- JNP is reopening the planetarium shows for public from 12th November 2020   |   - Details of arrangements made for the safety of visitors  |   - Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Bengaluru, has started to release an youtube link called 'Sky This Week' for public  |   - Syllabus-based video for class X students: Lecture of Chemistry topic - Bases (Part – 1 and 2) click here to watch   |  

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.

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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