Aryabhat Foundation demonstrated the workings of a telescope at the Khurai Science Fair. People were shown the sunspots of the sun during the day. During the night, the planets and other interesting celestial objects were also shown.
A telescope making workshop was organized at Singularity, the tech-fest of IISER Bhopal. More than 80 students participated and they produced 27 refractor telescopes. The students were first explained the workings and different types of telescopes.