Mahabharatam Sabha Parvam Upanyasam, organised by Malleswaram Desika Sabha, Bangalore, is scheduled to be conducted by Sri U.Ve. V.S. Karunakachariar Swamin from July 1 to 9, 2014 (except July 6th). The venue for the upanyasam is Sri Venugopala Krishnaswamy Temple, 11th Cross, Malleswaram, Bangalore. Astikas in and around the area may make it convenient to participate in the upanayasam.