Brihadaranyaka Upanishad: Satyavratananda, Kesari High School, Pondy Bazaar, T.Nagar, 6-30 p.m.
Narayaneeyam: Jamadhagni, Apparsamy Koil, Mylapore, 6-30 p.m.
Thiruppavai: Kalyanapuram R. Aaravamudhachariar, Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet, 7 a.m.; M.A.Venkatakrishnan, TTD Information Centre, Venkatnarayana Rd., T.Nagar, 7 a.m; R. Rangarajan, 2A, Ramaniyam Orchid, E-51-A, 17th Cross St., Besant Nagar, 4-15 p.m.; Venu. Raza Narayanan, Ramanuja Baktha Jana Sabha, 1/1, Konnur High Rd., Otteri, 6 p.m.; K.B. Devarajan, Sathsangam Mandapam, Sathsangam St., Ambattur O.T., 6-30 p.m.; P.T.Seshadri, 84, Sanjeevaroyan Koil St., Old Washermenpet, 6-30 p.m.; T.G.Narayanaswamy, 36/4, Hayagrivar Apts., Nathamuni St., Kizhnaduvankarai, 7 p.m. and Kidambi Narayanan, Sowmya Damodara Perumal Koil, Villivakkam, 7-15 p.m.
Soundarya Lahari: Sundararaman, Sundara Vinayagar temple, Jai Nagar, Arumbakkam, 6 p.m.
‘Life and teachings of Swami Saradanandaji’: Gautamananda, Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore, 5-30 p.m.
‘Ganamirtham’: S. Gangadharan, Saiva Siddhantha Perumanram , 4, Venkatesa Agraharam Salai, Mylapore, 6 p.m.
Tamil Isai Sangam: 60th year celebration of ‘Pann research’ wing, Raja Annamalai Mandram, Esplanade, 10-35 a.m.
Organising Committee: Launch of publication on Bharatiyar, State Planning Commission Vice-Chairman M. Naganathan participates, Bharatiyar Memorial House, Triplicane, 5 p.m.
Chaitanya Mahaprabhu Namabhiksha Kendra: Inauguration of ‘Deiva Thamizh Isai Vizha’, Jawahar Vidyalaya School, 36, 4th Avenue, Ashok Nagar, 6 p.m.
SRM University, StraED Inc., RAI and The Hindu Business Line: International conference on retail excellence, Union Minister Srikant Kumar Jena participates, Kattankulathur, 10 a.m.
Southern Railway: Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi flags off extension of services of special trains, Central Railway Station, 5 p.m.
TTDC: Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi inaugurates annual Tourism and Trade Fair, Island Grounds, 5-30 p.m.
Tamil Nadu State Judicial Academy: Launch of video conferencing facility, Madras High Court Chief Justice H.L.Gokhale participates, Greenways Rd., 9-30 a.m.
University of Madras: Launch of Dr. A.L.Mudaliar Centre for Basic Science Development, Nobel Laureate Venkataraman Ramakrishnan and Vice-Chancellor G. Thiruvasagam participate, Centenary Auditorium, Chepauk, 10 a.m.
Multimedia Training Centre, Friends of the Police: Valedictory function, Prasun Mukerjee, Director General, Bureau of Police Research and Development, and DGP K.P.Jain participate, Museum Theatre, Egmore, 6 p.m.
FCI: Foundation stone laying ceremony, CMD of FCI Deepak Kumar Panwar participates, Food Storage Depot, Egmore, 10-30 a.m.
Chennai Mathematical Institute and International Congress of Mathematicians, 2010: Talk on opinion polls, CLRI Campus, Sardar Patel Rd., 5 p.m.
Ramanujam Museum & Math Education Centre: Talk on ‘Ramanujan’s contributions’, 15/9, Somu Chetty 4th Lane, Royapuram, 6 p.m.
Builders’ Association of India: ‘Baicon 2010’, GRT Convention Centre, T. Nagar, 7 p.m.
Vels University: ‘Pharmafest ‘09’, Pallavaram, 9-30 a.m.
Easwari Engineering College: Guest lecture, Ramapuram, 10 a.m.
Madha Engineering College: ‘Christmas Day’ celebration, Kunrathur, 2 p.m.
Saveetha Engineering College: Personality development workshop, Thandalam, 9 a.m.
Sriram Engineering College: Management workshop, Perumalpattu, 10-30 a.m.
Shree Motilal Kanhaiyalal Fomra Institute of Technology: Blood donation camp, Thaiyur, 10 a.m.
Valluvar Gurukulam Schools: Inauguration of block, Tambaram (West), 9 a.m.
YMCA Pattimanram: Talk on ‘Purananooru’, Esplanade Auditorium, 6 p.m.
Association of Consulting Civil Engineers: Meeting, Alumni Centre, Guindy, 6-30 p.m.
Institution of Valuers, Chennai Branch: Meeting, 4, TNHB Commercial Complex, 4, Luz Church Rd., Mylapore, 6 p.m.
Rotary Club of Madras Marina: Meeting, Alumni Club, Boat Club Rd., 7 p.m.
Narcotics Anonymous: Meeting, Self Help Group, Community Service Centre premises, 17, Balfour Rd., Kilpauk, 7 p.m.
Al-Anon: Meeting, Sri Sankara Vidyalaya, 1st Main Rd., Sadasivan Nagar, Madipakkam, 7 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Meetings, Port and Dock Primary School, M.P.T. Colony, New Washermenpet; St. Joseph Anglo Indian School, opp. Veterinary College, Vepery; Annai Amala Alayam, GST Rd., near Vetri Theatre, Chromepet; Sri Sankara Vidhyalaya, 1st Main Rd., Sadasivan Nagar, Madipakkam; C.S.I. Church, O.T. Bus Stand, Ambattur; and Christ King Church, 24. Achin Lake St., GKM Colony, Butt Medu, 7 p.m.; and St. Bedes High School, Santhome, 7-30 p.m.