Ramayanam: Jaya Srinivasan, Manasarovar, 19, 3rd Seaward Rd., Valmiki Nagar, Thiruvanmiyur, 6.30 p.m.
Bhagavatham: B. Sundarkumar, Thirumala Sangam, 1231, 18th Main Rd., Anna Nagar West, 4 p.m.; Prema Pandurang, Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet, 5.30 p.m.
Gita: Rishi Chaitanya, Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Chinmaya Nagar stage II, Virugambakkam, 6.45 p.m.
Uddhava Gita: Velukkudi Krishnan, Valluvar Gurukulam School, 220, GST Rd., Tambaram, 7 p.m.
Kathopanishad: Brahmayogananda, 25, Chakrapani St. Extn., West Mambalam, 7 p.m.
Narayaneeyam: P.L. Balasubramanian, Asthika Samajam, 3rd St., Venkateswara Nagar, Pozhichalur, 5 p.m.; Jamadhagni, Srimanth Arunagirinathar Arangam, Kumaran Kundram, Chromepet, 7 p.m.
Veda Vyasa: K.V. Seshadrinathan, P.S. HSS., Mylapore, 6 p.m.
Govinda Pattabishekham: Kidambi Narayanan, 19/9, Ramanujam St., Choolaimedu, 3.45 p.m.
Thiruvasagam: J. Mahadevan, Marundeeswarar Temple, Thiruvanmiyur, 10 a.m.; S. Thyagarajan, Rani Seethai Hall, Anna Salai, 6 p.m.
Nalayiradivyaprabandham: Kokkalai Jerajan, W-146, Anna Nagar West Extn., 10.30 a.m.
Thiruvilaiyadalpuranam: C. Paramasivam, Leo Matric. HSS., Anna Nagar West Extn., 5.30 p.m.
Thiruvarutpayan: S. Saravanan, Marundeeswarar Temple, Thiruvanmiyur, 7 p.m.
Thirugnanasambandar: Desa. Mangayarkarasi, Ayodhya Aswamedha Mahamandapam, West Mambalam, 7 p.m.
Manickavasagar: M.R. Seshadri, Kameswarar Temple, Puduperungulathur, 6.45 p.m.
Saptha Kaadhai: K.B. Devarajan, Andalammal Matam, 84, Sanjeevaroyan Koil St., Old Washermenpet, 6.45 p.m.
Mother’s Prayers and Meditation: M.K. Ramaswami, 5, Smith Rd., Anna Salai, 6.30 p.m.
Turning Adversity To One’s Advantage: Dayananda Saraswati, Kamaraj Memorial Hall, Teynampet, 6.30 p.m.
Sri Annamacharya Vamseekula Sankeerthana Seva Mandali Trust: Launch of publication, Sankara Mutt, West Mambalam, 4 p.m.
Ilakiya Sindhanai: S. Swaminathan speaks on contemporary drama, Srinivasa Gandhi Nilayam, Mowbrays Salai, Teynampet, 6.30 p.m.
Tourism Dept.: Poongavil Poongatru programme, Dr. Natesan Park, T.Nagar, 6 p.m.
Sevalaya: Book review, Kasuva village, Thiruninravur, 2 p.m.
Punnagai Ulagam: Launch of educational magazine, Hotel Taj Connemara, 11 a.m.
World Thirukkural Centre: Meeting, Valluvar Kottam, 10 a.m.
VIT Alumni Assn.: Meeting to felicitate VIT University chancellor G. Viswanathan, Union Minister Vayalar Ravi, State Ministers Arcot N. Veeraswami and Durai Murugan, and The Hindu Editor-in-Chief N.Ram participate, IMAGE Auditorium, MRC Nagar, R.A. Puram, 4 p.m.
Kannadasan Birth Anniversary: Kaviarasu Kannadasan Tamil Sangam, Union Minister S. Jegathrakshagan participates, Vani Mahal, T.Nagar, 6 p.m.; Kannadasan Kalai Ilakiya Peravai, Srinivasa Sastri Arangam, 40, Luz Church Rd., Mylapore, 6 p.m.
DMK Youth Wing Trust: Distribution of prizes to 10th and +2 toppers, Deputy Chief Minister M.K. Stalin and Minister K. Anbazhagan participate, Kalaivanar Arangam, Wallajah Rd., 5 p.m.
Rotary Club of Madras Centenary Commemoration: Valedictory of campaign against child mortality, Minister M.R.K. Panneerselvam and The Hindu Editor N.Ravi participate, Anna Institute of Management, Greenways Rd., R.A. Puram, 6 p.m.
Institute of Non Communicable Diseases, Govt. Royapettah Hospital- Lions Clubs International: Inauguration of Diabetics Foot Care Clinic, Minister M.R.K. Panneerselvam participates, Royapettah, 10 a.m.
Indian Bank: Inauguration of biometric ATM, 812, Periyar EVR High Rd., Chetpet, 8.15 a.m.; Launch of publication and meeting on how to prevent heart diseases, The Hindu Editor-in-Chief N.Ram participates, IMAGE Auditorium, MRC Nagar, R.A. Puram, 11 a.m.
