Religion

Srinivasa Kalyanam: Ramamurthi, Rajarajeswari Academy hall, 17th St, Thillai Ganga Nagar, Nanganallur, 7 p.m.

Vanaprastha: Ramana Chaitanya, Heritage Centre, 13th Avenue, Harrington Road, Chetpet, 10 a.m.

Gita: Guruparananda, PSBB School, K.K Nagar, 6.15 p.m.; Ramana Chaitanya, Sri Kaligi Ranganathan Montford Hr Sec School, Perambur, 6.45 p.m.

Deva Pooja Niyamangal: V. Rajagopala Ganapadigal, Sri Sankaralayam, 66, Mayor Ramanathan Road, Chetpet, 7 p.m.

Radha Kalyanam: Balaram Bhagavathar, Sethu Kshetram, Porur, 7.30 a.m.

Thevaram: K. Sivakumar, Marundeeswarar temple, Tiruvanmiyur, 7 p.m.

Culture

Russian Centre of Science and Culture & Indian Society for Cultural Cooperation and Friendship: Concert of Russian folk dances and songs, Russian Cultural Centre, 74, Kasturi Ranga Road, 6.30 p.m.

Vivekandar Illam: Guided meditation, Atmashraddhananda, Illam premises, Kamaraj Salai, Triplicane, 7 p.m.

Artisans Fair: Inauguration, Sri Sankara Hall, 267, TTK Road, Alwarpet, 11 a.m.

General

Chennai Port Trust: Inauguration of 125th year celebrations by chief minister M. Karunanidhi, ministers K. Anbazhagan and T.R Baalu participate, Dr Ambedkar dock, Chennai Port, 5 p.m.

MGR birth anniversary celebrations: Seminar on `International Classification of Functioning Disability and Health', Dr. MGR Home & Hr Sec School, MGR Gardens, Ramavaram, 9 a.m.; Meeting, AIADMK office, Avvai Shanmugham Salai, 10.30 a.m.; Dr. MGR Janaki College: Staging of Girish Karnad play, college premises, Durgabhai Deshmukh Road, 6 p.m.

All India Rubber Industries Association: India Rubber Expo inauguration by union minister G.K Vasan, Chennai Trade Centre, Nandambakkam, 9 a.m.

Pongal cultural festival: Minister Parithi Ilamvazhuthi participates, BSS office, Kamarajar Salai, 9 a.m.

Guru Shree Shantivijai Jain College: Symposium on `Value Added Tax,' college premises, 96, Vepery High Road, 10 a.m.

Jaya College of Arts & Science: Flagging off of cycling expedition, college premises, Tiruninravur, 9.30 a.m.

Energy & Fuel Users' Association of India: Drivers' clinic, Institute of Road Safety & Trucknowledgy, 853, PH Road, 10 a.m.

ICAI: Lecture on `Standard on Quality Control,' SIRC premises, 122, Nungambakkam High Road, 6.15 p.m.

IMET: Free counselling on `Career Assessment Program', 143, Habibulla Road, T. Nagar, 10 a.m.

Academy for Career and Vocational Education & Training: Seminar on `Importance of Counselling & Psychometric Tests,' 143, Habibulla Road, T Nagar, 2 p.m.

The Chennai Hindu Good Templar's League Association: Blood donation camp, office premises, 75/37, Audiappa St, Sowcarpet, 9 a.m.

Dr. Hande Trust: Presentation on hypertension, 44, Lakshmi Talkies Road, Shenoy Nagar, 2.30 p.m.

Rotary Club: Meeting, Madras North, Hotel Beverly, Kilpauk, 7.30 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meetings, Anglo Indian Association, Ponniamman Koil St, Egmore; St. Lukes church, Anna Nagar; Loyola Matric School, United India Colony, Kodambakkam; Good Shepherd Church, Taramani Link Road, Velachery, 7 p.m.