ANKURARPANAM PERFORMED FOR PUSHPAYAGAM IN APPALAYAGUNTA

ANKURARPANAM PERFORMED FOR PUSHPAYAGAM IN APPALAYAGUNTA

Appalayagunta: As the flower festival of Pushpayagam is scheduled for July 21, Ankurarpanam has been performed with religious fervour in the famous temple of Sri Prasanna Venkateswara Swamy in Appalayagunta about 20km from here on wednesday evening. Meanwhile Pushpayagam is usually performed after annual Brahmotsavam on the asterism of Sravanam which also happens to be the birth star of Lord Venkateswara. The traditional Ankurarpanam was performed where in nine types of seeds were sowed in different mud pots in yaga shala for the religious event

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Leopard in Tirumala Panics Devotees and Residents

Leopard in Tirumala Panics Devotees and Residents

Tirumala: The leopards that entered Shrine town have panicked the devotees and the residents. Thw Forest Department in Tirumala has installed cages in the different locations in the town after receiving information about leopards roaming in nearby localities. The residents near the temple had identified four leopards in different locations of town and brought the issue into the notice of temple’s administration and forest department. Thus the forest department has installed cages and assured the residents of preventing leopard attack.

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Ramanujacharya: A Glimpse into the life of 10th Century Vaishnava Saint, Philosopher, Social Reformer

Ramanujacharya: A Glimpse into the life of 10th Century Vaishnava Saint, Philosopher, Social Reformer

Ramanujacharya was born in the year 1017 to Kesava Somayaji and Kanthimathi, in Chitra month and on the day of Arudra star. He mastered the Vedas at the young age of 16 years. In his 120 years of life span, he systematically explained philosophical truths and synthesized Bhakti and Jnana, the two folds of characters possessed by the Alwars and Acharyas, the saints and the sages in his philosophy Vishistadwaita. He is also regarded as an incarnation of mythological 1000 hooded Adishesha by devotees. CRUSADER OF SOCIAL EQUALITY: Ramanujacharya is considered to be…

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Annamaiah Patala Pattabhishekam” on April 10

Annamaiah Patala Pattabhishekam” on April 10

In an yet another innovative programme, TTD is gearing up for unique fete, “Annamaiah Patala Pattabhishekam” on April 10 which will be organised jointly by SVBC and SVRP. Reviewing with the senior officers in TTD administrative building at Tirupati on Monday, the EO instructed the SVBC CEO Sri Narasimha Rao and SV Recording Project special gr. Dy. Executive officer Sri Munirathnamma Reddy to see that the programme shaped out very well. He also instructed the Devasthanams Education Officer to involve Balamandir and music college students also in this programme. Meanwhile…

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