RELIGION

Sri Iyyappan Temple, Cantonment: Mandala pooja, Ganapathy homam, 5.15 a.m.; abishekam, 6.30 p.m.; uchikala pooja, 10.30 a.m.; deeparadhana, 6.30 p.m.; palli vettai, 7 p.m.

Chinmaya Mission: Geetha Gnana yagna, discourse on Bhagavad Gita 18th chapter by Vibhuthi Shah, N.J.Asrani Apartments, Shastri Road, 5.30 p.m.

Sama Veda Samrakshana Sabha: Krithikai mandala Veda parayanam by pundits, Naganathaswamy Temple, Nandhi Kovil Street, 6.30 p.m.

Sringeri Sath Sangh: Sri Vishnu-Sri Lalitha Sahasranama parayanam, Sri Sharadambal Sannidhi, Amma Mandapam Road, Srirangam, 6 p.m.

Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayana Sabha: Sahasranama parayanam, Sri Mettazhagiasingar Sannidhi, Srirangam Ranganathaswamy Temple, 6.30 p.m.

CULTURE

The Book Club: Prof.Eugene D’Vaz reviews the book, ‘God Explained in a Taxi Ride,’ authored by Paul Arden,

Thathachariar House, 152, South Chithra Street, Srirangam, 6.30 p.m.

Tamil Sangam: V.Amusu speaks on Siddhar Songs, W.B.Road, 6.30 p.m.

GENERAL

Department of Income Tax: Hindi Day, prize distribution, Prema Nandakumar, writer and literary critic, chief guest,

K.K.Tripathi, Chief Commissioner of Income Tax, Tiruchi, presides, Hotel Femina, 4.30 p.m.

NHIT: Inauguration of Job Banker programme, N.Gopalswamy,

Director, Dalmia Cements, A.R.Ramachandran, former Manager, BHEL, M.Srinivasan, Manager (HR), Sanmar, Rajappa Rajkumar, Chairman,

Advisory Committee, BHELSSIA, and V.K.Raman, Principal, Kurinji College of Engineering, speak, SRM Hotel, 6 p.m.

Periyar E.V.R.College: Felicitation to F.Abdul Rahim, former Head, Department of English, Annamalai University, A. Paul Selvaraj, Principal, releases the first copy of Festschrift, N.Santhanam, Principal, Kurinji College of Arts and Science, presides, 5 p.m.

Jamal Mohammed College: Seminar on Development of Arabic Literature in India in 20th century, Sulaiman Umari, former Head, Department of Arabic, New College, inaugurates, M.Sheik Mohammed, principal, presides, 9.30 a.m.

Indira Ganesan College of Engineering: Personality development programme, P.Selvaraj, Chairman,

J.J.College of Engineering and Technology, inaugurates, 9.15 a.m.; valediction, K.Meena, Principal, Shrimathi Indira Gandhi College, distributes certificates, 4 p.m.

Indo Global Social Service Society: Workshop for members of Iyarkai Velan Inaiyam, Chetan A.Kumar,

Manager (South), IGSSS, inaugurates, TASOSS campus, Melapudur, 10 a.m.

Tamil Nadu Consumer Federation: Executive committee meeting, M.Sekaran, general secretary, presides, Hotel Sevana, 7 p.m.

Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation: Exhibition of Karthigai lamps and jewellery, Poompuhar Showroom, Singarathope, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.