Sri Ayyappan Puja Sangham will conduct Samashty Upanayanam on May 6 at 206, Sathyamurthy Road, Ramnagar.

According to a release, all expenses of the upanayanam will be met by the sangham. Those interested can contact the sangham at telephone number: (0422) 2236059 for registration.

Power shutdown

There will be no power supply at the following places on February 24 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the following places due to shutdown at Palladam sub-station for maintenance work: Palladam Town, Naranapuram, Ammpalayam, Anna Nagar, Panapalayam, Kalivelampatty, Pulliappampalayam, Madhapur, Panickampatty and Venkatapuram.

Yoga training

Clinical Yoga will conduct a yoga training programme on February 24 and 25 on its premises in Tatabad.

According to a release, those with high blood pressure, asthma, diabetes, over weight , arthritis and sleeplessness will be provided with special attention. Meditation, pranayama, asana, pratyahara, mudra and yoga nidra will be covered in the programme.

Recruitment of MCA candidates

Sify Limited, a leading IT company in India, will recruit MCA candidates during a campus recruitment programme to be held at VLB Janakiammal College of Arts and Science on February 23.

Technical symposium

Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Technology will conduct a national-level technical symposium on February 24.

According to a release, the event will provide a platform to all engineering students to put forward their views and ideas to experts in different fields.

It will also give them an opportunity to know the latest trends and changes in engineering.

For details, contact: D. Senthilkumaran, convener, Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering. Telephone numbers: (0422) 2605577/2605477. Fax: (0422) 2605454. Mobile: 9894023370, email:

Inter-collegiate cyber meet

The Department of Computer Science and Applications of Shri Nehru Maha Vidyalaya College of Arts and Science will organise an inter-collegiate cyber meet (Tekriti 07) on February 26.

It will have paper presentations, technical quiz and web designing contests.