National Symposium on 'The Handmade'

A Gram Seva Sangh, St. Joseph's Institute of Management and Environment Support Group initiative

Date: 6 January, 2018
Time: 9 am to 4 pm
Venue: St. Joseph's Institute of Management, 28/1, Primrose Road, Ashoknagar, Bangalore 560025.
Irrfan Khan, M S Satyu, Neelakant Mama and Uzramma at Handmade Symposium

Handmade Symposium Irrfan Khan


Handmade Symposium Schedule



"Beerappa's Tallanna" screened at National Institute for Advanced Studies

A film conceptualised by Bhargavi S. Rao and Leo F. Saldanha for Amrit Mahal Hitarakshana aagu Horata Samithi

7 March, 2018

NIAS Invitation Beerappa Film


“Can Interlinking Rivers and Greening their Banks Save our Cities?”

A report of a symposium organized by Environment Support Group

Written by ESG Team
15 December, 2017

Can Interlinking Rivers and Greening their Banks Save our Cities?”

15 December 2017, Bangalore


“Can inter-linking rivers and greening their banks save our cities?”

Invitation to a Symposium

Date: 15 December, 2017
Time: 10 am to 1.30 pm
Venue: @ Ashirwad (Behind Kabab Corner), St. Mark's Road Cross, Bangalore 560001
River linking

River Linking and Cities



How to Understand and Comment on the Revised Draft Masterplan (RMP) 2031 for Bengaluru

An ESG "How to do it?" Workshop initiative

Date: 16 December, 2017
Time: 4 pm to 6.30 pm (followed by the screening of a documentary: Our Metropolis)
Venue: ESG Workshop Space, 1575, Ring Road, Banashankari II Stage, Bangalore 560070




Screening of "Sikkidre Shikari, Ildidre Bhikari": A documentary about Hakki Pikkis by Madhu Bhushan and Vinod Raja

Date: 15 December, 2017
Time: 6 pm
Venue: Suchitra Cinema and Cultural Academy 36, 9th Main, BV Karanth Road, Banashankari 2nd Stage, Bangalore 560070 T: +91 80 26711785 Map:



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Sikkidre Shikari Illdidre Bhikari

Thursday Talkies to screen 'Beerappa's Angst"

Followed by a talk on the prevailing situation in Challakere by Leo Saldanha

Date: 30 November, 2017
Time: 11 am
Venue: St. Joseph's College of Commerce, AV Room, Brigade Road, Bangalore
Thursday Talkies

Beerappas Angst screening at Thursday Talkies


Taayavva: A musical in Kannada written and directed by Prasanna

An historical cultural message

Press Release : Bangalore : 21 November 2017


Farewell to a rare Environmental Activist and Great Humanist: Latha Anantha is No More

Environmental Justice Movement in India says Goodbye to a compadre

Press Release : Bangalore : 16 November 2017
Our dear Latha Anantha, who founded the River Research Centre at Thrissur, Kerala and spearheaded the resistance to the Chalakudy Dam, and also led and participated in tens of struggles for environmental justice around the world, is no more with us.