MangaloreCommerce Association, St. Aloysius College: Inauguration of ACME 2006 - inter-collegiate commerce festival; Apollo Fernandes, vice-president, Mangalore Chemicals and Fertilizers Ltd., chief guest; main auditorium, Light House Hill Road, 9 a.m.

Navodaya Multipurpose Souharda Cooperative Ltd.: Inauguration of share capital mobilisation drive by Sandhya Pai, Editor, Taranga; Sri Gududevananda swamiji, Sri Kshetra Odiyuru delivers benedictions; M.N. Rajendra Kumar, president, Karnataka State Cooperative Apex Bank Ltd., Bangalore and president, SCDCC Bank Ltd., Mangalore presides; H.S. Nagrajayya, deputy registrar of Cooperative Society, chief guest; Molahalli Shivarao memorial hall, 11 a.m.

Seyyid Madani Arabic Educational Trust: Inauguration of 37th annual day celebrations of the Seyyid Madani Arabic College and 27th convocation by K.S. Attakoya Thangal Kumbhol; distribution of degrees by K.S. Kunhikoya Thangal Kumbhol; Aseyyid Abdul Rahman Al-Bhuqari, Qazi of Ullal and college principal, presides; Seyyid Madani Darga, Ullal, 2.30 p.m.

Navodaya Gram Vikas Charitable Trust: Distribution of two-wheelers to motivators of Navodaya self help groups by H.N. Sathyanarayana Rao, Inspector-General of Police (Western Range); M.N. Rajendra Kumar, president, Karnataka State Cooperative Apex Bank Ltd., Bangalore and president, SCDCC Bank Ltd., Mangalore presides; Krishnappa Poojary, Commissioner, Mangalore City Corporation chief guest; Molahalli Shivarao memorial hall, 3 p.m.

Chinmaya Mission: Discourses in English by Swami Purushottamananda, Kaivalya Upanishad, 7 a.m.; Bhagavad Geeta chapter Seven; Sharada Sannidhi, Hoige Bazaar, 6.30 p.m.

MoodbidriSarvajanika Sri Ganeshotsava Samiti: 43rd annual Sri Ganeshotsava, ganahoma, 8 a.m.; immersion procession, Samaj Mandir, 7 p.m.

UdupiSri Krishna Math: Religious discourses by scholars, Rajangana, 5.30 p.m.