Gita: Radhika Krishnakumar, Chinmaya Heritage Centre, 2, 13th Avenue, Harrington Rd., Chetpet, noon.; Satyavratananda Saraswathi, Kesari High School, Pondy Bazaar, T.Nagar, 6-30 p.m.
Upadesa Sahasree: R. Krishnamurthy, Sri Sankara Gurukulam, 8/20, C.P.Ramaswamy Iyer St., Abhiramapuram, 7 p.m.
Thiruvaimozhi: K. B. Devarajan, 258/5, Swati Apartments, East Main Rd., Anna Nagar West, 6-30 p.m.
Purananooru: M.P.Sathiyavel Murugan, Annai Kiliyaambal Thirumana Mandapam, 6/388, Arcot Rd., Kodambakkam, 6 p.m.
Appar Swamigal Thevaram: J. Mahadevan, Marundeeswarar Temple, 7 p.m.
Vallalin Vallal: Kaliyan Sampath, Srinivasa Perumal Temple, Jothi Nagar, Chitlapakkam, 6 p.m.
TANSACS, Tamil Nadu State Blood Transfusion Council, Madras Medical College and Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital, CAPACS: National Voluntary Blood Donation Day, Minister V. S. Vijay participates, Raja Annamalai Mandram, Esplanade, 5-30 p.m.
TANSTIA-FNF Service Centre and Friedrich Naumann Stiftung fur die Freiheit: Conference on ‘SME issues - challenges and prospects,' Hotel Rain Tree, Anna Salai, 10 a.m.
The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers: Foundation day, Hema Gopal, Vice president, Global Head, TCS, talks on ‘Environmental technologies: the future of India,' Hotel Palmgrove, 5-30 p.m.
Easwari Engineering College: Workshop on ‘Wipro Mission 10x – faculty empowerment,' Bharathi Salai, Ramapuram, 8 a.m.
SMOT School of Business: Lecture on ‘corporate structuring,' IInd Cross St., Nehru Nagar, Perungudi, 2 p.m.
Centenary Celebration Committee: Inauguration of centenary celebration of actor S. V. Sahasranamam and honouring senior artistes, Gokhale Sastri Hall, Luz, Mylapore, 6 p.m.
YMCA: Talk on Kurunthogai by Gnana Sundaram, Esplanade, 6 p.m.
Rotary Club of Madras: Meeting, Hotel Taj Connemara, 1 p.m.
Narcotics Anonymous: Meeting, Self Help Group, Community Service Centre, 17, Balfour Rd., Kilpauk, 7 p.m.
Al-Anon: Meetings, Blessings Al Anon Group, TELC Church, 43-B, Agathiar St., Ramapuram, Ambattur; and Madipakkam Al Anon Group, Sri Ganapathy Sachinanda Hospital, Datta St., Baby Nagar, Velachery, 7 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Meetings, Santhome HSS., Santhome High Rd., Mylapore, 6 p.m.; TELC Church, Ramapuram, Ambattur; Sri Ganapathy Sachidananda Ashram Hospital, Baby Nagar, Velachery; St. Josephs Anglo Indian HSS., Vepery; Dr.MGR Matriculation School, Arcot Rd., Saligramam; Port and Dock Primary School, MPT Quarters, New Washermenpet; Christ the King Church, 24th St., Butt Medu, GKM Colony, Peravallur; St. Teresa Church, Nungambakkam High Rd., Nungambakkam; and Sri Sankara Vidyalaya, GST Rd., Urapakkam, 7 p.m.