The Department of Computer Applications conducted a programme christened Eid Fest in the Department on 15, July 2015 to celebrate Eid ul-Fitr. Salih C P (S4 MC) explained at length the significance and the symbolism of Eid al-Fitr and in particular the real import of the dawn to dusk fasting observed by the believers in the month of Ramadan prior to the Eid ul-Fitr festival. Dr V N Krishnachandran, Head of Department, who presided over the function, and all faculty members addressed the students. They congratulated the students for taking the initiative in organizing such a programme and in particular for creating an ambiance for better understanding of different cultures and traditions. Nimisha (S2 MCA) sang a mappila song. As part of the programme, sweets were distributed to all. There was also a “mehendi” competition in which as many as nine students participated keenly.