On March 28, 2015, walking through Ramanagara and the Bidadi Industrial Estate, Walk of Hope 2015-16 will enter Bengaluru, halting at Sarva Dharma Kendra for the day. Spread over 5 days from 1st April till the Walk for a better India moves out of the city on 10th April, covering 83 kms, there is a host of events and activities that have been organised that will help spread the message of the Walk of Hope in Bengaluru. The Walk of Hope Bengaluru page aims to share the most updated information of the Walk of Hope 2015-16 as it makes its incremental progress through the city's roads.
All are welcome and you are invited to participate with family and friends. There is no registration required or entry fee for the Walk or any of the events in Bengaluru. For more details, please call 1-800-200-5301 ( 9am – 8pm ) or raise a query on Walk of Hope Discussion forum - http://forum.walkofhope.in/ under the topic Karnataka.
 

Details of the Daily Program and Events

Dialogue of Hope Time : 5.15 p.m Venue : Sarva Dharma Kendra, Somanahalli gate (26th km), Kanakapura Road, Bengaluru. An interfaith panel discussion amongst the heads of diverse religious communities of Karnataka. The topic of discussion is “How to maintain a balance between the exterior material world and the inner spiritual world – Insights from different religions”.  

THE PANELISTS - PROFILES

The Day's Walk Starting point – Sarva Dharma Kendra (26th Km, Somanahalli Gate Cross, Kanakapura Road, Bengaluru) Departure time – 7 am sharp End Point – Shankaraa Foundation, Kanakapura Road ( Location ) Distance : 14.6 kms Route - Sarva Dharma Kendra, Kanakapura Road, near Avasarala Technologies, Shankara Foundation on Kanakapura Road

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Walk of Hope in Bengaluru-Route Map-3 April 2015
  Evening Program The Voice of Hope Time : 6.00 p.m. Venue : Shankaraa Foundation, Kanakapura Road ( Location ) An interactive session with residents from urban poor and rural communities across Bengaluru. This event is organised by Association for Voluntary Action and Service and the Ramanarpanam Trust. The youth from communities will express their viewpoints and questions on peace and harmony through music, dance and theatre.
The Day's Walk Starting point: Shankara Foundation, Kanakapura Road ( Location ) Departure time – 9.00 am End point – Ashirvad, St. Mark’s Road ( Location ) Distance : 15 kms Route - Shankara Foundation, Kanakapura Road, 15th Cross Road/Outer Ring Road, Aurobindo Marg, Jayanagar 9th Main Road, 10th Main Road, Siddapura Road, Hosur Main Road, K H Road (Double Road), Residency Road, Ashirvad

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Walk of Hope in Bengaluru-Route Map-4 April 2015
  Evening Program Song of Hope, Isha Rumi, Beyond Form Time : 6.00 p.m. Venue : Good Shepherd Auditorium, Richmond Road ( Location ) A presentation of "Isha Rumi- Beyond Form". This is a project that was inspired and guided by Sri M. It is a theatrical juxtaposition of the Ishavasya Upanishad and the Masnavi of Jalaluddin Rumi, sung in Dhrupad by Sunaad, an eclectic group of singers from Bengaluru, with music composed by Padmashree Gundecha Brothers.
The Day's Walk Starting point - Ashirvad, St. Mark’s Road ( Location ) Departure time – 9.00 am End point – Freedom Park, Old Central Jail Road, Gandhinagar ( Location ) Distance : 6 kms Route - Ashirvad on St. Mark’s Road, Residency Road, Mayo Hall, M G Road, Queens Road, Raj Bhavan Road, Race Course Road, Palace Road, Ramachandra Road, Freedom Park

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Walk-of Hope in Bengaluru Route Map-5 April 2015
  Evening Program A Celebration of Hope Time : 6.00 p.m. Venue : Freedom Park ( Location ) A Celebration of Hope - This event features a music concert by Raghu Dikshit presenting the poetry of Shishunala Sharief- the Kabir of Karnataka.  

Event Details

The Day's Walk Starting point - Mahabodhi Society ( Location ) Departure time – 6.00 am Halting point - Sree Maruti Sai Dham, Tumkur Road ( Location ) Distance - 21.9 km Route - Mahabodhi Society, Sheshadri Road, S C Road, Nagappa Road, Sampige Road, Sankey Road, C V Raman Road, Govardhan Theatre, Yeswantpur, Tumkur Road / Bangalore – Mangalore Highway, Sree Maruti SaiDham

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Walk of Hope in Bengaluru-Route Map-10 April-2015
  Evening Program Satsang Time : 6.00 p.m. Venue : Maruthi Mandir

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