RELIGION

Selva Vinayagar Temple : Discourse on `Bhagavad Gita' by Nanjil Krishnapriyan, Railway Colony, 7.30 p.m.

Ramanuja Kootam: Discourse on `Thiruvirutham' by R. Rangarajan, Koodal Alagar Temple Street, 6p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Kazhagam: Discourse on `Saiva Siddhantha' by C. RM. Nagappa Chettiar, 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, 5.30 p.m.; bhajan, 6.30 p.m.; discourse on `Life and Teachings of Adbhudananda,' New Natham Road, 7 p.m.

Mata Amritanandamayi Mutt: Visit of Mata Amritanandamayi, satsangh, bhajan and darshan, Madurai Medical College Ground, 6 p.m.

Siddhasram: Guru puja, discourse by Swaroopananda, 9 a.m.; Thenmozhi Gopinathan, Mayor, inaugurates `annadhanam,' 4 Mariamman Teppakulam West, 12 noon.

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

Lourdes Shrine: 87th annual festival, hoisting of flag, K. Pudur, 6 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: T. Ravichandran conducts yoga, meditation and pranayama classes, 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.

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

Sathguru Sangeetha Samajam: Bharatanatyam by L. Murugasundari, Lakshmi Sundaram Hall, 6.30 p.m.

Maharashtra Handloom Handicraft Development Centre: Craft Bazaar, Vijay Mahal, K. K. Nagar, 10 a.m.

GENERAL

Thiagarajar College of Engineering: Students' symposium, P. Subramani, chairman, Pannaikadu Veerammal Paramasivam College, and K. Sowrirajan, Principal, Arulmigu Kalasaligam Polytechnic College, address, V. Abhaikumar, Principal, presides, K. S. Auditorium, 9 a.m.

Muqyyath Sha Sirguro Wakf Board College: `Tamil Perumandram Vizha,' Mullai Nadavarasu speaks, I. Ismail, Principal, presides, K. K. Nagar, 9 a.m.

Sourashtra College: M. S. Karthick speaks on `Music therapy,' 12 noon; Geetha Sivasubramanian of Lady Doak College speaks on `Problems of working women,' N. M. R. S. Chandrakanthan, Principal, presides, Seminar Hall, 4.30 p.m.

Madurai Institute of Social Sciences: Mickey Bankhead of USA speaks on `Practical approach to build a network server,' P. N. Narayana Raja, Principal, presides, HRD Hall, 11 a.m.

Madura College: D. Selvaraju of Annamalai University speaks on `Caste and politics,' Seminar Hall, 11 a.m.

Thiagarajar College: N. Venugopalan speaks on `Globalisation aspects of development,' Sekkilar Hall, 10.30 a.m.

Nadar Mahajana Sangam S. Vellaichamy Nadar College: Inter-collegiate seminar on `FDI in India,' P. Mahendravel, correspondent, presides, Audio Visual Hall, 9 a.m.; S. T. Dhanushkaran speaks, MBA Hall, 2 p.m.

Subbalakshmi Lakshmipathy College of Science: `Bon Hotelier 2007,' hotel skills competitions, Aruppukottai Road, 8.45 a.m.

Sourashtra High School Council: Annual Day, P. M. Mannan, Deputy Mayor, addresses, M. Prabhavathi Mannan distributes prizes, M. N. Sankaran presides, Sourashtra Higher Secondary School, Kamarajar Road, 6 p.m.

Velammal Matriculation School: 1st annual sports meet, Dhanraj Pillay, former Indian hockey captain, presides, Viraganur, 3.30 p.m.

People's Association for Rural Development: G. Nammalvar, T. Kallupatti, 6 p.m.

Rotary Club of Madurai West: Prabhakar of American College speaks on `Media and culture,' Fortune Pandiyan Hotel, 5.30 p.m.

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