Bhola & Blonde introduced a special mango menu as a summer treat. Starting from dahi From mango kebab to mango chili fish, there will be delicacies that will have a dash of mango in them, whether appetizers, mocktails or entrees and desserts.

The menu will be at Bhola & Blond in Indiranagar, all day until the end of May. Call 9513440101 for details.


An evening of poetry

Naveen Kishore’s first collection of poetry, knotted grief, published by Speaking Tiger will be released on May 7 at 5 p.m. The author will be in conversation with the poet Satya Dash. Naveen is a theater lighting designer, photographer, filmmaker, poet and recipient of the Goethe Medal and Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters.

The venue will be the Champaca Bookstore, Library and Cafe, near Queens Road.


A special menu for mothers

To celebrate Mother’s Day, Justbe Resto Café, Sadashivanagar, has concocted a special menu, which reinvents the classic dishes that mothers have cherished by their families for generations. The menu is put together by Justbe founder Nidhi Nahata and her son Devansh. There will be dishes like wasabi dahi papdi, dal khakraonion pakoda babka and Afghan burrito to name a few.

The menu will be available on May 8, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Call 88841 63061 / 7353773695 for reservations.

Folk with a contemporary twist

Ranga Shankara presents “Emotions and Mother Tongue” on May 8 at 5:30 p.m. The evening will feature Praveen Alva, who will engage the audience with folk melodies, sung in contemporary sensibilities and arrangements as part of Sunday’s RS Connect at Ranga Shankara.

Praveen is a self-taught guitarist, songwriter and writer in Tulu. Free entry. Call 2649 3982 for details.


Fashion extravaganza

An ongoing exhibition and sale at Lalit Ashok ends on May 8. Hi Life exhibition, includes home decor, luxury products, designer clothes, jewelry, fashion accessories and more. It is open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily.



Dr. Anupama Kylash (a representative of Kuchipudi and Vilasini Natyam) from Hyderabad, will present an evening of Abhinaya. The event will take place on May 8 at 7 p.m. at Swastika School of Dance and Music, 187, 4th Cross 4th Main, GKVK Layout, Jakkur. Tickets are priced at ₹250. Call 98863334046 for details.


book launch

Book by author Pranay Patil, Burgundian winters: In Europe, will launch on May 7. He will be joined by journalist Rajdeep Sardesai and actor/entrepreneur Pooja Bedi. The event will take place at Higginbothams, MG Road, at 4.30pm.


Relax to music

Ravi Kulur and friends will perform at Windmill Craftworks, May 6 and 7, starting at 9:30 p.m. The evening will feature Ravi (flute), Keith Peters (bass0, Jeoraj Stanley (drums), Akash P (keyboard) and Anirudh Bhat (mridanga and Carnatic percussion). Call 088802 33322 for tickets.



Fox in the Field, a microbrewery in Shantiniketan Forum, Whitefield, is hosting a stand-up comedy on May 7. The evening will feature Saikiran and his solo number titled “Nearly Nice Guy” at 7 p.m. For more details call 8904353612.


A summer camp

The Birds & You – Art and music summer camp presented by the Indian Music Experience (IME) will be held from May 9th to 13th.

The session aims to bring ecology and music together and will include musical storytelling, clay modeling of birds, dance, yoga and more. It is open to children from 6 to 12 years old and the entry fee is ₹1,500.

The venue will be the IME/Outdoor Performance Theater. Call 95913 32701.


Art and conversation

The RMZ Foundation and the Bangalore International Center (BIC) are organizing an Artist Talk series, which will feature Shanthamani Muddaiah and his artwork.

The event will capture one-of-a-kind works of art, life experiences and inspirations that shape art and the progression of artists, allowing the public to engage in the discussion as something more intimate rather than out of it. have abstract ideas. The event will take place at BIC, Domlur, on May 7 at 6pm. Free entry.


The Lagori group plays

The group Lagori will perform live at Forum Koramangala on May 7 at 6:30 p.m., as part of the Grand Launch of the Combo Store Wow! Momo and Wow! The evening will feature Geeth Vaz (electric guitar/acoustic/backing vocals), Edward Rasquinha (acoustic guitar/backing vocals) and Vinyl Kumar (drums/shakers/cajon/backing vocals).