Religion

Mahabharatham: B. Sundarkumar, Asthika Samajam, Venus Colony, Alwarpet, 6-45 p.m.

Narayaneeyam: Jamadhagni, Sree Raghavendira Swamy Brindavanam, 22, Sriramar St., Dasarathapuram, Saligramam, 6 p.m.

Panchadasi: K. Srinivasan, Sankara Gurukulam, 8, C.P.Ramaswamy Iyer St., Abhiramapuram, 6-30 p.m.

Thiruppavai: M.A.Venkatakrishnan, TTD Information Centre, Venkatnarayana Rd., T.Nagar, 11 a.m.; A. Parandama Ramanuja, Srinivasa Perumal Koil, Medavakkam, 5 p.m.; Venu. Raza Narayanan, Krishna Venkatesa Perumal Baktha Jana Sabai, 120, Sterns Rd., Otteri, 6 p.m.; T.G.Narayanaswamy, 36/4, Hayagrivar Apts., Nathamuni St., Kizhnaduvankarai, Anna Nagar, 7 p.m.

Andal Thirukkalyanam: P.T.Seshadri, Andalamman Matam, 84, Sanjeevaroyan Koil St., Old Washermenpet, 6 p.m.

Culture

Tamil Sangamam: Launch of publication, Union Minister D. Napoleon and State Minister Durai Murugan participate, South Indian Film Chamber, Anna Salai, 5 p.m.

Dr. M.L.V. Rasikar Manram: ‘Thulir’ – cultural festival, P.S. HSS., R.K.Mutt Rd., Mandaveli 6-30 p.m.

General

Chennai Corporation: ‘Samathuva pongal’ celebration, distribution of uniforms to conservancy workers, Ripon Building, 10 a.m.

Chennai Collectorate: ‘Samathuva pongal’ celebration, Rajaji Salai, 10-30 a.m.

Kapaleeswarar Temple: Pongal celebrations, Mylapore, 8-30 a.m.

Thuglak: 40th anniversary meeting, Editor Cho Ramaswamy participates, Kamaraj Arangam, Teynampet, 6-30 p.m.

The Mahratta Education Fund: ‘Sankaranthi Day’ celebration, 402, T.T.K. Rd., Alwarpet, 5 p.m.

Narcotics Anonymous: Meeting, Keep it Simple Group, St.Joseph High School, Vepery High Rd., 7 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meetings, Church of Christ, W-76, Anna Nagar; Church of Victorious Cross, Jawaharlal Nehru Salai, Ashok Nagar; St.Sebastian Church, Post Box bus stop, Madhavaram; Corporation School, Arunachalam St., Chepauk; Victory Child Development Centre, Muthalamman Koil St., Selaiyur; C.S.I. Church, Ambattur and P.S. HSS., R.K.Mutt Rd., Mylapore, 7 p.m.

For Friday

Religion

Mahabharatham: B. Sundarkumar, Asthika Samajam, Venus Colony, Alwarpet, 6-45 p.m.

Bhagavatham: P.M.Vijayaraghavan, Sankara Gurukulam, 8, C.P.Ramaswamy Iyer St., Abhiramapuram, 7 p.m.

Narayaneeyam: Jamadhagni, Sree Raghavendira Swamy Brindavanam, 22, Sriramar St., Dasarathapuram, Saligramam, 6 p.m.

Thayumanavar: D. Gnanasundaram, Balasubramania Baktha Jana Sabha, 5, T.T.K. Rd., Royapettah, 6-30 p.m.

Uddava Upadesam: S. Vasudevan, 11, 1st Avenue Rd., Thiruvalluvar Nagar, Thiruvanmiyur, 4-30 p.m.

General

Consulate General of France: Inauguration of ‘Bonjour India’, Governor Surjit Singh Barnala and Consul General of France Pierre Fournier participate, Hotel Park Sheraton, 8 p.m.

TN Government: ‘Thiruvalluvar Thirunal’ and awards ceremony, Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi participates, Valluvar Kottam, 5-30 p.m.

Narcotics Anonymous: Meeting, Sangarsh Group, Fathima Church Premises, 3, 4th Cross St., United India Colony, Kodambakkam, 7 p.m.

Al-Anon: Meeting, Singaram Pillai Boys High School, Villivakkam, 7 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meetings, Singaram Pillai Boys High School, Villivakkam; Kesari High School, T. Nagar; C.S.I. Zion Church, Chintadripet; Assembly of God’s Church, 100 feet Rd.; Arumbakkam; Fathima Church, Velachery Rd., East Tambaram; Magathalona Mariyal Church, Ezhil Nagar, Poonamallee; Advent Middle School, Oil Mill Bus Stop, Pallikaranai; Kevin School, Arathoon Salai, Royapuram; C.S.I. Peters Church, Vyasarpadi and Annai Velankanni Church, Besant Nagar, 7 p.m.