Subramaniaswamy Temple: Tirukarthigai festival, procession of deity, 9.30 a.m. and 8 p.m.; ‘Karthigai deepam,’ Tirupparankundram, 6 p.m.
Madanagopalaswamy Temple: Discourse on ‘Mahabharatham’ by B. Damodara Dikshithar, West Masi Street, 6.30 p.m.
Panniru Tirumurai Mandram: Tirumurai festival; Tirumurai music by V. Rathinasabapathy Oduvar, 6 p.m.; discourse by PL. Muthappan, Tiruvalluvar Kazhagam, North Adi Street, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 7 p.m.
Tiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on ‘Sivagnana Mabadiam’ by N. S. Sundararaman, Sakthi Velammal Nagar, 5 p.m.
Gomuksri Charitable Trust: Discourse on ‘Srimad Bhagavatham’ by Gomadam Mukundachariar, Koodal Alagar Temple, 6.30 p.m.
Samarasa Suththa Sanmarga Sathiya Sangam: Arutperunjothi Agaval parayanam and discourse by M. Perumal, Sarveswarar Temple, Anna Nagar, 6 p.m.
Chinmaya Mission: Discourse on ‘Bhagavad Gita’ by Srinivas Chaitanya, TVS Matriculation Higher Secondary School, TVS Nagar, 6.45 p.m.
Ramakrishna Mutt: Bhajan, New Natham Road, 6.30 p.m.
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.
Maharishi Ved Vigyan Bhavan: T. V. Rajendran conducts transcendental meditation classes, Gandhi Museum, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Yoga Research Centre: V. Saravanan conducts yoga therapy classes, Department of Philosophy, Madura College, 6.30 a.m.
Bharathi Desiya Peravai: Birth anniversary celebration of Subramania Bharathi, K. John Moses presides, Setupati Higher Secondary School, North Veli Street, 8 a.m.
Bharathi Ilakkiya Peravai: Bharathi’s birth anniversary, I. Mayandi Bharathi addresses, A. Albert presides, Setupati Higher Secondary School, 9.30 a.m.
District Central Library Study Circle: Bharathi’s birth anniversary celebration, R. Mohan of Madurai Kamaraj University addresses, C. Veerapandia Thennavan presides, Central Library, Simmakkal, 5 p.m.
Kaviarasu Kannadasan Narpani Mandram: Bharathi’s birth anniversary, R. Chockalingam addresses, Chandran presides, 28, Town Hall Road, 8.45 a.m.
Amuthasurabhi Kalai Mandram: Bharathi’s birth anniversary, V. Balakrishnan presides, Setupati Higher Secondary School, 9 a.m.
Agricultural College and Research Institute: 2nd international symposium on ‘papaya,’ Fortune Pandiyan Hotel, 10 a.m.
Fatima College: Sr. A. Fatima, Principal, inaugurates seminar on ‘Emerging trends in biofuels,’ Department of Zoology, 9.30 a.m.; Sr. Fatima flags off AIDS awareness cycle rally, Mary Land, 2.15 p.m.
College of Gandhian Thought: Lectures in ‘Gandhian Thought,’ Tamil Nadu Gandhi Smarak Nidhi Hall, Gandhi Museum, 5.30 p.m.
Nadar Mahajana Sangam S. Vellaichamy Nadar College: S. Selvin Kumar inaugurates seminar on ‘Terrorism – a challenge to human rights,’ P. Mahendravel, correspondent, presides, Auditorium, 10.30 a.m.
Saraswathi Narayanan College: M. Selva Lakshmi of Thiagarajar School of Management speaks on ‘Creativity – the winning edge,’ N. K. Jeyadevan, Principal (in charge), presides, Seminar Hall, 2 p.m.
Vadamalayan Institute of Paramedical Sciences: S. M. Sivakumar, Dean (in charge), Government Rajaji Hospital, inaugurates workshop on ‘Hospital management and laboratory,’ Conference Hall, Vadamalayan Hospital, Chokkikulam, 9 a.m.
Madurai District Legal Services Authority: Legal awareness camp, N. Rathinaraj, Principal District and Sessions Judge, presides, Integrated Bus Stand, Mattuthavani, 4 p.m.
Employees’ State Insurance Corporation: T. Srinivasan, vice-president, TVS and Sons, inaugurates quiz programme for employers, Saramma Thomas, Additional Commissioner-cum-Regional Director, ESI Corporation, addresses, Hotel Tamil Nadu, Alagarkoil Road, 2 p.m.
Vasan Eye Care Hospital: Free eye screening camp, TNSTC, Tirumangalam, 10 a.m.
Yasotha Animal Welfare Trust: Animal birth control awareness programme, Ambedkar Nagar, Bose Street, Jeeva Nagar and Kattabomman Nagar, 5 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, Seventh Day Adventist Higher Secondary School, Kochadai, 7 p.m.