RELIGION

Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple: Avani Moola festival, discourse on `Tiruvilayadal Leelai' by T. Gurusamy Desigar, Meenakshi Sannadhi, 8 a.m.

Madanagopalaswamy Temple: Discourse on `Valmiki Ramayanam' by Muralidara Sarma, West Masi Street, 6.30 p.m.

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

Tiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on `Tiruvarutpayan' by V. Sethuramalingam, Sakthi Velammal Nagar, 5 p.m.

Sarada Samiti: Discourse on `Ramayanam' by K. Ramamoorthy, 1 Madam Lane, Lakshminarayanapura Agraharam, Simmakkal, 11 a.m.

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

Our Lady of Velankanni Church: Rev. Peter Fernando, Archbishop, conducts holy mass, Anna Nagar, 6.30 p.m.

Arogyamatha Chapel: 22nd annual festival, holy mass, Vaidyanathapuram Main Road, 6 p.m.

Young Men's Christian Association: Bible study and fellowship meeting, Rev. A. Rayappan speaks, YMCA Services Centre for the Hearing Impaired, Visalakshipuram, 6.30 p.m.

CULTURE

Madurai West Arivu Trust: Vedatri meditation and yoga, Dolphin School, Bypass Road, 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 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.; R. Natarajan conducts free spoken Hindi class, 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.

Patanjali Maharishi Yoga Training Centre: Free yoga class for women, 5 p.m.; for men, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 5.30 p.m.

American College: Shakespeare's `Macbeth,' Auditorium, 6 p.m.

Thevar Murasu: G.M. Sridhar Vandaiyar releases book on freedom movement, K.M. Mahal, Bypass Road, 7 p.m.

Thyaga Deepam Peravai: N.S. Krishnan's memorial day, R. Chokkalingam speaks, 28 Town Hall Road, 8.30 a.m.

GENERAL

Madurai Kamaraj University: C. Shunmugom of Bharatiyar University delivers Prof. T.P. Meenakshisundaram endowment lecture on `Linguistics and language teaching,' Setupati Arangu, School of Tamil Studies, 10.15 a.m.

Agricultural College and Research Institute: Orientation Day, S. Natarajan, Dean, Horticultural College and Research Institute, speaks, K. Ramamoorthy, Dean, presides, Kakkan Auditorium, 3.30 p.m.

Saraswathi Narayanan College: Mahalakshmi, District Employment Officer, speaks on `Employment opportunities,' S. Suriyanarayanan, Principal, presides, 11 a.m.

The ICFAI National College: Dr. Ramesh Babu speaks on `Hospital Information System,' Rajah Muthiah Mandram, 11.30 a.m.

Macmillan: Presentation on `International Assessment for Indian Schools,' Hotel Sangam, 2 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, 348 Angaleswari Nagar, Melakkal Main Road, Kochadai, 7 p.m.