Registration is open for "Science Over Weekends"   |     Summer Programm called "Astronomy through Apps" for class high school students  |   Planetarium shows remain suspended from 16.04.2021   |   Quarterly Bulletin BASELine No.24 - February 2021 of the Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Bangalore Association of Science Education.   |  

Bangalore Association for Science Education (BASE)

Bangalore Association for Science Education (BASE) is devoted to science popularisation and non formal science education. In addition to administering Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, BASE has established a Science Centre in the Planetarium. The Science Centre serves as a nucleus for non-formal science education at all levels.

Show Schedule :

In view of rising number of Covid cases at an alarming rate, as a measure of abundant caution, sky theatre shows of the Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium remain suspended from April 16, 2021 until further notice. Public are requested to kindly cooperate. However, online activities will be continued. .

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Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium is located at the heart of the city; it is only 2km from the city railway station and about 1.5km from the cantonment railway station.

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Science Education

One of the primary objectives of BASE is to impart quality science education at all levels that identify and nurture creative talents in science students to enable them to pursue career in research and teaching.

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Science Popularisation

Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Bengaluru reopens after its temporary closure for renovation in March, 2016 the planetarium a more joyful and stimulating experience.

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Useful Info.

On 9th January 2017, the bright star Rohini will be covered by the Moon for about half an hour from 6.30 pm to 7 pm. People may enjoy the sight with telescopes or even with naked eye.

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Videos of Special Lectures

Sky this week
Special Lectures
Syllabus-based lectures for class10 students
Astronomy Videos