National Institute of Personnel Management (Kerala Chapter): Seminar and open house on ESI & Provident Fund, R. Subhash, Regional PF Commissioner, Kerala, and Jose Cherian, regional director, ESIC, to participate, Hotel Abad Plaza, M.G. Road, 9.30 a.m.

Lions Clubs International Lions District 324E4, Kerala Federation of the Blind: International White Cane Day, rally from Manorama Junction, 10 a.m., meeting, Cochin East Lions Community Hall, Gandhi Nagar, Kadavanthra, 11.30 a.m.

Maharaja’s College: Inauguration of ‘Sahithyavedi’, Seminar hall, 11 a.m., staging of ‘Kalyanasougandhikam’ Koodiyattam, Malayalam hall, 1.30 p.m.

Swadeshi Science Movement: Swasraya Bharath 2008, national self-reliance week celebrations, students’ meet, 9.30 a.m., cultural programmes, 6.30 p.m., Ernakulathappan Ground.


Cochin Film Society: Screening of film Love in the Time of Cholera, Gallery OED, Warriam Road, 6 p.m.

Kerala Lalithakala Akademi: Exhibition of ceramic works by Leelamani Pillai, Durbar Hall Art Centre, 11 a.m.

Ishka: Exhibition of paintings by C.N. Karunakaran, Canonshed Road, 11 a.m.

Nanappa Art Gallery: Exhibition of paintings by T. Kaladharan, Karikkamuri Cross Road, 11 a.m.

Chaithanya Art Gallery: ‘The journey within’ - exhibition of paintings, Nettepadam Road, 10.30 a.m.