Rockfort Thayumanaswamy Temple: Vinayagar Chathurthi festival, Kumara Ganapathy alangaram, discourse by A. Vasudevan, 6 p.m.

Sri Sringeri Sankara Mutt: Vinayagar Chathurthi festival, Sri Ganapathi Kalpa pooja, Amma Mandapam Road, Srirangam, 9 a.m.; Sri Ganapathi Aavarna pooja, jalatharangam by Anayampatti Ganesan, 7 p.m.

Sri Varasiddhi Vinayagar Temple, Ganapathi Nagar: Discourse on Sri Soundarya Lahari by Radhakrishna Sastrigal, 6.15 p.m.

Sriranga Narayana Jeer Mutt: Sriranga Narayana Jeer Swamigal’s Sadurmasya Sankalpam and Sadabisheka vaibhavam, discourse by V.S. Venkatachariar Swamy, North Uttira Street, Srirangam, 7 p.m.

Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayana Sabha: Parayana goshti procession, South Gate, Srirangam, 5.30 a.m.; Sahasranama parayanam, Sri Venugopalan Sannidhi,Srirangam Ranganathaswamy Temple, 6.30 p.m.

Ramzan Fast Timings: Ifthar, 6.35 p.m.; sahar ends, 4.30 a.m.


Seethalakshmi Ramaswami College: Lecture on Innovations in Science and Technology by A. Sivathanu Pillai, Chief Controller (R&D), Defence Research and Development Organisation and MD, BRAHMOS Aerospace Limited, 10 a.m.

Tiruchi Corporation: Council meeting, Mayor S. Sujatha presides, 4.15 p.m.

Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University: Workshop for farmers on ‘Producing green fodder for cattle,’ P. Murali Manohar, Director Cattle Welfare Centre, TANUVAS, chief guest, T. Soundiah, Collector, releases the handbook, Hotel Sevana, 10 a.m.

Bharathidasan University Department of Women’s Studies and Women Entrepreneurs Association of Tamil Nadu: Valediction of skill development programme for women on engineering and fabrication, G. Ramakrishnan, General Manager (Outsourcing), BHEL, Tiruchi, delivers the valedictory address, Gopinath Ganapathy, Director, Bharathidasan University Technology Park, presides, Khajamalai campus, 3 p.m.

Bharathidasan Institute of Management: Lecture on Emotional Intelligence-Spiritual Quotient by Sachin Parabm, Consultant Trainer, Reliance Industries, Mumbai, 10.30 a.m.

National College: Workshop on ‘Total Solar Eclipse 2009,’ T. Nallathambi, Joint Director of Collegiate Education, inaugurates, K. Anbarasu, principal, presides, 10 a.m.; valedictory address by K. Sivasamy, Assistant Director, Tamil Development Department, 4 p.m.; Inauguration of History Association, Rajan Krishnan, Anthropologist, Columbia University, inaugurates and delivers lecture on ‘History of Globalisation,’ 12.30 p.m.

Indian Council of Historical Research and Department of History, Bharathidasan University: Training course on Historiography and Research Methodology, lectures by M.S.S. Pandiyan and Selva Kumar, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Jamal Institute of Management: I. Ameen Ahmed, founder and CEO, ACEE Projects World, speaks on Project Management, 11.30 a.m.

Pavendar Bharathidasan College of Engineering and Technology: Lecture on ‘Design and Implementation of Soft Computing Technique,’ by P.R. Venkateswaran, Associate Professor, Manipal University, 1.45 p.m.

Bishop Heber College: Programme on ‘Time Management,’ G. Balakrishnan, former vice principal, St. Joseph’s College, resource person, 11.30 a.m.

Anna University - Tiruchi: Workshop on ‘3D Animation and Web Technology,’ 10 a.m.

J.J. College of Engineering and Technology: Campus interview by Syscon Softech Ltd., 10 a.m.

Shrimathi Indira Gandhi College: Workshop on ‘Soft Skills,’ 2 p.m.

North Eastern Handicrafts and Handlooms Development Corporation: North East crafts fair, Makkal Mandram, Thillai Nagar, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.