awareness among people about liver diseases, liver wellness and Organ Donation. Do join hands at Island Grounds on 22nd November 2014 and show that you care! Know more about the event here.
When: November 22, 10pm
Where: Island grounds, Chennai