Religion

Mahabharatham: Sringeri Jagadguru Pravachana Mandiram, R.A.Puram, 7 p.m.

Kandapuranam: J. Mahadevan, Marundeeswarar temple, Thiruvanmiyur, 7 p.m.

Thirumandiram: G. V. Sivaprakasam, 1623, 6th street, 16th Main Road, J-block, Anna Nagar (West), 6 p.m.

Yogavaasishtam: Mani Dravid, Sankara Gurukulam, 8, C.P.Ramaswamy street, Abhiramapuram, 6-45 p.m.

Thiruvarutpayan: V. Sivasubramanian, Saiva Siddhantha Perumanram, 4, Venkatesa Agraharam street, Mylapore, 6 p.m.

Culture

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan: Governor Surjit Singh Barnala inaugurates annual music & dance festival, Mylapore, 5 p.m.

NFSC: Film screening, 505, V floor, Kaveri Complex, 96, M.G.Road, Nungambakkam, 5-30 p.m.

Integrated Academy for Performing Arts: Inauguration of Nama Sankeerthana festival, Sri Krishna Gana Sabha, T.Nagar, 5-30 p.m.

The Shakespeare Millennium Club: Meeting, Cosmopolitan Club, Anna Salai, 6 p.m.

Periyar Library Reader's Circle: Talk by C. Padmanaban, Periyar Thidal, 6-30 p.m.

Prakriti Foundation & Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT-Madras: `Sthri, an evening of bharatanatyam and poetry', IC & SR Auditorium, IIT-Madras, Adyar, 6-30 p.m.

Bharathi Sindanai: Bharathiyar's birth anniversary celebration, Madhya Kailash, Sardar Patel Road, Taramani, 8 a.m.

Samskrutha Bharati: Spoken Samskrit Class, Potti Sriramulu Memorial Hall, Royapettah High Road, Mylapore. 1 p.m.

Rajasthan Cosmo Club: `Kalakriti 2006', Music Academy, T.T.K.Road, 7-35 p.m.

General

LifeScan: Awareness session on `Obesity in children', Letika Saran, Commissioner of Police, participates, Presidency Girls School, Egmore, 9-45 a.m.

Indian Craft's Expo: Mayor M. Subramanian inaugurates, Sankara Hall, T.T.K.Road, Alwarpet, 4 p.m.

Indian Institute of Technology: National seminar on Globalisation, IC&SR Building, IIT Madras, Adyar, 9 a.m.

Dr.MGR Janaki College of Arts and Science: Swami Dayananda Saraswati addresses students, Durgabai Deshmukh Road, R.A.Puram, 10 a.m.

Centre for Environmental Studies and Institute of Ocean Technology, Anna University: Policy workshop on Chennai waterways, Institute of Remote Sensing, Anna University, 10 a.m.

Department of Defence & Strategic Studies, University of Madras and Centre for Airborne Systems, Bangalore: National seminar, Air Marshal P. P. Rajkumar and Madras University vice chancellor S. Ramachandran participate, hotel Deccan Plaza, 36, Royapettah High Road, 10 a.m.

Tamil Nadu Voluntary Health Association: Meeting, Hotel Chennai Gate Way, Poonamallee High Road, Koyambedu, 9-30 a.m.

State Bank of India: Inauguration of SME City Credit Centre, 16, Whannels Road, Egmore, 9 a.m.

SRM Institute of Technology: `Integra 06', Kattankulathur, 11 a.m.

Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering: Meeting, Henry Mudsley Hall, Anna University, Guindy, 5-30 p.m.

Aalim Muhammed Salegh Engg. College: IT seminar, Muthapudupet, Avadi-I.A.F.; 11 a.m.

St.John's International Residential School: `Environe 2006', Palanjur, 10 a.m.

Rotary Club of Chenna Patna: Meeting, Hotel Savera, R.K.Salai, Mylapore, 6-30 p.m.

The Chartered Accountants Study Circle: Meeting, CASC premises, 22-A, Cathedral Road, 6 p.m.

Roja Muthiah Research Library: N. Muthuswamy speaks on `Contemporary theatre', 3rd Cross Road, Central Polytechnic Campus, Taramani, 5 p.m.

YMCA: Meeting, 24, West Cott Road, Royapettah, 6-30 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Church of Victorious Cross, Jawaharlal Nehru Salai, Ashok Nagar; Shifa Hospital, Triplicane High Road; Church of Christ, W-76, Anna Nagar; 7 p.m.

HIV Anonymous: Meeting, Freedom Foundation, 15, Red Hills Road, United Colony, Kolathur, 6 p.m.