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A Celestial Affair A Journey beyond Solar System with Prof. Mujataba Lokhandwala

July 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The starry sky has intrigued and inspired mankind since time immemorial. Stories, myths, legends, poems, superstitions have been built around the stars.

Prof. Lokhandwala takes us on a journey into outer space, without us leaving our homes. He introduces us the stars, and the many romantic, mystical, mythological narratives around them. He opens our eyes to the discoveries of the universe through Astronomy, the scientific study of the stars.

Prof Lokhandwala takes us beyond the Earth's atmosphere to faraway galaxies and awe-inspiring celestial phenomena. For anyone who has looked up at the evening sky, marvelled at the stars and wondered what lies beyond - this program is a must-watch.

ABOUT THE PRESENTER
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Prof. Mujtaba
Lokhandwala wears many hats. He has a double Masters in Engineering,
and has taught in various engineering colleges.He is a corporate trainer, mentor and life coach. He is actively involved in sports and has umpired both national and international events. He is President Emeritus of Maharashtra Rowing Association, member of the Executive Committee of Maharashtra Olympic Association. And many, many more.Astronomy is his hobby and passion.
He is former President of Jyotirvidya Parisanstha, the oldest association of amateur astronomers in India.
He has authored two books on the subject: 'Aakaashatil Lapandao' on eclipses (in Marathi),
and 'Beyond Solar System' on cosmology.



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Details

Date:
July 17
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm