Asthika Samajam celebrates the seventh Ramanavami festival at Sri Raghavendrar Brindavanam, Sriramar Street, Devaraja Nagar, Saligramam, from April 1 to 19. Discourses, music programmes, symposiums and upanyasams will be held during the festival.

On account of Sri Ramanavami, on April 19, there will be special puja and rathotsavam at 8 a.m. In the evening, the portrait of Lord Rama will be taken out in a procession to the accompaniment of bhajans. This will be followed by Anjaneya utsavam at 6.30 p.m.

Donations in the form of cash/cheque may be drawn in favour of Asthika Samajam.

For details call 98402 81675/97898 10947.

Sree Sath Sangam , Madipakkam, (Ph: 2258 3330/2247 5183) celebrates Sri Ramanavami from April 3 to 5, 6.30 p.m., at Sri Sathsanga Ramanujar Mandapam. ‘Sri Ramanin Paadhaiyil,’ upanyasam by Velukudi Krishnan will be featured on all three days.