Sri Sundara Vinayagar Temple, Sundararaj Nagar: Discourse on ‘Kamba Ramayanam’ by R. Arangarajan, 6.30 p.m.

Sri Varasidhi Vinayagar Temple, Ganapathy Nagar: Ganapathy homam, 7 a.m. and sthothra parayanam, 6.30 p.m.

Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayana Sabha, Srirangam: Parayanam, Sriman Nadhamunigal Sannidhi, 6.30 p.m.

Sri Swarna Vinayagar Temple, Ponnagar: Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayanam, 6 p.m.

Anjumane Tanmzeeme Ahle Sunnath Va Jamaath: Jashne Eid-E-Meeladun Nabi, Moulana Mohamed Shafeequddin Qadri from Uttar Pradesh delivers bayan, Jamia Mosque, Big Chowk, 10 p.m.


Nimai Gosh Film Society: Discussion on the Tamil film ‘Naan Kadavul’ and screening of the Palestine film ‘Paradise Now’, Sri Sivananda Balalaya, 5 p.m.

Ajantha School of Arts and ‘Kalvi Today’ monthly: Inter-school drawing and painting competition, St. Joseph’s College, 9 a.m.; T. Pavai, Principal, Vasavi Vidyalaya and Booma Ramanathan distribute prizes, 12.30 p.m.

Shenbaga Tamil Arangu: Anniversary, distribution of prizes to the winners of the essay writing competition, 4 p.m.; presentation of the ‘Tamilmamani’ award to P. Valan Arasu, former HOD of Tamil, St. John’s College, Palayamkottai, 5 p.m.; felicitations to Pazha Muthappan, Prema Nandakumar, writer, presides, 7 p.m.


Tamil Nadu Electricity Board: Launching of free power connection scheme for below-poverty line people under Rajiv Gandhi Rural Electrification Programme by Transport Minister K. N. Nehru, Collector T. Soundiah speaks, Keezhavaladi, 9 a.m.; launching of the scheme by Forest Minister N. Selvaraj, Thiruvarangapatti, Azhagiamanavalam village, noon.

District Administration: Inauguration of Integrated Housing and Slum Development Programme works by Transport Minister K. N. Nehru, Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology A. Raja and Collector T. Soundiah speak, Thuraiyur, 4 p.m.

District Employment Office: Tiruchi Study Circle, Private placement employer – job seeker meet and coaching class for TNPSC aspirants, 10 a.m.

Lalgudi Town Panchayat: K. N. Nehru, Transport Minister, distributes loans to SHGs, T. Soundiah, Collector, presides, Lalgudi, 9 a.m.

National Institute of Technology, Tiruchi: Department of Civil Engineering, Workshop on ‘concrete mix design’ sponsored by Grasim Industries and Ultra Tech Cement, K. A. Kuppusamy, Professor of Civil Engineering, NIT-T, inaugurates, 9.30 a.m.; S. Moses Santhakumar, HOD of Civil Engineering, NIT-T, delivers valedictory address, 4.30 p.m.

Bharathidasan University: Department of Computer Science, ‘Kshaktriya-09’ national level technical symposium, V. Ramachandran, Vice-Chancellor, Anna University, Tiruchi, delivers valedictory address, 5.15 p.m.

Bishop Heber College: Department of Social Work, national conference on ‘Millennium Development Goals: a social science perspective’, T. Soundiah, Collector, delivers valedictory address, 5 p.m.

Southern Railway: ‘Science Express’ exhibition, Fort Railway Station, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tiruchi Corporation: Varumun Kappom medical camp, Fatima Middle School, Puthur Four Roads, 9 a.m.

Arignar Anna Government Arts College, Musiri: Annual convocation, S. Thilak, RDO, chief guest, presides, 11 a.m.

Holy Cross College: Graduation Day, A. Ramasamy, Vice-Chairman, Tamil Nadu State Council for Higher Education, chief guest, 4 p.m.

Jamal Mohamed College: Department of Mathematics, workshop on ‘software in Mathematical modelling’, E. Kirubakaran, Senior DGM, BHEL, inaugurates, 9 a.m.; NSS special camp, N. Selvaraj, Forest Minister, inaugurates, Veerani, 10 a.m.; Zoology Association: National Science Day, S. Edison, Member, Board of Trustees, International Potato Centre, Lima, Peru, delivers special address, 11 a.m.

