University of Kerala : Lecture series — Communist Party of India State secretary Pannian Ravindran speaks on ‘Higher Education and Kerala Politics’ as part of its Platinum Jubilee celebrations, Senate Chamber, 3 p.m.

DC International Book Fair : Chief Minister Oommen Chandy releases ‘Ini India: 21-aam Noottaandile Lokam’ (Malayalam translation of ‘PAX INDICA: India and the World of the 21{+s}{+t}Century’) by Shashi Tharoor, Kanakakkunnu Palace, 3 p.m.

INTUC : G. Sanjeev Reddy, all-India president of INTUC inaugurates district convention, Panchayath Association Hall, 10.30 a.m.

P.N. Panicker Foundation : D. Sreekumar, Technology Manager, UID Project, speaks at a discussion on ‘Aadhar and related services’, P.N. Panicker Community Hall, Thycaud, 4 p.m.

Global Energy Parliament : Chief Minister Oommen Chandy inaugurates the National Energy Parliament, Priyadarsini Planetarium, P.M.G., 9 a.m.

Adhwana and Kerala Grama Panchayat Association : Training in assembling solar lanterns, AICUF Centre, Near General Hospital, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Culture: Friends Circle : Exhibition of paintings – Among Us – by K. Sridar, La Gallery 360, 11.30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Soorya Festival : Folk Arts Festival, Padayani, Soorya Avenue, Thycaud, 6.45 p.m.

Kerala University, Kariyavattom Malayalam Department : Kavettam -- ‘Nattu Samskrithi – Arivadayalangal’ – National Folklore seminar and cultural programmes, Malayalam Department, Seminar Hall, Kariyavattom, 9.30 a.m. onwards.

Kerala Bhasha Institute : Folklore Fest -- Padayani by Folklore Academy and Soorya, VJT Hall, 6 p.m.


All Kerala Brahmin’s Association : Vishnu Sahasranama Japam, Friday, SVN 4, Sreevarahom, 6.30 p.m.

Sree Anjaneya Kshetra Trust : Kaniyoor Mutt Head priest visits Sreevarahom Anjaneya temple, 8 a.m.