RELIGION

Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple: Discourse on ‘Periyapuranam’ by M. Gnanapoongothai, Old Thirukalyana Mandapam, 5 p.m.

Selva Vinayagar Temple: Pradosa puja, Railway Colony, 4.30 p.m.

Madhanagopala Swamy Temple: Sampoorna Ramayana Upanyasam by Vasudeva Govindaraja Bhattachariyar, Aandal Sannithi, West Vadampokki Street, 7 p.m.

Thiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on ‘Kanda Puranam’ by A. Arumugam, S.S.Colony, 5 p.m.

Gita Bhavanam: Sampoorna Gita Parayanam and yaga, Kamarajar Salai, 7 a.m.

Adhirudhra Mahayagyna Maha Prayachitha Siva Aaradhana Aahvana celebrations: Lakshmi Sundaram Hall, Gokhale Road, Tallakulam, 4.30 p.m.

St Lourde’s Church: Special Thirupali, K. Pudur, 6 p.m.

CULTURE

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

International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre: Yoga and meditation classes, 444 KK Nagar, East 9th 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.

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 8 p.m. (Tamil)

Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation: Exhibition for Christmas and New Year, Poompuhar Showroom, West Veli Street, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

GENERAL

Madurai Sivakasi Nadars Pioneer Meenakshi Women’s College: Blood donation camp, college auditorium, 10 a.m.

SLS. MAVMM. Ayira Vaisyar College: Workshop on poetry and stories, organised by Tamil department, college premises, Kallampatti, near Chathrapatti, 2.30 p.m.

Indian Medical Association, Madurai Meenakshi Branch: Monthly academic meeting, Dr. Yogendra Kumar Gupta, National Scientific Coordinator, Pharmacovigilance Programme of India, speaks on ‘Pharmacovigilance and its importance,’ Conference Hall, MMHRC, 9 a.m.

Tamil Nadu PWD Senior Engineer’s Association: New year get-together meeting, P.W.D. Poriyalar Illam, Tallakulam, 10 a.m.

Pagutharivalar Kazhagam: Thaneshwar Sagu, president of Pagutharivalar Kazhagam, Odisha, speaks on ‘Scientific Attitude,’ Aarthi Hotel, near Periyar Bus Stand, 5.30 p.m.

Sneham Trust: Vetri Camp for underprivileged children, Community Hall, Iyer Bungalow, 10 a.m.

Vidiyal: Art and craft programme for children, Vidiyal Main Centre, Rathinapuram, 9.30 a.m.; traditional games and problem solving programme for children, Vidiyal Reception Home, Muthupatty, 9.30 a.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, Quality Care Hospital, Ellis Nagar, 7 p.m.

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