Religion

Sampath Vinayagar Temple: Ganapathi Navaratra celebrations, special abhishekams (7 a.m. to 11 a.m.), lecture on `Bhagavatham’ by Vaddiparthy Padmakar (6.30 p.m.), Temple premises, Asilmetta.

Vizag Defence Academy: Ganapathi Navaratra celebrations, puja (9 a.m.); cultural programmes (7 p.m.), Academy premises, Marripalem.

Sri Varasiddhi Vinayakaswamy Temple: Ganapathi Navaratra special alankaram (6.30 p.m.), discourse by Maddulapalli Dattatreya Sastry (7 p.m.), Temple premises, Seethammadhara.

Vedamatha Sri Gayatri Samsthan: Ganapathi Navaratri celebrations, homam (10 a.m.), Ashtottara, sahasranama puja (5 p.m.), vocal recital by Chaganti Ramya Kiranmayi (6.30 p.m.), Gayatri Siddha Peetham, H.B. Colony,

Seethammadhara.

Sri Lakshmi Varasiddhi Vinayakaswamy Temple: Ganapathi Navaratra celebrations, Lakshmi puja, Temple premises, 3rd line, Dwarakanagar, 6.30 p.m.

General

State Bank of India: R.K. Sharma, Chief General Manager, inaugurates sale of gold coins, Hotel Green Park, 11.45 a.m.