Selva Vinayagar Temple: Navaratri puja, Railway Colony, 7.30 p.m.
Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple: Navaratri festival, Amman kolu alankaram: ‘Rajarajeswari; folk songs by P. Sivasubramanian, 5 p.m.; discourse by Ilasai Sundaram, 6 p.m.; by V. Saradha, 7 p.m.; vocal concert by Chennai Srivatsala, Tirukkalyana Mandapam, 8 p.m.
Ramanuja Kootam: Discourse on ‘Thiruvaimozhi’ by R. Rangarajan, Koodal Alagar Temple Street, 6 p.m.
Sourashtra Sabha Prasanna Venkatesa Perumal Devasthanam: Navaratri festival, 5 p.m.
Mahadurgaiamman Temple: Navaratri festival, Silaiman Puliyankulam, 5 p.m.
Sringeri Sankara Mutt: Lalitha Sahasranama laksharchana, 8 a.m.; Brahmi alankaram, Bypass Road, 6 p.m.; nagaswaram concert by Parameswaran, 4 p.m.; navaratri puja, 88 Amman Sannidhi Street, 6.30 p.m.
Nagarathar Vijayadasami Vizha Kuzhu: Navaratri festival, ‘Raja Alankaram,’ Nagara Viduthi, 25 North Chithirai Street, 6.30 p.m.
Tiruvalluvar Kazhagam: Discourse on ‘Tirukkural’ by N. Manickam, North Adi Street, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 7 p.m.
Tiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on ‘Tirukkural’ by K. Arunachalam, Sakthi Velammal Nagar, 5 p.m.
Ramakrishna Mutt: Discourse on ‘Alwar Amuthu’ by N.S.K. Sangeetha Radha, 5.30 p.m.; bhajan, New Natham Road, 6.30 p.m.
Sivananda Satsangh Bhavan: Discourse on ‘Lalitha Sahasranamam’ by Swaroopananda, 70 Pechiamman Padithurai, 6.30 p.m.
Tiruppavai-Tiruvempavai Isai Palli: Navaratri festival, Lalitha Sahasranama laksharchana, South Adi Street, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 5 p.m.
Velliambalam Tirupparankundram Dharma Trust: Navaratri festival, Manicka Mandapam, South Avanimoola Street, 5 p.m.
Baghavathy Baghavan Prarthanai Mandapam: Anugraha puja, 39/40 Workshop Road, Simmakkal, 6 p.m.
Abirami Satsangam: Discourse on ‘Tiruvilayadalpuranam’ by K. Venkatasubramaniam, 286 K. K. Nagar, 3 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 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 celebration, A.K. Ramamurthy, correspondent, presides, Sourashtra Mixed Higher Secondary School, Jhansi Rani Park, 10 a.m.
Varasiddhi Vinayagar Temple: Vocal concert by Keezhaneelithanallur P. Haridoss, Palamedu Main Road, Ashok Nagar, 6.30 p.m.
Chinmaya Mission: Devotional songs by Chennai Usha and Vishnupriya, 7th Cross Street, Doak Nagar, 6.45 p.m.
Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation: Exhibition of kolu dolls, Poompuhar, West Veli Street, 10 a.m.
Madurai Kamaraj University: R. Vanniarajan, Principal, inaugurates science awareness programme for students of government schools, Vivekananda College, Tiruvedakam West, 10 a.m.
American College: Rural camp, Valayapatti, 6.30 a.m.
Sourashtra College: Seminar on ‘Postcolonial perspectives,’ G. R. Balakrishnan delivers valedictory address, Silver Jubilee Hall, 3.15 p.m.
Nadar Mahajana Sangam S. Vellaichamy Nadar College: Quiz competition, K. Rajamani presides, 2.30 p.m.; R. Gopal speaks on ‘Stem cell applications,’ Audio Visual Hall, 3.30 p.m.
Madurai Kamaraj University: Ponneelan, novelist, inaugurates Jeeva birth centenary seminar, R. Mohan, Syndicate member, presides, Setupathi Arangu, School of Tamil Studies, 10.30 a.m.
K.L.N. College of Information Technology: I. Singaram, Registrar, MK University, inaugurates ‘Zerone 07,’ MCA students’ technical symposium, K. N. K. Ganesh presides, Conference Hall, 10 a.m.
Vikaasa School: Vikaasa Fiesta 2007, Biju N. Sudarsan presides, Auditorium, 9 a.m.
Valluvar Educational Society: Anti-rabies awareness programme, Mela Kailasapuram, Ganeshpuram, Heera Nagar, Melavasal, Thideer Nagar and Periyar Bus Stand, 5 p.m.
Rotary Club of Madurai West: V.M. Nandalal speaks, Fortune Pandiyan Hotel, 5.30 p.m.
Rotary Club of Madurai North: Shanmuga Thirukumaran speaks, Hotel Sangam, 6.30 p.m.
Madurai Ladies Circle 8: Free osteoporosis detection camp, Devadoss Multi-speciality Hospital, Kodikulam First Street, Surveyor Colony, 9 a.m.
Vidiyal: Ramzan celebration, Rathinapuram, 6 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, Grace Kennet Hospital, 7 p.m.