Ramayanam: Mathivanan, Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet, 6-30 p.m.
Mahabharatham: Keeranur Ramamurthi, Kalyana Ganapathy Temple, Ram Nagar, Nanganallur, 7 p.m.
Bhagavatham: B.Sundar Kumar, Sanskrit College, 84, Thiru. Vi. Ka. Rd., Mylapore, 6-30 p.m.
Gita: Satyavratananda Saraswati, Kesari High School, Pondy Bazaar, T.Nagar, 6-30 p.m.
Narayaneeyam: Jamadhagni, Srimath Arunagirinathar Arangam, Kumaran Kundram, Chromepet, 7 p.m.
Narada Bhakti Sutras: Vimurtananda, Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore, 5-30 p.m.
Nalayiradivyaprabandham: Kokkalai Jerajan, W-146, Anna Nagar West Extn., 10-30 a.m.
Periya Puranam: R. Narayanan, Leo HSS., Anna Nagar West Extn., 5-30 p.m.
Thirumandiram: Kanaga Subramanian, Ekambara Eswarar Temple, Park Town, 6 p.m.
Sundarar Devaram: K.Sundaramurthy, Saiva Siddhantha Perumanram, 4, Venkatesa Agraharam Salai, Mylapore, 6 p.m.
Saptha Kaadhai: K.B. Devarajan, Sri Andalammal Matam, 84, Sanjeevaroyan Koil St., Old Washermenpet, 6-45 p.m.
Advaita and Guru Bhakti: S.Ganesa Sarma, Swami Vivekananda Hall, P.S.HSS., R.K.Mutt Rd., Mylapore, 6 p.m.
Padhuka Sahasram of Sri Vedanta Desikar: M.V.Ananthapadmanabhachariar, Ayodhya Mandapam, Arya Gowda Rd., West Mambalam, 7 p.m.
Namaazhwarum Thiruvengadamudaiyanum: Navalpakkam Narasimhan, Seetharama Bhavanam, 7, Hariharan Hospital Rd., Nanganallur, 6-50 p.m.
Santh Eknath: T.Vijayakrishnan and T.Balaji Venkateswaran, Sri Ardhanareeswarar Temple, Nanganallur, 7 p.m.
Siddhar Subramaniar: J.R. Pugazhenthi, Theosophical Society (Kilpauk Lodge), Alagappa School, G.K. Rd., Purasawalkam, 6 p.m.
Sathsang: Abhiramananda, 668, School Rd., Anna Nagar West Extn., 5-30 p.m.
Prayers and Meditation: M.K.Ramaswami, Sri Aurobindo Society, 5, Smith Rd., Anna Salai, 6-30 p.m.CULTURE
TTDC: Poongavil Poongatru programme, Anna Park, United India Colony, Kodambakkam, 6 p.m.
Pooram Short Story Lovers Club: Launch of audio CD, Srinivasa Sastri Hall, Luz, Mylapore, 5-30 p.m.
WLCI College: Inauguration of Light and Art `09 annual design exhibition, 17, Murrays Gate Rd., Alwarpet, 5 p.m.GENERAL
Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society: Inauguration of Indian Intraocular Implant and Refractive surgery convention, Union Minister G.K.Vasan participates, Hotel Taj Coromandel, 5 p.m.
Chennai Corporation: Distribution of free colour TV sets, Union Minister Dayanidhi Maran participates, Corporation ITI, Lloyds Colony, Royapettah, 10 a.m.; Member of Parliament T.K.S. Elangovan participates, J J Nagar, Korukkupet, 10 a.m. Corporation Higher Secondary School, Palavayal Salai, Ayanavaram, 11 a.m.
Rural Development & Panchayat Raj Department: Distribution of appointment orders to Assistant Engineers, Deputy Chief Minister M.K.Stalin participates, TNPCB Auditorium, Guindy, 9 a.m.
IIT Madras, CDCC, NRCFoss, NIC, CSI and IEEE Computer Society: Workshop on `Green ICT – making it Fossible,’ IC &SR Auditorium, IIT Madras, 9-30 a.m.
USIEF: Panel discussion on `Climate Change: Risks and Adaptations,’ M.S.Swaminathan Research Foundation, 3rd Cross St., Taramani, 10 a.m.
