Religion

Gita: Satyavratananda, Shirdi Sai Temple, Shenoy Nagar, 6-30 p.m.

Aitreya Upanishad: S. Vasudevan, 11, 1st Ave. Rd., Thiruvalluvar Nagar, Thiruvanmiyur, 4-30 p.m.

Vishnu Sahasranamam: K.B. Devarajan, Guruvayurappan Seva Samithi, Triplicane, 7 p.m.

Ambal Vaibhavam: B. Sundarkumar, Selva Vinayagar Temple, GST Rd., Tambaram West, 7-15 p.m.

Advaita Pancharatnam: Dhyanananda, Chinmaya Heritage Centre, 2, 13th Ave., Harrington Rd., Chetpet, 6-45 p.m.

Prahalada Stuthi: M. V. Ananthapadmanabhachariar, Asthika Samajam, Venus Colony, 6-30 p.m.

Culture

Sri Balasubramania Baktha Jana Sabha: V.V. Natarajan on `Thirukkural', 5, TTK Rd., Royapettah, 6 p.m.

Pudhumai Illakkiya Thenral: Lecture on Kalaignar's poetic rendition of Gorky's `Mother', Periyar Thidal, 6 p.m.

ABK-AOTS Dosokai: Exhibition of Ikebana, Lalit Kala Akademi, Greams Rd., 11 a.m.

General

FICCI: Summit on SMEs, Mahavir Prasad, Union Minister of Small Industries & Agro & Rural Industries, Hotel Park Sheraton, TTK Rd., 10 a.m.

University of Madras: Inauguration of Abstinence Club Programme, K.K.K.S.S.R. Ramachandran, Minister for Health & Family Welfare, & K. Ponmudy, Minister for Higher Education, attend, 10-30 a.m.; Ramanuja Divayajna Endowment Lecture, 11 a.m.; Parthasarathy Endowment Lecture, Chepauk, 4 p.m.

Balavidyalaya: 37th Annual Day Celebrations, Poongothai Aladi Aruna, Minister for Social Welfare, Rani Seethai Hall, Anna Salai, 4 p.m.

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare: Workshop on Iodine Deficiency Disorders Control, Hotel Savera, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, 1-30 p.m.

Department of Posts: Prize Distribution for `Mera Dost Indian Post' Contest, Anna Road Head Post Office, 11 a.m.

National Productivity Council: Productivity Day Celebrations, ABK-AOTS Dosokai, Nelson Manickam Rd., 6-30 p.m.

Centre for Security Analysis: Public Lecture on `India and East & Southeast Asia: Security Dimensions', IMAGE, MRC Nagar, RA Puram, 4-45 p.m.

Indian Institute of Public Administration: Meeting on XI Five Year Plan, 3, Sundaram Iyer St., T. Nagar, 5 p.m.

Chintadripet Secondary School Assn.: Condolence Meeting for J.A. Ambasankar, Chintadripet Kalyanam Girls HSS, 4 p.m.

Padma Sarangapani MHSS: `Bharathvarsh' Expo on Indian States, Virugambakkam, 8-30 a.m.

Velammal MHSS: Project Day, TS Krishna Nagar, 9-15 a.m.

DG Vaishnav College: Campaign on `Helmet Awareness', Arumbakkam, 10-30 a.m.

TMG College of Arts & Science: Sports Meet, Manimangalam, 9 a.m.

Asan Memorial College: 9th Convocation, Velachery-Tambaram Rd., Jaladampet, 1-30 p.m.

SKR Engg. College: Inauguration of IEEE Student Branch, Agarmel, Poonamallee, 2-15 p.m.

Jaya Engg. College: Seminar on `Network Security Constraints', Thiruninravur, 1-30 p.m.

Rajarajeswari Engg. College: National Level Technical Symposium, Adayalampattu, 9-30 a.m.

Vel's College of Science: Lecture on `Emerging Trends in Management', Pallavaram, 11 a.m.

SRR Engg. College: IEEE Student Chapter Programme, Old Mamallapuram Rd., Padur, 9-30 a.m.

Rotary Club of Madras Central: Distribution of Awards for Vocational Service & Youth Excellence, Hotel Park Sheraton, TTK Rd., 7 p.m.

HIV Anonymous: Meeting, Freedom Foundation, 15, Red Hills Rd., United Colony, Kolathur, 6 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, Our Lady of Lourdes Shrine Church, Paper Mills Rd., Perambur; 3rd Canal Rd., 4th Main Rd., Gandhi Nagar, Adyar; Meston College, Royapettah; Risen Rideemer's Church, United India Colony, Kodambakkam, 7 p.m.