The Department of PG social work of St. Philomena College had organized a programme on Mangalayana and star gazing with the collaboration of Department of PG Physics on 20th November in educational rural camp at Padnoor higher primary school, Puttur Taluk.
This programme was intended to develop the interest in astrophysics and in star gazing among the students. The expert in this field Dr A P Radhakrishna, Professor of St Philomena College was invited as resource person to give the detailed information about the mangalayana. After that he conducted the star gazing programme for students and local people and explained about different stars, galaxies, planets, satellites etc.
Mr Mamacchan, the Physical Teacher of Padnoor higher primary school presided over the function. Fr.Jastinraj welcomed and presented vote of thanks.