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The Asiatic Society of Mumbai

takes pleasure in inviting you and your friends to the release of the reprinted edition of
‘Colloquies on the Simples & Drugs of India’ by GARCIA DA ORTA on
Tuesday, 31st March, 2015, at 5.30 p.m. in the Durbar Hall of the Society.

The Chief Guest for the function will be
Dr. Aroon Tikekar
Renowned historian and Ex-President of the Society.

Dr. R.D. Lele
Emeritus Professor of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (India),
will preside.

This book has been reprinted with the generous donation received in the name of late Vimal N. Shah, former Hon. Secretary and Vice-President of the Asiatic Society of Mumbai.

Kindly join us for tea at 5.00 p.m.
- Vispi Balaporia, Hon. Secretary
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Programme

Welcome : Shri S.G. Kale, President of the Society
Book Release and Speech
by the Chief Guest : Dr. Aroon Tikekar
Presidential Speech : Dr. R.D. Lele
Vote of thanks : Vispi Balaporia

The Asiatic Society of Mumbai
takes pleasure in inviting you and your friends to
the 17th Gulestan and Rustom Billimoria Endowment Lecture

by Naresh Fernandes
Journalist, Author and Editor of the Digital daily 'Scroll.in' on

 'How did Jazz become Indian music?' on
Friday, 27th March, 2015, at 5.30 p.m. in the Durbar Hall of the Society.
 Yogesh Kamdar
Jt. Director, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, and  Hon. Finance Secretary of the Society, will preside.

Kindly join us for tea at 5.00 p.m.
- Vispi Balaporia, Hon. Secretary