RELIGION

Selva Vinayagar Temple: Pradosha puja, Railway Colony, 7.30 p.m.

Ramakrishna Math: Daily aarathi, Reserve Line, New Natham Road, 6.30 p.m.

Sri Kavigna Koodal N. Raghavan: Discourse on ‘108 divya desams’ Sri Koodal Azhagar Temple, 7 p.m.

Thiruvalluvar Kazhagam: Discourse on ‘Thiruvarutpa’ by M. Vijayaraman, North Adi Street, 7 p.m.

Thiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on ‘Silapathikaram’ by A. Narayanan, S.S. Colony, 5 p.m.

Arutjothi Vallalar Temple: Discourse on ‘Deivamani Malai’ by Sankaranandam, Vallalar Temple, Alagarkoil Road, 11 a.m., 191{+s}{+t}Avadhara Vizha, Nagamuthu Jothilinga abishekam, 9 a.m. onwards.

Saiva Siddantha Sabai: Discourse on ‘Thiru varul payan’ by A. Arumugam, South Adi Street, Meenakshi Temple, 7 p.m.

V. Govindaraja Bhattacharyar: Sampoorna Ramayana Upanyasam, Sri Madana Gopala Swami Temple, 7 p.m.

CULTURE

Kannadasan Narpani Mandram: Dinamalar founder T.V. Ramasubba Iyer birth anniversary, R. Chokalingam addresses, TPK Road, 8.50 a.m.

Vedatri West Meditation Centre: Dhyanam, yoga, spiritual talk, Vedatri Arivu Kudil, Jawahar Second Street, S.S. Colony, 6 p.m.

Tyaga Deepam Peravai: Gandhi Jayanthi, Lal Bahadur Shastri birth anniversary celebrations and Kamaraj remembrance day, R. Chokalingam presides, TPK Road, 9.20 a.m.

Crafts Bazaar: Exhibition-cum-sale of crafts from North Eastern states, District Collector Dr. L. Subramanian inaugurates, Maditssia auditorium, 4 p.m.

International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre: Yoga and meditation classes, 444 KK Nagar, East Ninth Street, 6 a.m., 6.30 p.m., 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. for women.

Prajapita Brahma Kumaris Ishwariya Vishwa Vidyalaya: Free rajayoga meditation classes, 36 Meenakshi Nagar, P and T Nagar; 40 Sambandamoorthy Street, 47 B CMR Road and 357 Anna Nagar, 6.30 a.m. and 5.30 p.m.

Gandhi Memorial Museum: K.P. Gangadharan conducts yoga, meditation and pranayama classes, 6 a.m., 10.30 a.m. and 5.30 p.m.

Yoga Research Centre: Yoga training by S. Yoganand, Department of Philosophy, Madura College, 6.30 a.m.

Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation: Sound and Light Show, Thirumalai Naick Palace, 6.45 p.m. (English) and (Tamil) 8 p.m.

Poompuhar: Navaratri kolu dolls, expo-cum-sale, No. 12 West Veli Street, 10 a.m. onwards.

GENERAL

Gandhi Memorial Museum: 144{+t}{+h}Gandhi Jayanthi vizha, garlanding Gandhi statue 9 a.m., S. Bharath Commissioner of Income Tax chief guest, 10 a.m.; Kalabhavan Cultural Academy students present variety program, District Collector Dr. L. Subramanian presides, M.P. Gurusami secretary and T.R. Dhinakaran treasurer participate 5.30 p.m., Discourse by Prof. Illampirai Manimaran on ‘Neri Ninraar Needuzhvaar’ 6 p.m.

Madurai Institute of Social Sciences: Foundation Day and Alumni Meet 2013, Union Minister Dr. E.M. Sudarsana Natchiappan chief guest, Dr. D.V.P. Raja presides, Alumni auditorium, 2 p.m.

Dhan Foundation: 17{+t}{+h}Foundation Day, ‘Technology of tanks’ book release, 1-A Vaidyanathapuram, Kennett Cross Road, 9 a.m. onwards.

Institute of Gandhian Studies and Research: Signature campaign – ‘say no to violence, yes to life’ Dr. M.P. Gurusamy, Secretary, inaugurates, Gandhi Museum, 9 a.m.

Yadava College: Rally for prohibition, Yadava College to Ayyar Bungalow, Prof. Ratnakumar flags off, 9 a.m.

Lions Club of Madurai North: First zonal advisory meeting, Integrated Hostel for the Visually Impaired, Muthupatti, 11 a.m.

Lions Club of Madurai Aristo: 144{+t}{+h}Gandhi Jayanthi celebration and general medical camp, Annai Theresa Nursing College, Muthupatti Road, Alagappan Nagar, 9 a.m.

Lions Club of Madurai Aanantham: Gandhi Jayanthi celebration, Gandhi Pottal, near Alangar Theatre, 7.31 a.m.

Lions Club of Madurai Abirami: Gandhi Jayanthi celebration, Gandhi Museum, 7.15 a.m.

Lions Club of Madurai Central: Garlanding of Mahatma Gandhi statue, Gandhi Museum premises, 7.30 a.m.

Novartis India Limited: World Cerebral Palsy Day, talent programme for cerebral palsy children, Dr. R. Durai Raj chief guest, Sankalp opposite Shenbagam Hospitals, Anna Nagar, 10 a.m.

Pearl Residency Residents’ Association: Seminar on ‘yoga and meditation’ by M. Raman, Faculty Arivu Thiru Koil, SVP Nagar II Street, S. Alangulam, 5 p.m.

Makkal Sakti Iyakkam: Gandhi Jayanthi celebrations, garlanding of statue near east tower Meenakshi Temple, Dr. M. Kannan, Principal, Saraswathi Narayanan College, chief guest, 10 a.m.

TOPKIDS: Meeting on ‘sensitisation and personality development for Madurai traffic police, AR Grounds, 7.30 a.m., Adolescent counselling at Latha Mathavan Polytechnic, Kidaripatti, 10 a.m.

Bharathi Illakiya Peravai: Gandhi Jayanthi and Kamaraj anniversary, Francis Bastian presides, Gandhi Museum, 9 a.m.

Vidiyal: Training in ‘Juvenile Justice Act, C. Jim Jesudoss addresses, Muthupatti, 9.30 a.m.

Janata Dal: Gandhi Jayanthi celebration, State general secretary K. John Moses garlands Gandhi statue, Amman Sannidhi, 9.30 a.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, Dheep Hospitals, K. Pudur, 7 p.m.

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