Jyotirvidya Parisanstha has arranged a study tour to Giant meterwave Radio Telescope (GMRT) at Khodad, and IUCAA Girawali Observatory, Girawali; both near Narayangaon, Pune on Sunday May 25, 2014. GMRT is the world’s largest array of radio telescopes at meter wavelengths. It contains 30 fully steerable 45 meter diameter antennas arranged in ‘Y’ shape with the diameter of nearly 25 km. IUCAA Girawali Observatory has 2 meter optical and near-infrared telescope. More information will be given on construction and working of these telescopes. Mr. Neeruj Mohan, Scientist, GMRT and Mr. Arvind Paranjpye, Director, Nehru Planetarium will guide the tour. Registration is open at Jyotirvidya’s office at Tilak Smarak Mandir between 6 to 8 p.m. Limited seats. For more information, contact Mr. Amit Kadlaskar (8308331441) or Ms. Aparna Kinkar (8308831973).