RELIGION

Srirangam Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple: Kodaithirunal festival, Namperumal leaves sanctum sanctorum, 5.30 p.m.; reaches nalukal mandapam, 6.15 p.m.; reaches ulkodai mandapam, 7.45 p.m.; reaches the sanctum sanctorum, 10.15 p.m.

Rockfort Sri Thayumanaswami Temple: Chithirai car festival, Natarajar darshan, 8 a.m.; theerthavari 11 a.m.; velli rishabam, 7 p.m.

Sri Mahakaliamman, Sri Adimariamman Temple, South gate, Srirangam: Chitra Pournami festival, bringing tirumanjanam

from river Cauvery, 9 a.m.; maha abishekam, deeparadanai,

10.30 a.m.; tiruveedhi ula,

7 p.m.

Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayana Sabha, Srirangam: Parayanam, prarthana hall, Adhava complex, Amma Mandapam road, 6.30 p.m.

Sringer Sath Sangh: Sri Vishnu Sahasranama, Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam, Kandar Sashti kavacham, Sringeri Sankar mutt, Srirangam, 6 p.m.

Sumangali Narpani Manram, Srirangam: Pournami pooja, Sri Lakshmi vilakku pooja, Sri Veliyandal sannidhi, 6.30 p.m.

CULTURE

Ordnance Factory Tiruchi Employees Union and Nilal Thiraipada Iyakkam, Chennai: May Day, film festival, screening of films, Samikkannu Vincent hall, JSC Kalaiarangam, 2 noon; S. K. Beri, General Manager, OFT, inaugurates the festival, Thirunavukkarasu of Nilal Thiraipada Iyakkam, Mahadevaan of Nimai Ghosh Film Society, and others speak, 6 p.m.

GENERAL

Dalmia Rotary Club and CARD NGO: K. N. Nehru, Transport Minister, inaugurates the new building for the child labour special school, N. Gopalaswami, Director, Dalmia Cements, presides, Veeramamunivar nagar, Vadugarpettai, 10 a.m.

Rotary Club of Tiruchi Midtown: Rama Nambi Narayanan, state organising secretary, Swadeshy Jagran Munch, speaks on `SEZ

and Nandhigram', Dinesh P. Khanna presides, Hotel Femina,

7 p.m.

Mahatma Eye Hospital and the District Blindness Control Society: Free eye screening camp, Maithreyi Vidya Salai, East Boulevard road, 8 a.m.; SIT, Ariyamangalam, 9 a.m.

Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation - Tiruchi region:

K.N. Nehru, Transport Minister, inaugurates, new bus routes, Central Bus Stand, 8 a.m.