A Thiruppavai discourse series starts on Dec.14 at Narayani Ammal Kalyana Mantap, near Mandaveli MRTS rail station and is presented by U Ve M A Venkatakrishan swami, 6.45 pm onwards. It will go on till January 14, 2015. Embar Jeeyar of Sriperumbudur Mutt will inaugurate this series on Sunday at 6.30 pm. It is open to all. Call 26151988 – Swami Nammazhavar Foundation, the hosts.