Selva Vinayagar Temple: Pradosha puja, Railway Colony, 7.30 p.m.
Panniru Tirumurai Mandram: Tirumurai festival, Tirumurai music by M. Muthukumar Oduvar, 6 p.m.; discourse by K. Shanmugam, Tiruvalluvar Kazhagam, North Adi Street, 7 p.m.
Tiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on ‘Tirukkural’ by Rama. Elakkuvanar, Sakthi Velammal Nagar, 5 p.m.
Ramakrishna Mutt: Discourse on ‘Vivekachudamani’ by N. Hariharan, 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.
Visvas Cultural Charitable Trust: Discourse on ‘Ramayanam’ by Sivananda Vijayalakshmi, 78 Tirupparankundram Road, Andalpuram, 6.30 p.m.
Ananda Ayyappan Baktha Sabha: Pradosha puja, 5 p.m.; annaprasadam, Sri Ananda Ayyappan Sannithanam, Alagarkoil Road, Mathur, 5.30 p.m.
Swami Tatwananda Ashram: Tatwananda’s 58th jayanthi celebration, sangabishekam, 10 a.m.; discourse by Samananda, Vedanta Foundation, P and T Nagar, 11.30 a.m.
Baghavathy Baghavan Prarthanai Mandapam: Anugraha puja, 39/40 Workshop Road, Simmakkal, 6 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 357 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.; R. Natarajan conducts free Hindi class, Amirtha Ramasubramaniam Hall, 4.30 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.
Marupakkam: 9th Madurai Documentary and Short Film Festival, Madura College, 10 a.m.; Lady Doak College, 10 a.m.; American College, 10 a.m.; Arul Anandar College, Karumathur, 10 a.m. and MUTA Hall, 6 Kakathope Street, 5 p.m.
Madurai Kamaraj University: P. Maruthamuthu, Vice-Chancellor, inaugurates national symposium on ‘Chronobiology’; M. K. Chandrashekaran delivers keynote address, C. V. Raman Hall, School of Biological Sciences, 9.30 a.m.
K. L. N. College of Engineering: Faculty development programme on ‘Electrical machines,’ Pottapalayam, 10 a.m.
Sitalakshmi Girls Higher Secondary School: 45th School Day, Kamalam Rajendran, secretary, distributes prizes, Tirunagar, 10 a.m.
Virudhunagar Hindu Nadar Higher Secondary School: Patti mandram, T. Annamalaisamy moderates, 13 A Old Kuyavarpalayam Road, 3 p.m.
Virudhunagar T. S. M. Manickam Nadar-Janaki Ammal Higher Secondary School: G. Gnanasambandan of Thiagarajar College inaugurates ‘Tiruvalluvar Mandram,’ 100 Ramanathapuram Road, 2.30 p.m.
Guhan Matriculation Higher Secondary School: Rajadurai G. Michael, Rotary District Governor, inaugurates Interact Club, Ramanathapuram Road, 11.15 a.m.
Southern Railway Women’s Welfare Organisation: Special Children’s Day, K. S. P. J. Babu addresses, Seema Kumar presides, Akshaya School for Special Children, Railway Colony, 11 a.m.
Dr. T. V. Venkatesan Memorial Foundation: P. V. S. Prasad of Raja Muthiah Medical College delivers Dr. TVV memorial oration, V. Raji, Dean, Madurai Medical College, presides, Government Rajaji Hospital Auditorium, 12 noon.
District Ex-Servicemen Welfare Board: Flag Day celebration, S. S. Jawahar, District Collector, presides, Collectorate, 4.30 p.m.
Confederation of Indian Industry: Thangam Thennarasu, Minister for School Education, inaugurates ‘Conference on skills;’ Ramesh Kumar Khanna, Secretary, Labour and Employment, and S. S. Jawahar, District Collector, address, Hotel Sangam, 10 a.m.
Madurai District Tiny and Small Scale Industries Association: Rajeev Ranjan, Industries Commissioner, inaugurates convention on ‘Industrial collaborators and community colleges of Tamil Nadu;’ Xavier Alphonse and B. T. Bangera address; P. T. Krishnamoorthy presides, Fortune Pandiyan Hotel, 10 a.m.
Nehru Yuva Kendra: ‘Yuva Nanban’ training camp, K. N. Subramanian, Lead Bank Manager, delivers valedictory address, K. Jawahar, District Youth Coordinator, presides, Youth Hostel, 3 p.m.
United Christian Higher Secondary School: Christmas celebration, J.G. Jacob Sundarsingh delivers message, I. Premkumar Sekaran, Headmaster, presides, 3.30 p.m.
Canara Bank: Home loan utsav, MADITSSIA Hall, Dr. Ambedkar Road, 6 p.m.
Rotary Club of Madurai West: Rajadurai G. Michael, District Governor, presents ‘For the Sake of Honour Award’ to M. Srinivasan of Aravind Eye Hospital, Aravind Eye Hospital Auditorium, 12.30 p.m.; Official visit of Mr. Rajadurai, MADITSSIA Auditorium, Dr. Ambedkar Road, 6.30 p.m.
Rotary Club of Madurai North: Revathi Subbulakshmi speaks, Hotel Sangam, 7.15 p.m.
Inner Wheel Club of Madurai City: Sunitha speaks, 465 10th Cross Street, Anna Nagar, 5.30 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, Grace Kennet Hospital, 7 p.m.