RELIGION

Sri Iyyappan Temple, Cantonment: Mandala puja, Ganapathy homam, 5.15 a.m.; abishekam, 6.30 a.m.; uchikala puja, 10.30 a.m.; music programme by C.V. Bhanumathi, C.V. Girija and party, 7 p.m.

Samaveda Samrakshana Sabha: Inauguration of Krithika mandala parayanam, Viswanthaswamy Temple, Thennur, 6 p.m.

Sringeri Sath Sangh: Sri Vishnu-Sri Lalitha Sahasranama parayanam, Sharadambal Temple, Amma Mandapam Road, Srirangam, 6 p.m.

Sri Swarna Vinayakar Temple, Ponnagar: Sri Lakshmi Sahasranama parayanam, 6.30 p.m.

Organising Committee: Sivananda Lahari by V. Ratna Sarma, 128, VI Street, Ganapathi Nagar, 1.15 p.m.

Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayana Sabha: Sahasranama parayanam, Sri Dhanvanthri Sannidhi, Srirangam, 6.30 p.m.

CULTURE

Tamil Sangam: Special address by I. Susai, W.B. Road, 6.30 p.m.

GENERAL

Department of Cooperatives: All-India Cooperative Week celebration, Ko.Si. Mani, Minister for Cooperation, chief guest, K.N. Nehru, Transport Minister, presides, N. Selvaraj, Forest Minister, and Ashish Vachhani, Collector, speak, Devar Hall, 6 p.m.

Department of Sericulture: Technical seminar on sericulture, special address by G. Rajappa, Joint Director, Sericulture, Ashish Vachhani, Collector, presides, Kalaiarangam, 10.30 a.m.

Department of Public Libraries: National Library Week celebration, awareness rally, near District Library Authority, 10 a.m.; valedictory function, Ashok Kumar Das, Superintendent of Police, chief guest, District Central Library campus, Sethuramanpillai Colony, 4.30 p.m.

Urumu Seshachalam Chettiar Charities: Founder's day, T. Vijaya Grace, Regional Joint Director of Collegiate Education, speaks, UDV Higher Secondary School campus, Town Station Road, 3.30 p.m.

Jenney's Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management and South Indian Culinary Association: Prize distribution ceremony of `Chef nal amudhu,' - ethnic recipe, bar flair and vegetable sculpture contests, Krishnakumar Menon, General Manager, Green Park Hotel, chief guest, Hotel Breeze Residency, 6 p.m.

ICFAI National College: Seminar on Emerging Trends in Banking, R. Ramkumar, Associate Dean, ICFAI, delivers keynote address, 6 p.m.

Saliheen Society: Send off to Haj pilgrims, K.A. Mohammed Hussain Manfa, Imam, Kumanthan Masjid, Begum Sahiba Masjid, Big Bazaar Street, 5 p.m.

TN Voluntary Health Association: Training for youth leaders on Promotion of Reproductive Health and Rights, TMSSS campus, Bharathiyar Salai, 9.30 a.m.

Rotary Club of Kattur and Kothari Sugars and Chemicals: Free medical camp, St. Mariannai Middle School, Periyavarseeli, 10 a.m.

National Book Trust and New Century Book House: Book exhibition, Singarathope, 9 a.m. to 8.30 p.m.

Poompuhar: Exhibition cum sale of lamps, Singarathope, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.