RELIGION

Sri Varadhavenkatesa Perumal Temple, Big Bazaar Street: Garuda Sevai utsavam, 8 p.m.

Hindu Samaya Mandram: Ganapathy homam, Goratha Moolai, North Chithirai Street, Srirangam, 4.30 a.m.; Maha Sudarsana homam, 8 a.m; Samashti Upanayam and vivaham,10 a.m.

Advaitha Sabha: Sri Sankara Jayanthi mahotsavam, discourse on ‘Mohamuthkaram,' by A.Sivaramakrishna Sastrigal, Sri Sankara Matriculation School premises, Pathai Kidangu Street, 7 p.m.

Sri Swarna Vinayagar Temple, Ponnagar: Akshaya Thrithiyai, special poojas and Swarna Pushparathanai, distribution of coins and annadhanam, 6 p.m.

Sri Maha Mariamman Temple, Puthanampatti: Kudiyazhaikkum festival, Karagathil Amman Thiruveedhi ula, 4 p.m.; Amman-Swamy purappadu in Yanai vaganam, 10 p.m.

Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayana Sabha: Sahasranama parayanam, 43, Amma Mandapam Road, Srirangam, 4.30 p.m.; Garuda Mandapam, Srirangam Ranganathaswamy Temple, 6 p.m.

Sri Rama Nama Sath Sangam, Iyyappa Nagar: Sri Rama nama parayanam, Sri Bhuvaneswari Amman Temple, Iyyappa Nagar, 4 p.m.

Organising Committee: Vedanta classes on Panchadasi by R.Anantharaman, 6, New Seshadripuram, Srirangam, 4.25 p.m.

Sri Sarada Samithi, Puthur: Bhajans by Sri Pramahamsa Seva Sangam, 4.30 p.m.; discourse by K.Subramanian,5 p.m.

Arunkodai Illam: Holy Spirit Convention, mass, message by Fr.Octavius, 49-K, Bharathiar Salai, 5.30 p.m.

Jehovah's Witnesses of India: Special Assembly, V.S.Ibrahim Hall, Mannarpuram, 9.40 a.m.

Dhavaneri Mandram: ‘Thirumurai Innisai,' by V.Balasubramanian, 36, Sowdambikai Amman Street, Thuraiyur, 5 p.m.

CULTURE

Poovalur Saiva Sidandha Sabha: Centenary celebrations, U.Ve.Saminatha Iyer vizha, Veda Narayanan, presides, Vellan Chettiyar Mandram, Poovalur, 9 a.m.

GENERAL

Department of School Education, Department of Public Libraries, District Library Authority and Raja Rammohan Roy Library Foundation: Training programme for librarians, T.Soundiah, Collector, inaugurates, Kalaiarangam campus, 6 p.m.

Indian Academy of Paediatrics: Continuing medical education programme on Simple, Scientific and Practical Points on Rabies, Dr.K.Neminathan, Consulant Paediatrician, resource person, Hotel Sangam, 1 p.m.

District Police Retired Officers Welfare Association: Introductory meeting, K.N.Nehru, Transport Minister, chief guest, K.Vanniaperumal, City Police Commissioner, speaks, Hotel Mayas, 10 a.m.

Samskrita Bharathi: Annual training camp, Sringeri Vidya Bharathi Bhavanam, Amma Mandapam Road, Srirangam, 9.30 a.m.; free spoken Sanskrit classes, 4 p.m.

Tiruchi Arivalar Peravai: Anna's birth centenary, M.S.Venkatachalam, advocate, speaks on Anna, Sri Sivananda Balalaya, II Street, Ramalinga Nagar, 10 a.m.