RELIGION

Sri Swarna Vinayagar Temple, Ponnagar: Abishekam to Sri Durgai Amman, 10.30 a.m.; Sri Lalitha Sahasranama parayanam, 6 p.m.

Sri Ramanuja Siddandha Sabha: Discourse on Thirupaavai by Bashyam Iyengar Swamy, Arulmigu Kamalavalli Nachiar Temple, Woraiyur, 6.45 p.m.

Vakeesa Baktha Jana Sabha: Discourse on Periya Puranam by Pazha.Muthappan, Panchavarnaswamy Temple Street, Woraiyur, 7 p.m.

Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayana Sabha: Sahasranama parayanam,Sri Lakshmi Narayanasamy Temple, Melur Road, Srirangam,6.30 p.m.

Sri Rama Nama Sath Sangam: Thiruppavai discourse and Rama Nama parayanam, SMESC Colony, 6 p.m.

CULTURE

Rasika Ranjana Sabha: Vocal concert by Sankari Krishnan & party, FGN Hall, W.B.Road, 6.30 p.m.

Tamil Sangam: C.Kannan speaks on Thamizhar Thirunal, W.B.Road, 6.30 p.m.

Bishop Heber College Tamil Peravai: Screening of art and short films of migrant Tamils, Amshan Kumar, art critic, speaks, 2 p.m.

GENERAL

Dravidar Kazhagam Atheist Centre and the Rationalists Forum: World atheist conference, Levi Fragell, former president, IHEU, inaugurates, Kanimozhi, MP, delivers key note address, M.Naganathan, vice chairman, State Planning Commission, inaugurates science exhibition, A.Ramasamy, vice chairman, TN State Higher Education Council, inaugurates book exhibition, K.Veeramani, president, Dravidar Kazhagam, presides, Periyar Centenary Educational Complex, 11 a.m.

Kalai Kaviri College of Fine Arts: International seminar on Indian Dances and Music for Dance, K.Ramasamy, officer-in-charge, Centre of Excellence for Classical Tamil, releases a compilation of seminar papers, Vrinda Ramanan, director, Bala Kala Vidhanam, receives the first copy, 9.30 a.m. dance by Vrinda Ramanan, vocal concert by S.Arimalam Padmanaban and Ottam Thulal dance by Jolly Mathew of Swathi Thirunal Dance Academy, 5.45 p.m.

Confederation of Indian Industry and PMI Project Management Institute: Workshop on capacity building in project management, Hotel Sangam, 9.30 a.m.

Anna Science Centre Planetarium: National Road Safety Week, interaction on Protection of Head Injuries in Road Accidents with M.A.Aleem, professor of neurology, K.A.P.Viswanatham Government Medical College, Planetaruim premises, 2.30 p.m.

Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation, Tiruchi: Road Safety Week, pattimandram and prize distribution ceremony, Rockfort branch premises, 4 p.m.

Bharathidasan University Department of Environmental Management: Lecture on Waste Water Treatment by S.Eswaramurthy of Anna University of Technology, Tiruchi, university campus, 11 a.m.

Seethalakshmi Ramaswami College Department of Bio Chemistry and Chemistry: K.Navaneeth, postdoctoral fellow, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College, London, speaks on Bio Informatics and Computational Biology, 10 a.m.; Valediction of placement training programme, M.Suresh Kumar, former regional deputy director of employment, speaks, 4 p.m.

Srimad Andavan Arts and Science College: K.Navaneeth speaks on Bio Informatics and Computational Biology, 12.30 p.m.

Voice Trust: Our Earth-Our Future – environment competitions for national green corps schools, prize distribution by S.Mathy, District Educational Office, Infant Nursery School, No.1 Tollgate, 2 p.m.

Hallmark Business School: Faculty development programme on Research Methods Using SPSS, N.Nandagopal, director, PSG Institute of Management, inaugurates, R.Krishnamurthy, chairman, HBS, presides, 10 a.m.

Oxford Engineering College: Lecture on Design of Steel Structures – Limit State Method by S.Gandhimathinathan, General Manager (Engineering), GB Engineering Enterprises Pvt.Ltd., 10.30 a.m.

Pavendar Bharathidasan College of Engineering and Technology: Campus interview by HCL Technologies, 10 a.m.

Anna University of Technology-Tiruchi: Inauguration of training on Quality and Six Sigma, P.Devadas Manoharan, vice chancellor, chief guest, 10 a.m.

Tamil Nadu Sports Development Authority: District-level athletics meet for differently abled persons, Anna Stadium, 8 a.m.; K.Balamurugan, Regional Passport Officer, distributes prizes, 4 p.m.

J.J.College of Engineering and Technology: Yoga classes, for pre final year students, 9.30 a.m.

Anna University of Technology-Tiruchi National Service Scheme: Road Safety Week, two-wheeler rally, near Tiruchi Airport, noon.

M.A.M.College of Engineering: Campus placement selection by Patni Computers, 9 a.m.

Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation: Special handicrafts exhibition in view of Pongal festival, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

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