RELIGION

Selva Vinayagar Temple: Kanda Sashti festival, Railway Colony, 7.30 p.m.

Karpaga Vinayagar Temple: Kanda Sashti festival; ‘tirukkalyanam,’ 10.30 a.m.; ‘oonjal,’ Poonga Nagar Colony, K. K. Nagar, 7 p.m.

Subramaniaswamy Temple: Kanda Sashti festival; procession of deity, 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.; Shanmugarchana, Tirupparankundram, 11 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Dhandayuthapaniswamy Temple: Kanda Sashti festival; Rudra japam, 6 a.m.; procession of deity, Dindigul Road, 7 p.m.

Tiruppugazh Sabha: Yagasala puja, 8 a.m. and 5.15 p.m.; abishekam, 10 a.m.; mahabishekam, 11 a.m.; Sahasranama archana, 6 p.m.; ‘Valli Devasena tirumana vaibhavam, 6.30 p.m.; discourse on ‘Tiruporur Sannithi Murai’ by S. S. M. Sundaram, South Adi Street, Meenakshi temple, 8 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Kazhagam: Discourse on ‘Tiruvasagam’ by T. S. Govindasamy, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 7 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on ‘Tirumandiram’ by N. S. Sundararaman, Sakthi Velammal Nagar, 5 p.m.

Ramakrishna Mutt: Bhajan, New Natham Road, 6.30 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: Yogasana classes 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.

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

GENERAL

Madurai Kamaraj University: A. Ramasamy and M. Thamaraiselvi present papers, School of Religions, Philosophy and Humanist Thought, 2.30 p.m.

College of Gandhian Thought: Classes in Gandhian Thought, Tamil Nadu Gandhi Smarak Nidhi Hall, Gandhi Museum, 5.30 p.m.

Madurai Kamaraj University Faculty Association: V. B. Athreya speaks on ‘Global financial economic crisis and India,’ R. Karpaga Kumaravel, Vice-Chancellor, presides, Dr. Mu. Va. Hall, 3 p.m.

Tamil Nadu Health Systems Project: Launch of emergency response services; M. R. K. Panneerselvam, Health Minister; A. Tamilarasi, Minister for Adi Dravidar Welfare; and V. K. Subburaj, Principal Secretary, Health, address; S. S. Jawahar, District Collector, presides, Lakshmi Sundaram Hall, 10 a.m.

Rotary Club of Madurai: Presentation of ‘For the Sake of Honour award’ to P. Namperumalsamy, Chairman, Aravind Eye Care System, Hotel Sangam, Alagarkoil Road, 5.45 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, St. Mary’s Higher Secondary School, 7 p.m.