Samayapuram Mariamman Temple: Thai poosam festival, Amman purappadu in Sesha vaganam, 8.30 p.m.
Sri Maruthi Vinayagar Temple Asthiga Samaj: Sri Radha Kalyana mahotsavam, Ashtapathi bhajans, CKVI Apartments complex, Thiruvanaikovil, 7 p.m.
Panchamuga Vinayagar Temple, Bikshandarkovil: Maha abishekam to Sri Bala Murugan, 6 p.m.
Sri Swarna Vinayagar Temple, Ponnagar: Sri Lalitha Sahasranama parayanam, 6 p.m.
Sringeri Sath Sangh: Sri Vishnu-Sri Lalitha Sahasranama parayanam, Sharadambal Sannidhi, Amma Mandapam Road, Srirangam, 6 p.m.
Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayana Sabha: Parayana goshti procession, Padhala Krishnan Sannidhi, 5.30 a.m.; Sri Krishnar Sannidhi, Srirangam Ranganathaswamy Temple, 6.30 p.m.
Srimad Andavan Arts and Science College: Pongal Isai vizha, felicitations to R.Aaravamudhachariar, recipient of President’s Award, Mayor Sarubala R.Tondaiman and A.K.C.Natarjan, clarinet vidwan, speak, 10 a.m.; Harikatha Pravachanam by Aaravamudhachariar & party, 11 a.m.; vocal concert by Subashini Parthasarathi & party, 2 p.m.
Tamil Sangam: M.Balakrishnan speaks on Yoga, W.B.Road, 6.30 p.m.
Vairachettipalayam Tamil Sangam: S.Varadharajan speaks on Azhvars, Udayasree speaks on Tiruppavai and V.G.Tholkappian speaks on Mahabharatham, Kalvi Karpagam campus, 6 p.m.
Srirangam Schools: Founder’s day, T.Sankaralingam, Chairman and Managing Director, National Thermal Power Corporation, chief guest, D.Devadas, Vice-Chairman, Managing Committee, presides, 3.30 p.m.
Jamal Social Work Association: Interaction on Child Rights with A.Sivakami, Advisor, Save the Children,Chennai, 11 a.m.
Pavendar Bharathidasan College of Engineering and Technology: Staff development programme, V.Subramaniam, Director, Jaya Engineering College, inaugurates, A.M.Raman, Advisor, Saraswathi Educational and Health Trust, presides, 10.15 a.m.
Association of Physicians of India: U.M.Sivananthan, Professor, University of Leeds, speaks on Role of Cardiac Imaging in Acute Chest Pain, Alister Hall, Senior Cardio Vascular Researcher, speaks on Role of Genetics in Cardio Vascular Disease, Hotel Sangam, 8 p.m.
The Indian Institute of Welding: Workshop on Design of Welded Components Against Fatigue Damage, Ing.Hobbacher of Germany, resource person, Institution building, BHEL campus, 9 a.m.
Spastics Society of Tamil Nadu, SHARON and WORTH Trust: Awareness programme on Disability, K.Radha Krishnan, Managing Director, WORTH Trust, chief guest, R.Shyamala, District Rehabilitation Officer, speaks, Worth Industries, Manikandam, 11 a.m.
Lions Clubs International: Inauguration of Leo Club of DSM Sort and Leo Club of Tiruchi South, S.T.Srinivasan, district governor, chief guest, Hotel Femina, 6.30 p.m.
Co-optex: Pongal discount sale, Pothigai showroom, near Central Bus Stand, 9.30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation: Jewellery exhibition-cum-sale, V.Sujatha, Principal,Cauvery College for Women, inaugurates, 11 a.m.; exhibition time, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.