Genesis Welfare Trust: Meeting on ‘Life insurance for people living with HIV: opportunities and challenges’, Asha Nivas Social Service Centre, Rutland Gate 5th St., Nungambakkam, 10 a.m.
Industrial Waste Management Assn-Science Olympiad: ‘Enviro 2009’, TNPCB, Guindy, 9 a.m.
Alliance India: Conference on ‘Energy Management 2009’, Hotel Comfort Inn Marina, 10 a.m.
College of Engineering- Anna University: Silver Jubilee reunion of alumni of 1979-84 batch, Guindy, 10 a.m.
Shrine Vailankanni SSS.: Reunion of 1984 batch, Hotel Green Park, 6 p.m.
Tamil Nadu Environment Council-Environmental Scientists Forum: Meeting on status of environment in Chennai, ICSA, Pantheon Rd., Egmore, 10 a.m.
MMA: Certificate course in banking and financial services, Zeal Corporate Office, Russian Cultural Centre, Alwarpet, 3 p.m.
Association of Chartered Accountants: P.Anand speaks on ‘Accounting Standard 11-Recent Controversies’, Madras Hire Purchase Assn, Golden Complex, 128, NSC Bose Rd., 6.30 p.m.
Continuing Professional Education Committee, ICAI: Training programme on accounting standards, Hotel Savera, 8.45 a.m.
Chennai Harbour Pensioners’ Assn.: Meeting, Ettiyappa Naicker School, Surya Narayana Chetty St., Royapuram, 4 p.m.
IEEE Madras Section: Meeting on ‘Power sector reforms today’, 97 A, Peters Rd., Gopalapuram, 5.45 p.m.
Software Process Improvement Network: Meeting, Anna University, 9 a.m.
Dr. Chitra S.Narayanaswamy Centenary Trust: Distribution of course completion certificates, 132, St. Mary’s Rd., Alwarpet, 4 p.m.
Tamil Nadu Science and Technology Centre: Seminar on Acoustics, Periyar Science and Technology Centre, Gandhi Mandapam Rd., 2 p.m.
Hemophilia Society-Madras Chapter: Blood donation camp, SIRC-ICAI, Nungambakkam High Road, 9 a.m.
Tattvaloka: Wellness programme by Hyuma Qureshi, Eldams Rd., Teynampet, 6 p.m.
Tamil Nadu People Social Service Awareness Organisation: Distribution of notebooks, uniforms, AVM Employees Co-operative Assn building, AVM Colony 2nd St., Virugambakkam, 4 p.m.
KGN Creations: Anniversary celebrations, Chennai Corporation community hall, Chandrayogi Samathi Rd., Mangalapuram, 4 p.m.
J.K. Study Circle: Meeting, 3/ 4, Kamala St., Kumaran Kunram, Chromepet, 5.30 p.m.
Jaya Engineering College: Lecture on TCS Accreditation, Thiruninravur, 10.30 a.m.
IIT Madras Alumni Assn, Chennai Chapter: Presentation on ‘M’power ERP Solutions’, IIT Madras, 5. 30 p.m.
Theosophical Society- Kilpauk Lodge: Programme on ‘Understanding of Stress’, Alagappa School, Purasawalkam, 6 p.m.
Chennai Friends Forum: Meeting, Sri Sankara Vidyalaya, Sadasiva Nagar, Madipakkam, 6.30 p.m.
Valliammal College for Women: Investiture of the Student Council, Anna Nagar East, 1.30 p.m.
SMOT: Free career guidance programme, II Cross St., Nehru Nagar, Perungudi, 5.30 p.m.
Jaya Matric. HSS.: Inauguration of ECA Club, Thiruninravur, 1 p.m.
Rotary Club of Madras South: Meeting, Hotel Savera, 7 p.m.
Lions Club of Chennai Medavakkam: Inauguration of new facilities, Ponmar Govt. Middle School, Mambakkam Rd., Ponmar, 9 a.m.; Lions Club of Royal Excellence, Awards to school toppers, Beta Mat. HSS., Guindy, 3 p.m.; Lions Club of Avishkaar: Meeting, Hotel Quality Sabari Inn, T.Nagar, 7.30 p.m.
Medley Toastmasters Club: Meeting, Gandhi Nagar Club, 73, Fourth Main Rd., Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, 3.25 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Meetings, St. Velankanni Church, Besant Nagar, 8 a.m.; and Community Service Centre, Balfour Rd., Kilpauk; ECI Zion Church, Jawaharlal Nehru Salai, Ekkaduthangal; Risen Christ Church, Paper Mills Rd., Peravallur; Williams Girls HSS., Peters Rd., Royapettah; P.S. HSS., R.K. Mutt Rd., Mylapore; and Alagu Andavar Temple, Korukkupet, 7 p.m.
Al-Anon: Meeting, Community Service Centre, Balfour Rd., Kilpauk, 7 p.m.
Narcotics Anonymous: Meeting, Turning Point Group, Lazarus Church, Lazarus Church Rd., Foreshore Estate; and New Attitude Group, St.Andrews Church, Kalathiappa St., Choolai, 7 p.m.