TAMIL NADU

In Chennai Today

Religion

Bhagavatham: B. Sundar Kumar, Sri Raja Vinayakar Baktha Mandali, Adambakkam, 4 p.m.

Gita: Radhika Krishnakumar, 2, 13th Avenue, Harrington Rd., Chetpet, 11 a.m.

Narayaneeyam: M. R. Nagasubramaniam, Sri Nagar Colony Sath Sangam, Sri Varasiddhi Vinayagar temple, Saidapet, 6-45 p.m.

Periyapuranam: Ramalingam, Agatheeswar temple, Nungambakkam, 6-30 p.m.

`Draupathi Vastraharanam': Jaya Srinivasan, 10, 2nd St., Gopalapuram, 6-45 p.m.

Vivekachoodamani: Sthirananda, V-31, Anna Nagar, 4 p.m.

Thirunavukkarasu Swamigal Devaram: S. Balachandran, Marundeeswarar temple, Thiruvanmiyur, 7 p.m.

Arupadai Veedu Sangeetha Upanyasam: K. R. Saradha, Ranjani Hall, 15th St., Nanganallur, 5 p.m.

ISKCON: Balarama Jayanthi celebrations, ISKCON temple, OFF ECR, Bhaktivedanta Swami Rd., Injambakkam, 5-30 p.m.

Sree Gaudiya Math: Balarama Jayanthi celebrations, Gopalapuram, 5 p.m.

Culture

World Tamil Ilakkia Bakthi Society: Conference, Nalli Kuppusamy Chettiar presides, Vani Mahal, T.Nagar, 6 p.m.

Surabharati Samiti: Sanskrit Meet, Alagappa Matriculation HSS, Gangadhareswarar Koil St., Purasawalkam, 6 p.m.

VDS Arts Academy: Talent revealing opportunity programme, MOP Vaishnav College, Nungambakkam, 6 p.m.

General

Sadbhavana Diwas: All Ministers participate, Army Parade Grounds, Secretariat, 11 a.m.

Ministry of Health: Sheela Rani Chunkath inaugurates seminar on `Management of Geriatric Disorders in Ayurveda and Siddha,' Shiv Basant presides, A. Lakshmipathi Research Centre for Ayurveda, VHS Campus, Adyar, 9-30 a.m.

Alumni Assn: Seminar on `Transportation in Chennai — Challenges and Solutions,' Jayanthi and P. Rama Mohan Rao participate, Anna University, Guindy, 9-30 a.m.

Indian Council for Child Welfare: Valedictory of `Regional Workshop for Training of facilitators on child protection rights,' Ashok Ranjan Mohanty participates, 45, Landons Rd., Kilpauk, Noon.

Pelican Nature Photo Club: Sundara Raju inaugurates World Photography Day exhibition, 103/177, Avvai Shanmugam Salai, Royapettah, 5 p.m.

Sankara Netralaya Diabetic Retinopathy Project: Presidency Girls HSS, Egmore, 2-30 p.m.

All India Mgt. Assn-MMA: Competition for Young Managers, Hotel Rain Tree, 9 a.m.

Anna Adarsh College for Women: Symposium on `New Vistas in Chemistry,' Molecules to Materials, Nungambakkam, 9 a.m.

Jaya College of Arts & Science: Awareness programme on `Importance of Breast Feed,' Thiruninravur, 10 a.m.

Jaya Engg. College: Seminar on `Mechatronics for Mechanical Engineers,' Prakash Nagar, Thiruninravur, 9-30 a.m.

Kendriya Vidyalaya: G. Jai Kumar inaugurates Social Science exhibition, Island Grounds, 9-30 a.m.

Sri Sai Ram Engg. College: S. Karunakaran inaugurates `Scintilla 05,' West Tambaram, 9-30 a.m.

National Institution for Quality & Reliability: Quality Professional of the Year award to Chad Kymal, Hotel Radha Park Inn, 7 p.m.

TN Energy Development Agency: Seminar on `Renewable Energy': St. Peter's Engg. College, Avadi, 9 a.m.; Velammal Engg. College, Velammal Nagar, Ambattur-Red Hills Rd., 9-15 a.m.; B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Engg. College, Vandalur, 9-30 a.m.; Valliammai Engg. College, SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur, 9-30 a.m.; Sakthi Mariamman Engg. College, Thandalam, 3 p.m.

Velammal Engg. College: Jayashree Vencatesan on `Biodiversity and Human Welfare,' Velammal Nagar, Ambattur-Red Hills Rd., 10-30 a.m.

Velammal College of Management & Computer Studies: Sudhakar on `Information to Transformation,' Velammal Nagar, Ambattur-Red Hills Rd., 2-30 p.m.

Lions Club of Madras Cosmopolitan: Meeting, Andhra Cultural and Social Assn., Vijayaraghava Rd., T.Nagar, 7 p.m.

Rotary Club of Madras Metro: Meeting, Hotel The Park, 6-30 p.m.

National Union of Journalists-Rotary Rajan Eye Care Hospital: Thomas Varghese inaugurates multi — speciality medical camp, Ashraya School, Poonamallee High Rd., Egmore, 10 a.m.

Swami Vivekananda Social Service Centre: Prize distribution, Periyar Nagar, 4 p.m.

TN Students Congress: Birth anniversary of G.K. Moopanar, Sathyamurti Bhavan, 9-30 a.m.

Al Anon: Singaram Pillai Boys High School, Villivakkam, 7 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Kesari High School, Giriappa Rd., Alayamman Koil Bus Stop, T.Nagar; Fathima Church, Velachery Rd., East Tambaram; Kevin School, Arathoon Rd., Royapuram; Singaram Pillai Boys High School, Villivakkam; CZI Zion Church, Chintadripet, 7 p.m.

Narcotics Anonymous: Fathima Church, United India Colony, Kodambakkam, 7 p.m.