General

Department of Pharmacognosy, Ayurveda College: Secretary, Ayush, Government of India, Anitha Das inaugurates valedictory function of the 7th national seminar on medicinal plants, Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, 4 p.m.

DC Books: Chief Minister V. S. Achuthanandan releases book ‘Ghoshayathra’ written by journalist T.J.S. George, Press Club Hall, 4 p.m.

All India Peace and Solidarity Organisation: Climatologist K.V. Jayaram Potty (United Nation’s Asian Disaster Preparation Centre, Bangkok) inaugurates national seminar on ‘Global Warming and Climate Change,’ Industries Minister Elamaran Karim to be the chief guest, VJT Hall, 10 a.m.

P.S. Natarajapillai Memorial Government Higher Secondary School, Peroorkada: Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan inaugurates centenary celebrations, school premises, 5 p.m.

Margi: Film maker Adoor Gopalakrishnan delivers D. Appukkuttan Nair memorial lecture, staging of Kathakali, ‘Kalyanasaugandhikam,’ Margi Kathakali Centre, Fort, 5 p.m. onwards.

Religion

Attukal Bhagavathy Temple: Bhagavathyseva, Pushpabhishekam, 7.15 p.m.