General

Kerala State IT Mission: Minister for Education M.A. Baby inaugurates web portal `Padavukal,' PR Chamber, Secretariat, 1.30 p.m.

Department of Sports: Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan inaugurates sports super bumper lottery, Central Stadium, 3.30 p.m.

State Archaeology Department: Minister for Education M.A. Baby inaugurates exhibition on cultural heritage, Kanakakkunnu Palace, 5 p.m.

Child Development Centre: Minister for Health P.K. Sreemathy inaugurates workshop on `Personal, environmental hygiene and development,' PWD Rest House, 10.30 a.m.

Indian Society of Remote Sensing: Minister for Forest Benoy Viswom inaugurates workshop on `Remote sensing and geographical information system,' Institution of Engineers Hall, 9.30 a.m.

District Panchayat: Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan launches district-level GALASA project, Kannankuzhi Ela, near Amaravila check-post, 9.30 a.m.

Centre for Development Studies: Open seminar on `International trade and R&D investment: evidence from manufacturing firms in India,' talk by M. Parameswaran, CDS auditorium, 3 p.m.

The Pharmaceutical Corporation: Minister for Health P.K. Sreemathy inaugurates `Oushadhi' centre, Konniyoor Lane, Sasthamangalam, 5.30 p.m.

Russian Cultural Centre: Exhibition of digital images by B. Priyaranjanlal, Gorky Bhavan, 10.30 a.m. to 7.30 p.m.

Thinking Eye gallery: Photo exhibition, gallery premises, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Gujarat Emporium: Gujarat handicrafts and handloom exhibition-cum-sale, Jawahar Bal Bhavan, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Culture

Sri Sathya Sai Orphanage Trust: National Theatre Festival `Sarang,' staging of Manipuri play `PEBET,' Karthika Thirunal Theatre, 6.45 p.m.

Soorya: Screening of `Sara' (Iran), 5.45 p.m., `Portrait of Teresa' (Cuba), Kalabhavan Theatre, 8 p.m.

Religion

Congregation of the Carmelite Religious: Commemoration of the first death anniversary of Mother Mary Veronica, Eucharistic celebration, Archbishop Susaipakiam participates, St. Joseph's Cathedral, Palayam, 10.30 a.m., SHRC member S. Varghese inaugurates public meeting, All Saints' College, 5 p.m.

Madre de Deus Church: Inauguration of `Christ the King' festival, special prayers and programmes, Vettucaud, 5.45 a.m. onwards.

Attukal Bhagavathy Temple: Kalabhabhishekam, 7 a.m., Bhagavathy Seva, 7.15 p.m.