Padmarajan "Anusmaranam" 2013 took place at Padmarajan's family house 'Njavarakkal, Muthukulam from 21.01.2013 to 23.01.2013.
On January 23rd, "Padmarajan Anusmaranam "started by lighting the lamp at Padmarajan's resting place. People from various areas of life offered flowers at his resting place. After this an exhibition of calligraphy and paintings done by Shri. Bhattathiri named 'Colours of Age' was inaugurated by film director Suresh Unnithan. Further, Suresh Unnithan and Venu B Nair (film director) distributed the certificates for the winners of various competitions held for students on January 21st. Suresh Unnithan released the annual Souvenir by giving the first print it to Padmarajan's brother P. Padmadharan.
Following this, a workshop named 'Rachana' on cinema and literature was held. Suresh Unnithan, Venu B Nair, Vinu Abraham and Anildev mediated the debate. M. Rajeevkumar shared his memories with Padmarajan while working in All India Radio. Renowned cinematographer Santhosh Sivan joined the team in post lunch discussions.
Smt. R Lopa, who won the Kendra Sahithya Academy "YUVA PURASKAR" for her collection of poetries - "PARASPARAM", who also hails from the locality(Haripad) was honoured during the session by Santhosh Sivan .
After the workshop, the crew of the TV serial 'Pattu saree' addressed the audience. Following, a documentary -"Kuttanattile Karshakan", directed by Santhosh Sivan was screened.
On 21st, 22nd and 23rd evenings, Padmarajan films (Moonnampakkam, Ee Thanutha Veluppankaalathu and Njan Gandharvan) were shown.
On behalf of Anusmarana committee we would like to place our sincere gratitude to all well wishers and participants for making this a great memorable event.