RELIGION

Selva Vinayagar Temple: Discourse on ‘Sivanandar’ by G. R. Subramanian, Railway Colony, 7.30 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Kazhagam: Discourse on ‘Silapathikaram’ by A. Arumugam, North Adi Street, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 7 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on ‘Tiruvasagam’ by Raja. Umarani, Sakthi Velammal Nagar, 5 p.m.

Ramakrishna Mutt: Discourse on ‘Periapuranam’ by S. S. M. Sundaram, 5.45 p.m.; bhajan, New Natham Road, 6.30 p.m.

Sivananda Satsangh Bhavan: Discourse on ‘Vishnu Sahasranamam’ by T. K. Seshan, 70 Pechiamman Padithurai, 6 p.m.

Samarasa Suththa Sanmarga Sathiya Sangam: Arutperunjothi Agaval parayanam, 4 Samy Asari Lane, Chinna Kadai Street, South Gate, 4 p.m.

Swami Tatwananda Ashram: Samananda conducts Bhagavad Gita class, P and T Nagar, 6.45 p.m.

Anantha Ayyappan Baktha Sabha: Pitru puja, 5 p.m.; annaprasadam, Sri Anantha Ayyappan Sannithanam, Alagarkoil Road, Mathur, 5.30 p.m.

Austhiga Sabai: Vishnu and Lalitha Sahasranama parayanam, Tamil Nadu Brahmin Association Kalyana Mandapam, S. S. Colony, 6.45 p.m.

Maha Pratyankara Devi Amavasai Mahayaga Trust: Maha Amavasai yagam, Narasingam, 10 a.m.

CULTURE

Chinmaya Mission: Yogasana and pranayama camp, 7th Cross Street, Doak Nagar, 6.30 a.m.

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 357 Anna Nagar, 6.30 a.m. and 5.30 p.m.

Gandhi Memorial Museum: Yoga, meditation and pranayama classes, 6 a.m., 10.30 a.m. and 5 p.m.; R. Natarajan conducts Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Sanskrit class for students, 4.30 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.

Research Institute of Sourashtra Heritage and Immigration: Kamalesh P. Joshipura, Vice-Chancellor, Sourashtra University, inaugurates, Radha Prasuram presides, Tamil Nadu Chamber of Commerce and Industry Auditorium, 178 B Kamarajar Road, 9.30 a.m.

Manithaneyam Centre: K. Nandabalan, Police Commissioner, releases book, ‘Ulagelam Uravu,’ N. Manimozhiyan, chairman, Ulaga Tirukkural Peravai, presides, Sivabagya Tirumana Maligai, 69 DD Road, Arapalayam, 5.30 p.m.

Kavithai Uravu: Ramakrishnan releases ‘Annai Meenakshi Tirusempavai,’ S. Nagarajan speaks, Madura Gujarati Samaj, Main Guard Square, 6 p.m.

GENERAL

Madura College: 118th annual sports meet, V. Ravindranath, past Rotary District Governor, distributes prizes, 3 p.m.

Fatima College: C. A. Doss of Federation of Consumer Organisations of Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry speaks on ‘Consumer awareness,’ Jubilee Hall, noon.

Thiagarajar School of Management: Annual convocation, Lakshmi Narayanan, Vice-Chairman, Cognizant, and Chairman, NASSCOM, addresses, 10.30 a.m.; inaugurates ‘Yukti 08,’ management and IT meet, Manikam Ramaswami, chairman, board of governors, presides, Pamban Swamy Nagar, Tirupparankundram, 2.30 p.m.

K. L. N. College of Engineering: S. Sundaravadivelan, General Manager, IMG Wipro Technologies, and Yamuna Anandavalli, General Manager, Keane India, distribute offer letters; S. V. S. Shivnath, secretary, addresses; K. N. K. Ganesh, president, presides, 10 a.m.; 11th Annual Day, Mr. Sundaravadivelan addresses, Indoor Stadium, 2.30 p.m.

R. L. Institute of Nautical Sciences: 45th National Maritime Day, V. N. Rajasekaran of Meenakshi Mission Hospital addresses, Aruppukottai Road, 8 a.m.

Mahatma Montessori Matriculation HSS: Annual awards ceremony, Gita Krishnan addresses, Gopalakrishnan Nagar, 9 a.m.

Media Centre: Workshop on ‘Journalism,’ Sriman Natanagopala Nayaki Swamigal Sangeetha Mahal, Mariamman Teppakulam West Street, 9 a.m.

M. S. Chellamuthu Trust and Research Foundation: C. Sankaravadivoo, trustee, inaugurates self-help group’s bakery unit, Poomalai Complex, DRDA, 10.45 a.m.

Rotary Club of Madurai Meenakshi: P. Pothi speaks, 18 Vallabhai Road, Chokkikulam, 6.30 p.m.

Velammal Memorial Matriculation School: First Annual Day, C. Sylendra Babu, Inspector General of Police, and S. M. Sivakumar, Dean (in charge), Government Rajaji Hospital, address, Tiruppalai, 5.31 p.m.

M.S.Chellamuthu Trust and Research Foundation: Sports meet for persons with mental disabilities, M. S. Ganesh distributes prizes, Alagarkoil, 3.30 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous:Meeting, M. S. Chellamuthu Trust and Research Foundation, K.K. Nagar, 7 p.m.