The highlight of the week is an exhibition which is being held on 8th, 9th and 10th of October 2018 at the Raja Ravi Varma Art Gallery on Ghole Road.
The Geoweek starts off with an exhibition being held on 8th, 9th and 10th of October 2018 at the Raja Ravi Varma Art Gallery on Ghole Road, Shivajinagar. It showcases entries of Geosciences projects, to the Inter-School Earth Science Contest – The Geolab 2018. Also, on display will be the top 25 entries of breath-taking photographs submitted to the International Photo Contest from Geoscience lovers from across the world.
The highlight of the event will be the exhibits from the personal collection of minerals, fossils and semiprecious stones of Mr. M.F. Makki, who has made this huge collection over the last 50 years. The display will include samples from Bolivia, Morocco, Mexico and many other places from the world. Mr. M.F. Makki will also deliver a talk on ‘Fascinating & Colorful world of Minerals’, wherein he will talk on the collection and processing of minerals.