REPORT OF MALAYALAM ASSOCIATION The Malayalam Association actively conducted various program in our campus. 1.Association inauguration Malayalasamajam inauguration conducted on 22nd june 2018 at the college auditorium. Dr. Saramma Varghese presided over the meeting. Dr. Jose Parakkadavil delivered the keynote address about Kalayum Maanavikathayum. 2. Reading week celebration Malayalasamajam celebrated the reading week along with the memory of Shri. P N Panicker. Prof. K C Zachariah ,the college Principal inaugurated the celebration and delivered the main talk. 3.Kadhakali Parisheelana Kalari Malayalasamajam conducted a training for kadhakali entitled Kadhakali Parisheelana kalari along with Pathanamthitta Jilla Kadhakali Club. The inaugural ceremony of the kalari conducted at the college auditorium. Shri. V R Vimalraj,Secretary Pathanamthitta Jilla Kadhakali Club inaugyrated the meeting. Shri.Kalamandalam Rajeev , Kalamandalam Arun and Kalamandalam Vishnu lead the training sessions. Three sessions conducted for final year U G and P G students about a) Kadhakalishithyam b)Vesham c)attaprakaram. 4. Novel seminar A seminar conducted along with Sahithya Accademy Delhi on 5th August 2018. Sri. Balachandran vadakkedathu, member ,Sahithya academy inaugurated the seminar. Dr. Ajayapuram Jyothishkumar delivered Prof. Thumpamon Thomas memorial lecture. Dr. Ajayan Panayara, Dr. Gireeshkumar S, Dr. Thomas Panakkalam lead the various sessions. 5.Christmas Celebration Malayalasamajam conducted the Christmas celebration as a graet success. Department choir sung the songs. Association got the third prize in the manger competition conducted by the college union. 6. Regional Seminar A seminar conducted about the topic Ancient History of Aranmula. Shri.Sreeranganathan K P, writer and local historian, delivered the keynote address. After the main talk students actively participated the discuusion about the Aranmula Culture and Sreeranganathan’s book ,Aranmulayude Carithravum Samskaravum. 7. Two Day National Semianar Malayalasamajam conducted a two day national seminar on 7th and 8th February 2019. Shri. Jacob Abraham renowned short story writer inaugurated the seminar and delivered the keynote address. Dr. S S Sreekumar,( Asso.Prof. Mahatma Gandhi Govt. college Mahe), Shri. Mathew T George (Co ordinating editor The Week,EKM), Rev.Fr. Xavarios M Thomas were lead the sessions. Students actively participated the discussions.