RELIGION

Selva Vinayagar Temple: Chaturti puja, Railway Colony, 7.30 p.m.

Karpaga Vinayagar Temple: Kanda Sashti festival; abishekam, 8.30 a.m.; Shanmugarchana, Poonga Nagar Colony, K. K. Nagar, 5.30 p.m.

Subramaniaswamy Temple: Kanda Sashti festival; yagasala puja, 8.30 a.m.; Shanmugarchana, 11 a.m. and 5 p.m.; procession of deity, 7 p.m.; discourse on ‘Kandar Anuboothi’ by Koodal Guhaseelarooban, Tirupparankundram, 7 p.m.

Dandayuthapaniswamy Temple: Kanda Sashti festival; Rudra japam, 6 a.m.; laksharchana, Dindigul Road, 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Kasi Mutt: Discourse on ‘Kandapuranam’ by A. Ganesan, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 8 a.m.

Tiruppugazh Sabha: Yagasala puja, 8 a.m. and 5.15 p.m.; abishekam, 10 a.m.; sahasranama archana, 6 p.m.; Tiruppugazh bhajan, 6.20 p.m.; discourse on ‘Pamban Swamigal’ by K. Sivakumar, South Adi Street, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 6.30 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Kazhagam: Discourse on ‘Tiruvilayadalpuranam’ by A. Arumugam, North Adi Street, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 7 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on ‘Tiruvasagam’ by Raja. Umarani, Sakthi Velammal Nagar, 5 p.m.

Ramakrishna Mutt: Discourse on ‘Mahabharatham’ by Chitra Ganapathy, 5.45 p.m.; bhajan, New Natham Road, 6.30 p.m.

Austhiga Sabai: Vishnu Sahasranamam parayanam, 3 State Bank Officers’ Colony First Street, Doak Nagar, Kochadai, 6.45 p.m.

Pudur Sath Sangh: Vishnu Sahasranamam parayanam, 20 Tiruvalluvar Street, Matha Kovil 3rd Street, K. Pudur, 6 p.m.

International Society for Krishna Consciousness: Damodara festival, 12/37 Maninagaram Main Road, 6.30 p.m.

CULTURE

Prajapita Brahma Kumaris Ishwariya Vishwa Vidyalaya: Free Rajayoga meditation classes, 36 Meenakshi Nagar, P and T Nagar; 40 Sambandamoorthy Street, 211/95 East Veli Street and 357 Anna Nagar, 6.30 a.m. and 5.30 p.m.

Gandhi Memorial Museum: T. Ravichandran conducts yoga, meditation and pranayama classes, 6 a.m., 10.30 a.m. and 5 p.m.

International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre: Yoga for beginners, 6 a.m. and 6.30 p.m.; for women, 10.30 a.m. and 3.30 p.m.; for senior citizens, 23 Dr. Sathar Road, Anna Nagar, 5.30 p.m.

Yoga Research Centre: V. Saravanan conducts yoga therapy classes, Department of Philosophy, Madura College, 6.30 a.m.

Indian Society for Cultural Cooperation and Friendship: S. Radhakrishnan, general secretary, State unit, speaks on ‘Cultural relations between India and China,’ K. Ramaiah presides, Gandhi Museum, 5.30 p.m.

Integrated Women Development Institute: Exhibition of handicrafts, Vijay Mahal, 80 Feet Road, K. K. Nagar, 10 a.m.

GENERAL

K. L. N. College of Engineering: M. A. Ramani of Singapore Telecom inaugurates SMS services; S. V. S. Shivnath, secretary, addresses; K. N. K. Ganesh presides, PG Conference Hall, 10.30 a.m.

Gandhi Museum: T. K. Shanmuganandham, Chancellor, Avinashilingam University for Women, inaugurates ‘Gandhian ideals,’ Saroja Prabhakaran, Vice-Chancellor, addresses, 10 a.m.

Madras High Court: A. K. Ganguly, Chief Justice, lays foundation stone for quarters of officers and staff of Madurai Bench of Madras High Court, Durai Murugan, Minister for Law, presides, Court Hall No. 1, 10.35 a.m.

Madurai Kamaraj-Manonmaniam Sundaranar-Mother Teresa-Alagappa University Teachers’ Association: Inauguration of new unit, S. Joseph Sugunaseelan presides, Pasumpon Thevar Tirumana Arangu, Sannithi Street, Tirupparankundram, 10 a.m.

Madurai Corporation: Local Administration Day rally, Aringnar Anna Maligai, 9.30 a.m.

J. K. Physiotherapy Hospital: Free physiotherapy counselling for women, 139 A Jawahar Main Road, S. S. Colony, 2 p.m.

Vikaasa School: Vikaasa Fiesta 2008, cultural meet, Joseph Zachariah, Director, presides, Auditorium, 9 a.m.

Vidiyal: Training in effective handling of adolescence, Muthupatti, 9.30 a.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, M. S. Chellamuthu Trust and Research Foundation, K. K. Nagar, 7 p.m.