Samayapuram Sri Mariamman Temple: Thai Poosam tiruvizha, Ambal purappadu by Vellikuthirai vahanam, 8.30 p.m.
Sri Panchavarnaswamy Temple, Woraiyur: Sri Arivattaayar Nayanar gurupujai, Special abhishekam and prayers 6.15 p.m.
Sri Maruthi Vinayagar Asthika Samajam: Sri Radha kalyana mahotsavam, sampradaya unjaviruthi, 7.30 a.m.; Sri Radha kalyanam, 8 a.m., to 1 p.m.; Sri Anjaneya urchavam, CKVI apartments, Tiruvanaikovil, 7 p.m.
Sri Swarna Vinayagar Temple, Ponnagar: Pradhosham, special abishegam, poojas and Swami thiru ula, 5 p.m.
Tamil Nadu Samarasa Sudha Sanmarga Sathiya Sangam: Thaipoosa peruvizha, Arutperum jothi agaval recital, Vallalar Arulmani maadam, Senthaneerpuram, 9 a.m.
Sri Karpaga Vinayagar Temple, Bhelpur: Mahakumbabishekam, fourth kala pooja, 5 a.m.; yagasalai, poornahudi, 7 a.m.; kumbabishekam for vimanams and other deities, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.; procession, 7 p.m.
Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Paryana Sabha, Srirangam: Parayanam, Garuda mandapam, Sri Rangathaswamy Temple, 4 p.m.; maha pradhosham, Kattazhagiasingar sannidhi, T. V. Koil, 6 p.m.
Sringeri Sath Sangh: Sri Vishnu Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam, Kolaru Pathigam, Sringeri Sankar Mutt, 6 p.m.
Tiruchi Kamban Kazhagam: Kamban festival, ‘suzhalum sorpor’ K. Sekar, Principal, Urumu Dhanalakshmi College, moderates, Srimathi Indira Gandhi College, 9.30 a.m.; S. Jagathrakshakan, Chancellor, Bharath University, releases the book ‘Ullam Kavar Kamban’ authored by R. Radhakrishnan, Sankara Seetharaman and others speak and pattimanram, So. Sathiyaseelan moderates, 6 p.m.
Sri Kailasa Ganapathy Temple, Kailashnagar: Pongal festival, painting, healthy baby, fancy dress, Thiruppavai and music competitions, 9.30 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Paavanar Tamizhiyakkam: Ira Ilankumaranar and V. N. Somasuntharam speak, St. Paul Seminary, 3.30 p.m.
BHEL Muthamizh Manram: Pongal and Thiruvalluvar Day celebrations, R.N. Misra, ED, BHEL, chief guest, R. Anandan, GM, BHEL, presides, recreation centre, 6.30 p.m.
Directorate of Information and Public Relations: Multi-media campaign, K. N. Nehru, Transport Minister, inaugurates, N. Selvaraj, Forests Minister and others speak, Ashish Vachhani, Collector, presides, Makkal Manram, 6 p.m.
All India P and T and other Central Government Pensioners Association: Meeting, Bishop Heber HSS, Teppakulam, 4 p.m.
District Employment Office: Tiruchi Study Circle, free coaching for UPSC exams, 10 a.m.
Oxford Engineering College, Pirattiyur: National IT aptitude test for engineers by NIIT, 10 a.m.
ABC Hospital and Vasan Eye Hospital: Free eye screening camp, St. Mary’s Middle School, Mannarpuram, 10 a.m.; cultural programmes, T. T. Palsamy, Corporation Commissioner, and others speak, 4 p.m.
Seahorse Hospitals Ltd: Health camp for the railway police personnel, hospital premises, 10 a.m.
Mahatma Eye Hospital: Medical camps, Corporation High School, East Boulevard road; Ponnayya HS, Palakkarai, Subam Garden apartments, Srinivasanagar; Sooriyur, 10 a.m.
Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation Ltd: Jewels exhibition, Poompuhar, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Cooptex: Pongal rebate sales, Pothigai showroom, 9.30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Bharathidasan University Department of Commerce and Financial Studies: Seminar on Recent Trends in Capital Markets and Financial Innovations, plenary session, S. Karthikeyan, Director, Coimbatore Capital Market Ltd., speaks on Investors Protection, university campus, 9.30 a.m.; valedictory address by S.Dhakshinamurthy, Assistant General Manager, Securities Exchange Board of India, V.Radhakrishnan, Registrar, presides, 3.45 p.m.