Sri Swarna Vinayagar Temple-Ponnagar: Special abishekam and pujas, 9 a.m.; pradosham special abishekam and Swamy Thiruveedhi Ula, 4.30 p.m.

Sringeri Sath Sangh: Sri Vishnu and Sri Lalitha Sahasranama parayanam, Saradambal Temple, Amma Mandapam Road, 6 p.m.


Govindammal Tamil Mandram: Singaravelan speaks on Tamil History, Pappammal Anna Chathram, Keezha Chinthamani, 7 p.m.


Jamal Mohammed College: Discussion on Union Budget, T. Govindaraj, Director, Centre for Cauvery Delta Development Studies, speaks, 10 a.m.; valediction of Commerce Association, S. Chenthil Kumar, Chartered Accountant, speaks, 10 a.m.

J.J. College of Engineering and Technology: Conference on `Distributed and Soft Computing,' 10 a.m.

Chettinad College of Arts and Science: Convocation, A. Mutharasu, Syndicate Member, Bharathidasan University, delivers convocation address, 4.30 p.m.; college day celebration, Lena Tamilvanan, chief guest, 5.30 p.m.

St. Joseph's College: Discussion on Union Budget, S. Pushpavanam and R. Saminatharathinam speak, 9.30 a.m.; Business Quiz, 1 p.m.; debate on Youth and Social Responsibility, 3 p.m.

Urumu Dhanalakshmi College: Seminar on `Problems of Society and Remedies in Modern Novels,' Devasangeetham, Principal, Sri Venkateswara University

College, Tirupathi, inaugurates,

9.30 a.m.

Bishop Heber College Sadhana Cell for Women: Workshop on `Maternity Protection Benefits in Tamil Nadu,' U. Nirmala Rani, advocate, speaks on `Women's Rights and Protection,' 9.30 a.m.; Department of Mathematics: Inter-collegiate meet, Marcus Diepen Boominathan, principal, distributes prizes, 9 a.m.; Department of Social Work: Awareness programme on health, Bishop Heber Higher Secondary School, Puthur, 3.30 p.m.

Seethalakshmi Ramaswami College: Programme on Home Science, 11 a.m.

Rotary Club of Tiruchi Metro: `Roto Expo,' consumer goods exhibition, G Corner Exhibition grounds, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Poompuhar: All India handicrafts exhibition, Singarathope, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

National Book Trust and New Century Book House: Book exhibition, near Chathiram Bus Stand, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.