RELIGION

Selva Vinayagar Temple: `Tiruvilakku puja,' Railway Colony, 7.30 p.m.

Subramaniaswamy Temple: Panguni festival, procession of deity, Reddiar Mandapam, 9 a.m.; S.S. Chokkan Chettiar Mandapam, 3 p.m.; dance by Narthagi Natraj, 7 p.m.; `Pattabishekam,' 8 p.m.; `Valli Tirumanam,' drama, by V.P. Diraviam, Tirupparankundram, 10 p.m.

Yoga Narasimha Perumal Temple: Yagasala puja, 8 a.m.; mahasamprokshanam, 12 noon; procession of deity, Yanaimalai Othakadai, 7 p.m.

United Vaishnavites Sabha: 26th Divyaprabandha festival, discourse by V.N. Vedanta Desikan, and Vilancholaipillai Ramanujar, 5.30 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 `Viveka Chudamani' by N. Hariharan, 5.45 p.m.; bhajan, New Natham Road, 6.30 p.m.

Visvas Cultural Charitable Trust: Discourse on `Ramayanam' by Sivananda Vijayalakshmi, 78 Tirupparankundram Road, 6.30 p.m.

Austiga Sabai: Vishnu and Lalitha Sahasranama Parayanam, 70 Sixth Cross Street, Doak Nagar, 7 p.m.

Adiparasakthi Kuzhanthaigal Kappagam: Weekly prayer, 3 A Mariamman Teppakulam West, 3 p.m.

Baghavathi Baghavan Prarthanai Mandapam: Anugraha puja, 39/40 Workshop Road, Simmakkal, 6 p.m.

Gospel for Everyone: Lenten prayer meeting, Tirunagar, 7 p.m.

CULTURE

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: Yoga, meditation and pranayama class, 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: Transcendental meditation classes, Gandhi Museum, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Yoga Research Centre: Yoga therapy classes, Department of Philosophy, Madura College, 6.30 a.m.

Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation: Handloom and jewellery exhibition, V.S. Chellam Hall, Kamarajar Road, 10 a.m.

Puratchi Kavignar Mandram: K. Veeramani introduces A. Ramasamy's book, `Struggle for Freedom of Languages in India,' P.T.R. Palanivel Rajan, former Assembly Speaker, addresses, P. Varadarajan presides, Victoria Edward Hall, 5 p.m.

GENERAL

Thiagarajar College of Engineering: Workshop on `Evolving cost-effective housing model for tsunami affected areas,' K.S. Auditorium, 9.30 a.m.

Madura College: Srinivas Chaitanya of Chinmaya Mission speaks on `Relevance of Bhagavad Gita today,' Department of Philosophy, 11 a.m.

Vivekananda College: A.K. Shukla, Director, Central Electrochemical Research Institute, inaugurates symposium on `Modern trends in chemistry,' Tiruvedakam West, 9.30 a.m.

Thiagarajar College of Preceptors: Valedictory function of college union and sectional associations, M. Arunagiri, Principal, addresses, L. Saraswathi presides, Teppakulam, 3 p.m.

Maniammai Nursery School: K. Veeramani, president, Dravidar Kazhagam, inaugurates, 40 North Masi Street, 9 a.m.

Meenakshi Mission Hospital: Conference on `E-Granary Digital Library,' Melur Road, 10 a.m.

Rotary Club of Madurai West: Arul Arasu Israel speaks on `Indian and racial discrimination,' Fortune Pandiyan Hotel, 5.30 p.m.

Rotary Clubs of North and Meenakshi: Chitra Jagadesan speaks on `Peace in life,' Lakshmi Hall, 73 Sathamangalam, 6.30 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, Grace Kennet Hospital, 7 p.m.

KLN College of Engineering: P.K. Ashok Babu speaks on `Trends in management,' PG Conference Hall, 2 p.m.

Raja College of Engineering and Technology: D.Janaki, Vice-Chancellor, Mother Teresa Women's University, inaugurates workshop on `Emerging trends in electrochemical science and technology,' G. Nagarajan, Chairman, presides, Veerapanjan, 10 a.m.

ICFAI National College: Seminar on `Human relations practices,' T. Arulvelan, Principal, presides, Lady Doak College, 9.30 a.m.

Voluntary Association for People Service: J.Vanangamudi, Lead District Manager, inaugurates pest control services agri clinic, 82 B Tamil Sangam Road, 10 a.m.