Clothes drive, INK Women, heritage walk and a lot more to look forward to this week. Here are 6 events you might like to attend this week.
1. Kolkata Clothes Drive – Kolkata
TEMS NEEDED: Clothes in good condition for all ages, belts, bags, scarfs and winter wear.
PLEASE DO NOT DONATE: Ripped, worn-out or stained clothes, undergarments, socks or shoes.
HOW WILL IT HELP?
A citywide program providing clothes and jobs to families living in slum communities and villages. More details here.
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When: 1st March
Where: 22, Saktigarh Road, Jadavour
2. INK Women 2015 – Bengaluru
The theme for INK Women 2015 is ‘Future Billions’. The sessions will give you a glimpse into the powerful ideas of today that will ignite the minds of tomorrow. The event will also focus on new trends in learning. The event is a part of the INK Fellows Series, and will have a number of INK Fellows participating and presenting. More details.
When: 3rd March
Where: CMRIT, Bengaluru
3. What is Auroville – Chennai
‘What is Auroville’, a month-long festival of Auroville’s multifarious activities, including the community’s achievements in arts, culture, handicrafts, alternative technologies and a variety of innovative approaches to societal living, will be held across various locations in Chennai during March 2015! More details.
When: 1st march
Where: ITC Grand Chola, Chennai
4. Bazars of Delhi
This walk is not a guided tour, but rather an attempt to rediscover the rich cultural heritage of India through its ‘various sights, sounds and fragrances’. In this walk, you not only get to walk through the by-lanes of the old city of Delhi, but also get to rediscover it through its flavors and aromas. You not only get to see the hidden monuments, lanes and by-lanes of the Old Delhi but also get a chance to visit the traditional markets of Delhi. More details.
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When: 28th Feb
Where: Chandni Chowk Delhi , Central Delhi
5. Carnatic Vocal Concert – Bengaluru
Most Carnatic Vaggeyyakaras pre and post Trinity period have composed several compositions on Lord Muruga. Compositions on Lord Muruga hold an important place in Carnatic Music especially for their lyrical beauty and descriptive sahityam. Muruga, also referred to as Kartikeya or Subramanya is the younger son of Lord Shiva and Parvathy. His grace is capable of bestowing the desired boons on his devotees. Every composition has its own beauty in terms of Raga, Bhava and Sahithyam, giving us also an insight about the Vaggeyakara. More Details.
When: 27th Feb
Where: Auditorium, Bangalore International Centre TERI Complex, 4th Main, 2nd Cross, Domlur II Stage.
6. Blood Donation Drive – Chennai
Passionate about blood availability to every, Lions Blood Bank is organising various blood donation drives in Chennai. More details here.
When: 27th Feb
Where: Near Sembakkam Corporation, Chennai
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