RELIGION

Sri Akilandeswari Jambukeswarar Temple: Panguni festival, 6 p.m.

Sri Swarna Vinayagar Temple-Ponnagar: Masi magam, special abishekam and pujas, 9 a.m.; Sri Vishnu Sahasranama parayanam, 6 p.m.

Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayana Sabha: Sahasranama parayanam, Anbil Perumal Pandal, Coleroon banks, North Gate, Srirangam, 6 p.m.

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

Organising Committee: Sri Vishnu Sahasranama parayanam, C-2 Vijay Pravinaa Apartments, X B Cross, Thillai Nagar, 5 p.m.

Sumangali Narpani Mandram: Sri Lakshmi vilakku puja, Sri Veli Andal Sannadhi, 6.30 p.m.

CULTURE

Kailasupuram Club: Holi celebrations, BHEL Township, 6.30 p.m.

Cauvery College for Women: Valediction of `Wings 07,' D. Napoleon, cine actor, chief guest, 3 p.m.

Shenbaga Tamil Arangu: Durai Namachivayam speaks on `Sidhandha Kalanidhi,' 6.30 p.m.

GENERAL

Bharathidasan University School of Life Sciences: Inauguration of seminar on `Bio-Informatics' by M. Chidambaram, Director, National Institute of Technology, P. Gautham, Centre for Bio-Technology, Anna University, delivers keynote address, C. Thangamuthu, Vice-Chancellor, presides, 9.30 a.m.; Department of Computer Science: Valediction of free-open source symposium, R. Dhanapal, Head, Department of Computer Science, Bishop Heber College, speaks, 4.30 p.m.

Tiruchi Engineering College: Convocation, K.A. Padmanabhan, Professor of Eminence, Anna University, 10.45 a.m.

National Institute of Technology: `Probe 07,' 8.30 a.m.; R. Sandhanadurai, Assistant General Manager (IT Solutions and Services), BHEL, 5 p.m.; `Mettle 07,' inauguration, 8.45 a.m.; lecture by P.C. Angelo, Director, Metals Testing and Research Centre, PSG College of Technology, 9.45 a.m.

Tamil Nadu Science and Technology Centre and Anna Science Centre: Prize distribution to winners of National Science Day celebrations, T. Vijaya Grace, Regional Joint Director of Collegiate Education, chief guest, 11 a.m.

St. Joseph's College: Workshop on `Inter-personal skills for the faculty,' Rev.A. Joseph, Secretary, inaugurates, 9.30 a.m.

Government Museum: Prize distribution to winners of painting contest and inauguration of painting exhibition, Ashish Vachhani, Collector, chief guest, 4 p.m.

Saranathan College of Engineering: Lecture on T.J. Vijayakumar, Chief Manager, Indian Overseas Bank, speaks on `e-Banking,; 3.15 p.m.

Kurinji College of Engineering and Technology: Seminar on `Advances in Crystal Physics,' P.S. Joseph, Head, Department of Physics, Periyar E.V.R. College, resource person, 9.30 a.m.

Pavendar Bharathidasan College of Engineering and Technology: Symposium on `Advancement and Challenges in Bio-Technology,' M.R. Arun, inaugurates, 10 a.m.

District Employment Office: Programme on `Enhancing numerical reasoning ability skills,' 3 p.m.

Oxford Engineering College: `Oxcem 07,' 10 p.m.

Anti-Corruption Movement: R. Somasundaram speaks, Hotel Raja, 6 p.m.

Saraswathi Balamandir Matriculation School-Srinivasa Nagar: Annual day, K.N.Nehru, Transport Minister, chief guest, 4 p.m.

Shivani Polytechnic: Valediction of NSS special camp, S. Nagarajan, Deputy General Manager, Canara Bank, chief guest, Inam Mathur, 10.30 a.m.

Love Dale Matriculation School-Airport: Annual Day, Mathew John, Commissioner of Customs, chief guest, 5.30 p.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.

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited and Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited: Launching of sale of BSNL cash cards through BPCL LPG distributors by A.Balraj, Principal General Manager, BSNL, Tiruchi, Hotel Femina, 11.30 a.m.

Bishop Heber College: Awareness programme on alcoholism and AIDS, Periyar Maniammai Nagar, Thuvakudimalai, 5 p.m.; Programme on `Empowerment of the Weak,' St.Thomas Mercy Home, Crawford, 3 p.m.

St.Joseph's College New Hostel: Hostel day, M.Thirumeni, Principal, Mannar Sarafoji Govt., Arts College, chief guest, 5.30 p.m.

Thanthai Hans Roever College and Operation Rainbow: Awareness programme on anti-retroviral therapy, Marist Borthers House, Mela Street, U.K.Malai, 10.30 a.m.

Ci.Paa. Aathithanar All India Society of Journalism: 80th anniversary of `Kudiyarasu' journal, seminar on `role of Tamil journals in the social transformation', C. Thangamuthu, Vice-Chancellor, Bharathidasan University, Radha Chellappan, Head, Department of Tamil of the university, S.V. Rajadurai from Periyar Research Centre, and others speak, Annadurai from Tamil University, presides, 10.30 a.m., valediction, Rama Sundaram delivers address, 4 p.m.

Bishop Heber College: Entrepreneur Development Cell, Entrepreneurship Development Week of India celebrations, R. Thiyagarajan, Director, Sadhana HR Solutions, chief guest, 5 p.m.

Montfort School, Kattur: Parents Day, Rev. Bro. Dhanaraj, Provincial, Brothers of St. Gabriel, chief guest, K. N. Sekaran, MLA, guest of honour, K. N. Nehru, Transport Minister, presides, 6 p.m.