Tobacco Cessation Centre, Cancer Institute WIA – Chennai Police - Smoke Free Chennai: Model Control Room, Police Commissionerate, Egmore, 10-45 a.m.
Science City: Inauguration of workshop on `Health and wealth from waste’ for homemakers, Periyar Science and Technology Centre Campus, Gandhi Mandapam Rd., 10 a.m.
SITU Council Educational Research – Indian Liberal Group (Chennai Chapter): Students Parliament to debate on `The Merits and demerits of school board examinations,’ Srinivasa Sastri Hall, Luz, Mylapore, 10 a.m.
University of Madras: Grievance day for students of Institute of Distance Education, Senate House, Chepauk, 11 a.m.
Madras Institute of Retail Management: Launch of website, Darbar Hall, Raj Bhavan, 12-30 p.m.
SICCI: Interactive session on Union Budget, Esplanade, 9-30 a.m.
Sri Ramachandra University: Inauguration of first annual workshop on `Modern procedures to correct diseases of voice box and preserve healthy voice,’ Porur, 10-30 a.m.
Saraswathi Kendra Learning Centre for Children: Symposium on `alternate therapies for children with autism, dyslexia and learning disabilities,’ C.P. Ramaswami Aiyar Foundation, 1, Eldams Rd., Alwarpet, 10 a.m.
Parvathy Hospital: CME programme on `3D image-guided primary and revision knee replacement surgeries,’ 241, GST Rd., Chromepet, 11 a.m.
State Platform for Common School System: Seminar on `equitable standard education,’ NKT College of Education for Women, Dr. Besant Rd., 4-30 p.m.
Association of Chartered Accountants: Lecture on `TDS provision – recent procedural changes,’ Madras Hire Purchase Association Hall, 4th Floor, 128, NSC Bose Rd., 6-30 p.m.
Citizens for Human Rights Movement: Meeting, AICUF hall, Sterling Rd., Nungambakkam, 10 a.m.
Gremaltes Hospital and HelpAge India: Free cataract screening camp for senior citizens, Child Care Centre, WVS – Tamil Nadu, 93, Periya Koodal, Shenoy Nagar, 9 a.m.
Elite Educational Institute: Free workshop on Bank clerical and probationary officer exam, 148/38, Jani Jan Khan Rd., Royapettah, 10 a.m.
Velammal Matric. HSS.: Valedictory of Quiz Wizard 2009, T.S.Krishna Nagar, 10-30 a.m.
J.K. Study Circle: Meeting, 3/4, Kamala St., Kumaran Kunram, Chromepet, 5-30 p.m.
Periyar Library Reader’s Circle: Meeting, Periyar Thidal, Vepery, 6-30 p.m.
Virugambakkam Thavamaiyyam: Meeting, Kamarajar Salai, Virugambakkam Community Hall, 6 p.m.
Karunakaran Memorial Thirukural Library: Birth anniversary of library founder Karunakaran, 5th St., 3rd Avenue, Anna Nagar, 7-27 a.m.
Sevalaya: Discussion on Gandhiji and Tamils, Puzhal Prison II, Puzhal, 2 p.m.
Rotary Club of Madras Perungudi: Meeting, Alumni Club, Boat Club Rd., R.A. Puram, 6-30 p.m.
Narcotics Anonymous: Meetings, Turning Point Group, Lazarus Church, Foreshore Estate; and New Attitude Group, St.Andrews Church, 123, Kalathiappa St., Choolai, 7 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Meetings, St.Velankanni Church, Besant Nagar, 8 a.m.; and P.S.HSS., R.K.Mutt Rd., Mylapore; Community Service Centre, 17, Balfour Rd., Kilpauk; ECI Zion Church, Jawaharlal Nehru Salai, Ekkaduthangal; Risen Christ Church, Anna Salai Bus Stop, 6, Paper Mills Rd., Peravallur; Williams Girls HSS., Peters Rd., Royapettah; and Alagu Andavar Thirukoil, Korukkupet, 7 p.m.
Al-Anon: Meeting, Community Service Centre, 17, Balfour Rd., Kilpauk, 7 p.m.