MISCELLANEOUS

In Madurai Today

RELIGION

Selva Vinayagar Temple: Sankatahara Chaturti puja, Railway Colony, 7. 30 a.m.

Subramaniaswamy Temple: Panguni brahmotsavam, car festival, 6 a.m.; procession of deity, 8 p.m.; devotional music by M.S. Sathyam, 7 p.m.; bakthi play, `Nallamuhoortham' by Valluvar Kalai Kuzhu, Tirupparankundram, 10 p.m.

Prasanna Venkatesa Perumal Devasthanam: Panguni mahotsavam, procession of deity, 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.

Ramanuja Kootam: Discourse on `Thiruvirutham' by R. Rangarajan, Koodal Alagar Temple Street, 6 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Kazhagam: Discourse on `Tirukkural by N. Manickam, North Adi Street, 7 p.m.

Tiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on `Tirukkural' by K. Arunachalam, Sakthi Velammal Nagar, 5 p.m.

Ramakrishna Mutt: Discourse on `Tiruvilayadalpuranam' by S. Kaliamoorthi, 5.30 p.m.; bhajan, 6.30 p.m.; discourse on `Kambaramayanam' by K. Ramamurthy, New Natham Road, 7 p.m.

Ananda Ayyappan Baktha Sabha: Ganapathi and Suktha homam, 5.30 p.m.; `annadhanam,' Ananda Ayyappan Sannidhanam, Alagarkoil Road, Mathur, 7.30 p.m.

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

St. Peter's Church: Meditation on `Sayings of the saviour from the Cross,' Tiruppalai, 11 a.m.

Gospel for Everyone: Good Friday service, David Ganesh delivers message, Bhagathsingh Nagar, Kadachanendal, 5.30 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 223 Church Road, Anna Nagar, 6.30 a.m. and 5.30 p.m.

Gandhi Memorial Museum: T. Ravichandran conducts yoga, meditation and pranayama classes, 6 a.m., 10.30 a.m. and 5 p.m.; Dandi Yatra Day, A. Subramanian, Police Commissioner, flags off rally; G. Thenmozhi, Mayor, inaugurates exhibition; K. Lakshmikanthan Bharati, secretary, Gandhi Museum, and S.S. Jawahar, District Collector, address; M.P. Gurusamy presides, 4 p.m.

International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre: Yoga for beginners, 6 a.m. and 6.30 p.m.; for women, 10.30 a.m. and 3.30 p.m.; for senior citizens, 23 Dr. Sathar Road, Anna Nagar, 5.30 p.m.

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

Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Industrial Cooperative Marketing Federation: Exhibition of handicrafts, Madurai District Tiny and Small Scale Industries Association Hall, Dr. Ambedkar Road, 10 a.m.

GENERAL

Tamil Nadu Retired School and College Teachers' Association: General council meeting, Maharishi Vidya Mandir Public School, Tirunagar, 3 p.m.

Affordable Hearing Aid Project Centre: Free hearing loss detection camp, 278 Anna Nagar, 9 a.m.

Rotary Club of Madurai East: K. Shanmugasundaram speaks on `Uninterrupted power supply,' Hotel Prem Nivas, 6.30 p.m.

Rotary Club of Madurai West: G. Sivaram speaks on `Cricket World Cup 2007,' Fortune Pandiyan Hotel, 5.30 p.m.

Rotary Club of Madurai North: A. Aboobacker Siddique speaks on `Foreign exchange,' Hotel Sangam, 7.15 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Meeting, Grace Kennet Hospital, 7 p.m.