KERALA

In Kochi Today

General

Lisie Hospital: Public awareness programme on key hole surgery for correction of fluid leak from brain, Mammootty to be chief guest, hospital auditorium, 2 p.m.

All Kerala Photographers Association: Photofest India 2004, Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium, Kaloor, 10 a.m.

Kadavanthra Residents Welfare Association: Annual general meeting, NSS Karayogam Hall, Kadavanthra, 10-45 a.m.

Kerala Numismatic Society: History educational exhibition, St. Albert's Higher Secondary School, 10 a.m.

District Industries Centre: Women's industrial exhibition, Women's Association Hall, 8 a.m.

Kallath Kudumba Yogam: Release of `Family History of Kallath -- the first Syrian Christian Family to settle in Thiruvananthapuram', Aashir Bhavan, 11 a.m.

Kerala Brahmana Sabha: Onam fair, Ernakulathappan Grounds, 4-30 p.m.

Lions Club of Ernakulam: Taste-2004, food festival, Marine Drive, 12-30 p.m.

Handloom Development Committee: Kerala Handloom Expo, Siva Temple Grounds, 10 a.m.

District Rural Development Agency: Onam fair, Ernakulathappan Grounds, 10 a.m.

Kerala State Handloom Weavers Cooperative Society: Exhibition of traditional handloom fabrics, Hantex Handloom Shoppe, GCDA Shopping Complex, 9-30 a.m.

Indian Trade Fair Foundation: Onam trade fair, Mrs. Kochi contest, Rajendra Maindan, 6 p.m.

Coconut Development Board: Coconut products fair, Kerala Bhavan, SRVHS Road, 11 a.m.

District Council for Child Welfare: Onam festivities for children, Children's Park, 5-30 p.m.

Society Dharani: Folk songs by Karinthalakkoottam, Durbar Hall Grounds, 6-30 p.m.

Thripunithura Municipality: Atham celebrations, gazal evening by Umbayi, Layam Ground, 6-30 p.m.

Palette Art Gallery: Exhibition and sale of antiques and furniture, Panampilly Nagar, 10 a.m.

Manava Seva Kendra: Sapthathi celebration of Prof. Narayanan Mash, Kalikkotta Palace, Thripunithura, 5 p.m.

Muzhikkulam Sala: Talk on `fourth world', Ecoshop, 6-30 p.m.

Religion

Chinmaya Mission: Discourse by Swamy Purushottamananda, Shri Dariyasthan Temple Hall, Mattancherry, English, 7 a.m., Hindi, 6-30 p.m.

Anjumana Viswakarma Dharmodharana Samajam: Flower carpet competition, Anjumana Temple grounds, 9-30 a.m.