Nehru Memorial College, Puthanampatti: Youth Club, K. S. Devanathan from Urology and Infertility Clinic, speaks on ‘kidney stone diseases’, 3.45 p.m.

Seethalakshmi Ramaswami College: Department of Music, lecture demonstration on ‘Bhajana tradition’, by Anandha Rao, 9.30 a.m.

Seshasayee Institute of Technology: Annual Day, N. Venkatramani, Managing Partner, Manghalam Estates, chief guest, 3.30 p.m.; Alumni Association: Alumni Day celebrations, 6.30 p.m.

National College: Department of Physics, Golden Jubilee, P. Joseph, former HOD of Physics, EVR College, and S. Ravi speak, quiz, essay writing and paper presentation, 11 a.m.; Department of Social Work, awareness programme on alcoholism, Khajapettai, 6 p.m.

Kongunadu College of Engineering and Technology, Kongunadu Polytechnic College and Kongunadu College of Education: College Day and Sports Day, P.K. Ponnusamy, former Vice-Chancellor, Madras University, chief guest; Tholurpatti, Thottiyam, 4.30 p.m.

Kalai Kaviri College of Fine Arts: Graduation Day, T. T. Balsamy, Corporation Commissioner and Nandalala, State vice-president, Tamil Nadu Progressive Writers Association, chief guests, 5.30 p.m.

Srimad Andavan College of Arts and Science: NSS special camp, valediction, A. Chitra, Panayapuram panchayat president, chief guest, Panayapuram, 4 p.m.; D. Tuvari, Uttamarseeli panchayat president, chief guest, Uttamarseeli, 4 p.m.

Shrimati Indira Gandhi College: Department of Management Studies, T. Renganathan, Chartered Accountant, speaks on ‘project planning and financing’, 12 noon.

Chettinad College of Arts and Science: Convocation, M. Rajendran, Vice-Chancellor, Tamil University, chief guest, 11 a.m.; College Day, N. Anjaneyulu, Regional Manager, Central Bank of India, chief guest, 3.30 p.m.

J. J. College of Engineering and Technology: Environmental Research Centre and Science Colloquium, National Science Day, V. Kanna, Head, Environmental Survey Lab, Department of Atomic Energy, Kalpakkam, speaks on ‘Indian nuclear energy programme’, 11.30 a.m.

Kurinji College of Arts and Science: Graduation Day, P. Murugesan, Chancellor, PRIST University, Thanjavur, chief guest, 10.30 a.m.

M. A. M. College of Engineering: Workshop on ‘pervasive computing’, A. Vadivel from NIT-T, resource person, 10 a.m.

Rajaji Vidyalaya: Annual Day, A. Muniyandi, Principal, Kendriya Vidyalaya, OFT, chief guest, 5.30 p.m.

The Higher Secondary School for Boys, Srirangam: MCR Science Club, valediction of the activities, S. Thiyagarajan, former Principal, National College, chief guest, 12 noon.

Sri Sivananda Balalaya: National Science Day, Beautiful Plants – a photographic exhibition by Barn Owl Nature Club, Ramalinganagar, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; training programme for teachers, 10 a.m.

Chinmaya Vidyalaya Matriculation School, Srirangam: Science exhibition, 10 a.m.

Tamil Manila Jamiyathul Ulama: Ahmed Kabeer, president, state unit, presides, Mohamed Pura Mosque, Tennur, 5 p.m.

Off-shore Development Centre in Engineering Colleges: Corporate presentation by Leading Software Technologies Limited, Hotel Ramyas, 11 a.m.

Cinthol: Poonjaral, inter-collegiate youth festival, Shrimati Indira Gandhi College, 10 a.m.

Vijay TV: Pepsodent Chennai Super Kings Juniors audition, Bishop Heber College ground, 8 a.m. onwards.

RAAASi D’signer Jewellers: Exhibition of designer and traditional diamond jewellery, Ramasubbu, Associate Editor, Dinamalar, inaugurates, Sangam Hotel, 10.30 a.m. to 8.30 p.m.

Trichy Suzuki: Introduction of the new bike, K. N. Ramajayam, industrialist, chief guest, Cantonment, 5 p.m.