Religion

Brihadaranyaka Upanishad: Satyavratananda Saraswathi, Kesari High School, Pondy Bazaar, T.Nagar, 6.30 p.m.

Jayanthi Mahotsavam: B.Sundar Kumar, Sringeri Jagadguru Pravachana Mandiram, Sringeri Mutt Rd., R.A.Puram, 7.15 p.m.

Mooka Panchasati: Goda Venkateswara Sastri, P.S. HSS., Mylapore, 5.30 p.m.

Nalayiradivyaprabandam: Kokkalai Jerajan, W-146, Anna Nagar West Extn., 10.30 a.m.

Kandapuranam: V.Sivasubramanian, Marundeeswarar temple, Thiruvanmiyur, 7 p.m.

Ramakrishnarin Amudha Mozhigal: Apavargananda, Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore, 5.30 p.m.

Arulalaperumal Emperumaanar: K.B.Devarajan, Sanjeevaroyan Koil St., Old Washermenpet, 6.45 p.m.

‘Or Iravil Moovar': M.N.Srinivasan, Thiruvengadamudaiyan Sannithi, 25, Nainiyappan St., Pattalam, 6 p.m.

The Mother's Prayers and Meditations: M.K.Ramaswamy, 5, Smith Rd., Anna Salai, 6.30 p.m.

General

Tamil Nadu Small and Tiny Industries Association: Inauguration of ‘Sticon 2011' convention, Union Minister Jayanthi Natarajan, Governor K.Rosaiah and Minister M.C.Sampath participate, Chennai Trade Centre, Nandambakkam, 10.30 a.m.

Indian Pharmaceutical Association: National Pharmacy Week, Governor K.Rosaiah participates, Raja Annamalai Mandram, Esplanade, 5.30 p.m.

Indian Pharmacy Graduates' Association: National Pharmacy week celebration, Minister B.V.Ramanaa and Speaker D.Jayakumar participate, Hotel Savera, 10.30 a.m.

Indian Red Cross Society and Tamil Nadu Nursery, Primary, Matric. HSS Association: Expansion of Junior Red Cross in matriculation schools in Tamil Nadu, Speaker D.Jayakumar participates, Vidhyodaya School, T.Nagar, 10 a.m.

DG Vaishnav College: NCC Day celebrations, Minister C.Ve.Shanmugam participates, Arumbakkam, 2.45 p.m.

Madras High Court: Sesquicentennial celebration, Judges of Supreme Court of India and Madras High Court and Minister M.Paranjothi participate, Madras University, Chepauk, 10.30 a.m.

Dr.Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centre: Presentation of DMDSC Gold Medal Oration Award to Sir Michael Hirst, President elect of International Diabetes Federation, Mike Nithavrianakis, British Deputy High Commissioner participates, Hotel Vivanta by Taj Connemara, 7.30 p.m.

VHS Diabetes Department and TAG VHS Diabetes Research Centre: World Diabetes Day celebration, Taramani, 11 a.m.

National Institute for the Visually Handicapped, Regional Centre: Training in first aid for visually impaired and teachers of special and integrated schools, Poonamallee, 10 a.m.

Madhuram Narayanan Centre for Exceptional Children: Valedictory function of workshop on ‘Early intervention across disabilities,' Archdiocesan Pastoral hall, Kutchery Rd., Santhome, 2.30 p.m.

Nandini Voice for the Deprived: Debate competition for visually impaired women, Mangayarkarasi Mahalir Mandram, 11{+t}{+h}Cross St., Sastri Nagar, Adyar, 10 a.m.

Tamil Nadu Differently Abled Protection Forum: Seminar and launch of publication, Hotel Meenakshi Bhavan, T.Nagar, 9.30 a.m.

Institute of Chartered Accountants of India: Seminar on corporate laws and corporate governance and information technology, ICAI Bhavan, Nungambakkam High Rd., 9.30 a.m.

Chamber of Indirect Tax Professionals: Meeting, Hindustan Chamber of Commerce, 149, Greams Rd., 6 p.m.

MCCI: Meeting on ‘Allowing FDI in multi brand retail', Hotel Raintree, Nandanam, 9 a.m.; Presentation on use of technology in statutory compliance management, Hotel Savera, 10 a.m.

ICWAI-SIRC: Meeting on health care, Montieth Lane, Egmore, 6.15 p.m.

Cognizant: Career guidance programme for school students, Government HSS., Velachery, 10.45 a.m.

Madurai Mani Iyer Centenary Organising Committee: Meeting, 4/4, Kumudh Apartments, Laxmipuram First St., Royapettah, 6 p.m.

Indian Bank: Launch of smart card based business correspondent model, Palavedu village, Tiruvallur, 10.30 a.m.

Ethiraj College for Women, MBA Dept and ISTD, Chennai chapter: ‘Yugma 2011' international conference, GRT Convention Centre, T.Nagar, 9 a.m.

Loyola College: Programme on ‘Database design: normalisation and DFD diagrams', Dept. of Computer Science, Nungambakkam, 10 a.m.

SMOT School of Business: Lecture on Project management in energy sector-unique challenges, Nehru Nagar, Perungudi, 10 a.m.

P.S. SSS.: Exhibition on traditional games across the world and travel and tourism, Mylapore, 9.30 a.m.

National Management School: Convocation, Hotel The Residency Towers, 6.30 p.m.

Velammal Matric. HSS.: Traffic awareness programme, Mogappair, 10 a.m.

Sruthilaya Vidyalaya: Anniversary celebrations, Rani Seethai Hall, Anna Salai, 5.30 p.m.

Chennai Wordsmiths Toast Masters Club: Meeting, Towers Club, Anna Nagar, 4 p.m.

Chennai Friends Forum: Meeting on Women and Media, Tambras Trust hall, Sabari St., Madipakkam, 6.30 p.m.

Sevvel Kottam Balabhaktha Janasabhai: Birth anniversary of Tamil scholar V.Natesanar, Sivasubramaniar temple, Samipillai St., Choolai, 9 a.m.

Theosophical Society (Kilpauk Lodge): H.Sai Giridhar speaks on ‘Relaxation: The Key to Success', Alagappa School, Purasawalkam, 6 p.m.

Narcotics Anonymous: Meetings, Turning Point Group, Lazarus Church, Foreshore Estate; and New Attitude Group, 123, Kalathiappa St., Choolai, 7 p.m.

Al-Anon: Meetings, Blossom Al Anon Group, Community Service Centre, 17, Balfour Rd., Kilpauk; Korukkupet Al Anon Group, Alagu Andavar Thirukoil, Korukkupet; and Avadi Al Anon Group, TPI Kalyana Mandapam, opp. JAK City, Avadi, 7 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meetings, Community Service Centre, 17, Balfour Rd., Kilpauk; P.S. HSS., R.K. Mutt Rd., Mylapore; Advent Christian Middle School, Velachery Rd., Sembakkam; Risen Christ Church, 6, Paper Mills Rd., Peravallur; Alagu Muthu Mariamman Thirumana Mandapam, Periyar Salai, Korukkupet; St. Teresa Church, Nungambakkam High Rd., Nungambakkam; ECI Zion School, 100 ft. Rd., Ekkaduthangal; Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 189/217, School St., Manali Town; and Sri Ganapathy Sachidananda Ashram Hospital, Baby Nagar, Velachery, 7 p.m.

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