RELIGION

Selva Vinayagar Temple: Discourse on ‘Tirumandiram' by Shanmuga Tirukkumaran, Railway Colony, 7.30 p.m.

Karpaga Vinayagar Temple: Kanda Sashti festival; tirukkalyanam, 9.05 a.m.; community feast, 12 noon; ‘oonjal,' Poonga Nagar Colony, K. K. Nagar, 7 p.m.

Dandayuthapaniswamy Temple: Kanda Sashti festival; Rudra japam, 6 a.m.; puja, Netaji Road, 4 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Kazhagam: Discourse on ‘Tirukkural' by N. Manickam, North Adi Street, Meenakshi temple, 7 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on ‘Tirukkural' by Rama. Elakkuvanar, S. S. Colony, 5 p.m.

Ramakrishna Mutt: Aarathi, New Natham Road, 6.30 p.m.

Sivananda Satsangh Bhavan: Discourse on ‘Lalitha Sahasranamam' by S. Narayanan, 70 Pechiamman Padithurai, 6.30 p.m.

Swami Tatwananda Ashram: Samananda conducts ‘Tatwabotham' class, Kuttaiah Gnanadesika Swamigal Mutt, 164 South Veli Street, 6.45 p.m.

International Society for Krishna Consciousness: Damodara Deepam festival, 12/37 Maninagaram Main Road, 6.30 p.m.

Adiparasakthi Kuzhanthaigal Kappagam: Prayer, 3 A Mariamman Teppakulam West, 3 p.m.

Bagavathy-Baghavan Prarthanai Mandapam: Anugraha puja, 39/40 Workshop Road, Simmakkal, 6 p.m.

Hindu Baktha Jana Sabha: Puja, Uchiya Temple, Tirunagar, 6 p.m.

CULTURE

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 357 Anna Nagar, 6.30 a.m. and 5.30 p.m.

Gandhi Memorial Museum:

T. Ravichandran conducts yogasana, meditation and pranayama classes, 6 a.m., 10.30 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Aanmeega Kalvi Nilayam: Free meditation class, Madurai Arivu Tirukoil, 24 Besant Road, Chokkikulam, 6 a.m.

Maharishi Ved Vigyan Bhavan: T. V. Rajendran conducts transcendental meditation class, Gandhi Memorial Museum, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.

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

Department of Tourism: Sound and light show, Tirumalai Nayak Palace, 6.45 p.m. (English) and 8 p.m. (Tamil)

Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation: Karthigai deepam exhibition, Poompuhar showroom, 12 West Veli Street, 10 a.m.

GENERAL

Madurai Kamaraj University: W. Selvamurthy, Chief Controller, R and D, DRDO, inaugurates international conference on Genomic Sciences; Lidia Szpyrkowicz, Scientific Counsellor, Embassy of Italy, releases conference compendium; R. Karpaga Kumaravel, Vice-Chancellor, presides, Dr. Mu. Va. Hall, 9.30 a.m.; S. Syed Ali speaks on ‘Life and contribution of Jinnah Sherfudeen to literary world,' School of Religions, Philosophy and Humanist Thought, 11 a.m.

Pandian Saraswathi Yadav Engineering College: Faculty development programme, P. Shankara Ramalingam, Principal, presides, Arasanoor, 10 a.m.

Velammal College of Engineering and Technology: Training in soft skills, Viraganoor, 9.30 a.m.

Development Promotion Group: Programme on ‘Organic farming and micro finance management,' The Metropole, Dr. Ambedkar Road, 9 a.m.

M.S. Chellamuthu Institute of Mental Health and Rehabilitation: Children's Day and Sports Day, Aakash Special School, Alagaarkoil, 11 a.m.

Rotary Club of Madurai West: R. Prabakar of American College speaks on ‘Media and its impact,' Fortune Pandiyan Hotel, 5.30 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, Grace Kennet Hospital, 7.30 p.m.

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