RELIGION

Selva Vinayagar Temple: ‘Karthigai puja,’ Railway Colony, 7.30 p.m.

Hayagreeva Vedanta Desikan Sannithi: 740th Sri Desikan tirunakshatra mahotsavam, tirumanjanam, 9 a.m.; Prabanda parayanam, 5 p.m.; procession of deity, 27 Koodal Alagar Temple Street, 6.30 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Kazhagam: Discourse on ‘Tirugnanasambandar’ by S. Venkataraman, North Adi Street, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 7 p.m.

Ramakrishna Mutt: Discourse on ‘Life and teachings of Sarada Devi’ by Someshananda, 5.30 p.m.; bhajan, New Natham Road, 6.30 p.m.

Divine Life Society: Satsangh and bhajan, Sivananda Sundarananda presides, South Adi Street, Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, 7 p.m.

Vallalar Ashram: Discourse by K. R. Sankaranandam, Vallalar Nagar, Anuppanadi, 11 a.m.

Arul Gnana Sabai: Discourse on ‘Tiruvilayadalpuranam’ by M. Arunagiri, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Tirupparankundram, 6.30 p.m.

Swami Tatwananda Ashram: Samananda conducts ‘Viveka Chudamani’ class, P and T Nagar, 10.30 a.m.

Adiparasakthi Weekly Prayer Mandram: Weekly prayer, Geetha Bhavanam, East Gate, 3 p.m.

Gate of Heaven Church: English service, 8 a.m.; Tamil service, Ellis Nagar, 6.30 p.m.

Vespers: J. Aruldoss preaches, J. Paul Jayakar leads, American College Chapel, 6 p.m.

Church of Christ: Sunday worship service, M. Manickam and I. V. Xavier deliver message, Gnanaolivupuram, 6 p.m.

CULTURE

Madurai West Arivu Trust: Vedatri meditation and yoga, 78 Andalpuram, Tirupparankundram Road, 9 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 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, 5.30 p.m.; discourse by Govindananda, 23 Dr. Sathar Road, Anna Nagar, 5.30 p.m.

Maharishi Ved Vigyan Bhavan: T. V. Rajendran conducts transcendental meditation classes, Gandhi Museum, 10.30 a.m. and 6 p.m.

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

Ulaga Samadhana Alayam: S. V. S. Sundaramurti speaks on ‘Kundalini yoga,’ 138 Kamarajar Road, 7 p.m.

Sri Aurobindo Society: Study circle meeting on ‘The Mother’s sunlit path,’ 3 Lajapathi Roy Road, Chinna Chokkikulam, 10.30 a.m.

Sathguru Sangeetha Samajam: Mandolin concert by Usha and Srisha, Lakshmi Sundaram Hall, 6.30 p.m.

Vajra Arts and Literary Club: Vocal concert by Tiruchi Govindarajan, 202 Bypass Road, 6 p.m.

Tamil Isai Sangam: 127th birthday celebration of Rajah Sir Annamalai Chettiar, P. Ramasamy, Vice-Chancellor, Alagappa University, presents Dr. Rajah Sir Annamalai Chettiar Commemoration Award to O. S. Thiyagarajan,4.15 p.m.; ‘Silappathikaram,’ dance drama, by Thanjavur A. Vadivudevi, Raja Muthiah Mandram, 7.30 p.m.

Ulaga Tirukkural Peravai: Felicitation to N. Manimozhiyan; Tamizhannal addresses; P. Maruthamuthu, Vice-Chancellor, Madurai Kamaraj University, presides, New College House, Town Hall Road, 6 p.m.

Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation: Exhibition of handicrafts, Rotary Hall, Viswanathapuram, 10 a.m.

GENERAL

Nadar Mahajana Sangam S. Vellaichamy Nadar College: Inauguration of new buildings, G. Karikolraj, general secretary, Nadar Mahajana Sangam, addresses, A. T. B. Bose presides, Nagamalai, 10.30 a.m.

Aurolab: Allen Foster, president, CBM, Germany, inaugurates new facility; Karumuttu T. Kannan, Managing Director, Thiagarajar Mills, S. Rethinavelu, president, Tamil Nadu Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Pararajasegaram, WHO consultant, and Suzanne S. Gilbert, Director, Centre for Innovation in Eye Care, address; Veerapanjan, 3 p.m.

Institution of Engineers: Annual general meeting of Madurai Technicians’ Chapter, 1 Vivekananda Nagar, 100 Feet Road, Surveyor Colony, 11 a.m.

Tamil Nadu Government Employees’ Association: Seminar on ‘Abolition of consolidated pay,’ B. Vikraman, district secretary, CITU, inaugurates; K. Rajkumar, State president, addresses; V. Sankaralingam, district president, presides, Justice V. R. Krishna Iyer Community Hall, Lake View Road, K. K. Nagar, 10 a.m.

Vallabhai Patel Watch, Clock Workers and Small Traders’ Association: Conference, R. Govindaraj presides, M. P. Hotel, Nethaji Road, 5 p.m.

Tamil Nadu Saiva Velalar Sangam: ‘Varan arimuga vizha,’ 397 North Masi Street, 9 a.m.

Apollo Speciality Hospitals: World Heart Day, K. K. S. S. R. Ramachandran, Health Minister, speaks, Lake View Road, 10 a.m.

Sivananda Tapovanam: P. Rajavel inaugurates free medical camp, C. R. Patel presides, Sivananda Nagar, Thoppur, 9.30 a.m.

Rotary Club of Madurai North West: Meeting, Seethalakshmi Subramaniam Kalyana Mahal, Krishnapuram Colony, 6 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, Justice V. R. Krishna Iyer Community Hall, K. K. Nagar, 7 p.m.