RELIGION

Tiruvalluvar Kazhagam: Discourse on ‘Tiruvarutpa’ by M. Vijayaraman, North Adi Street, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 7 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on ‘Villi Bharatham’ by K. Manickam, Sakthi Velammal Nagar, 5 p.m.

Ramakrishna Mutt: Bhajan, New Natham Road, 6.30 p.m.

CULTURE

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 223 Church Road, 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.

Tamil Nadu Gandhi Smarak Nidhi: 138th Gandhi Jayanthi celebrations, R. Chokkalingam addresses, K. A. Jayalakshmi presides, Government Girls Higher Secondary School, Mahaboobpalayam, 9.30 a.m.; B. S. Gnanadesikan, MP, and I. Mayandi Bharathi address, S. Gopalan, Headmaster, presides, Setupathi Higher Secondary School, North Veli Street, 10 a.m.; K. John Moses addresses, A. Rajagopalan, Headmaster, presides, Madura College Higher Secondary School, RMS Road, 3 p.m.

Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation: Exhibition of kolu idols, Poompuhar, 12 West Veli Street, 10 a.m.

Government Museum: Quiz competition on ‘Madurai through the ages,’ P. S. Chandrababu of Madurai Kamaraj University distributes prizes, P. Rajendran, Assistant Director, Department of Archaeology, presides, Siddha Hall, Gandhi Museum, 4 p.m.

GENERAL

Ram Hospital: World Mental Health Day, V. K. Aravind and Nirmala Mohan address, 7 Anna Nagar, 10 a.m.

Valluvar Educational Society: Anti-rabies vaccination awareness campaign, Pandalkudi, Narimedu, Indira Nagar, Meenambalpuram, Manavalan Nagar and Bhagat Singh Nagar, 5 p.m.

Madurai Kamaraj University National Service Scheme: I. Singaram, Registrar, inaugurates seminar on ‘Voluntary blood donation,’ V. M. Jose presides, Madurai Institute of Social Sciences, Alagarkoil Road, 10 a.m.

American College: R. S. Senthil Kumar of Government Rajaji Hospital speaks on ‘Application of physics in medicine,’ Main Hall, 5 p.m.

Madurai Institute of Social Sciences: Orientation programme on ‘Indian agriculture,’ P. N. Narayana Raja, Principal, presides, HRD Hall, 10 a.m.

Department of Posts: Business Development Day celebration, Office of the Postmaster General, Rathinasamy Nadar Road, 6 p.m.

Subitcham: World Mental Health Day, candle light prayer, YWCA Higher Secondary School, Chokkikulam, 8.30 a.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, Dheep Clinic, K. Pudur, 7.30 p.m.