Culture

Kerala Bonsai Association: Exhibition of bonsais, Jawahar Balbhavan, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Department of Tourism: ‘Mega show’ by Kairali TV, Chandrasekharan Nair Stadium, 7 p.m.; Rangeela by Karthik from Chennai, Poojappura ground, 6.30 p.m.; classical dances, Nishagandhi, 6.30 p.m. onwards; ‘Kaviyarangu’, 3.30 p.m., play by Sowparnika, Thiruvananthapuram ‘Aaranyakam’, VJT Hall, 6.30 p.m.; Koodiyattom ‘Shoorpanakhangam’ by Margi 4 p.m.; Kathakali, ‘Nizhalkutthu’ by Margi Satheesan Theerthapadamandapam, 6.30 p.m.; Kathaprasangam, Gandhi Park, 5.30 p.m. onwards; Kalaripayattu, Museum grounds, 6.30 p.m. onwards; Naattarangu, presentation of folk arts, Kanakakkunnu, 6.30 p.m. onwards; Thiruvarangu, traditional art forms, Kanakakkunnu, 6.30 p.m. onwards; Kaliyarangu, traditional art forms, Sooryakanthi, 6.30 p.m. onwards; Sangeethika, classical concerts, Kanakakkunnu palace, 4.30 p.m. onwards; Ganamela by Jeevan Sangeeth Orchestra, Sooryakanthi, 6.30 p.m.; Chenda melam, Panchavadyam, Kanakakkunnu gate, 4.45 p.m. onwards.

Kerala State Women’s Development Corporation: Vanitha Onam Bazaar 2009, exhibition and sale of products manufactured by women entrepreneurs, Sooryakanthi grounds, 10 a.m. onwards

Painting Exhibition: ‘Rock Music’ by A. Ramankutty, former Chief Secretary D. Babu Paul to inaugurate, Shangri-La gallery, KTDFC building, Vazhuthacaud, 6 p.m.

Book Release: Union Minister Shashi Tharoor releases book ‘Ariyan Niyamangal’ written by M. Yunnus Kunju, Government Guest House, Thycaud, 3.45 p.m.

Easwaravilasom Residents’ Association: Reception to Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, Cotton Hill Girls’ Higher Secondary School, 5.30 p.m.

Madhwa Tulu Brahmana Samajam: Onam Blast, Priyadarshini Hall, 9.45 a.m. onwards.

Religion

Attukal Bhagavathy Temple: Udayasthamana puja, 5 a.m. onwards, Ashtadraviabhishekam, 7.15 p.m.

Sri Ramakrishna Ashramam: Gita discourse and guided meditation by Swami Lokahitananda, Sasthamangalam, 5.30 p.m.