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2015 theppOthsavam day 2

srI:
srImathE satakOpAya nama:
srImathE rAmAnujAya nama:
srImadh varavaramunayE nama:
srI vAnAchala mahAmunayE nama:

Jan 23rd – theppOthsavam day 2 (float festival)

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  • Full set of pictures at https://plus.google.com/photos/107723698299182214927/albums/6107865792059543681
  • Morning
    • Daily oil anointing ceremony
    • nithyAnusandhAnam at the temple
    • sARRumuRai at perumAL sannidhi and mAmunigaL sannidhi
    • pAdha pUjA at the mutt for jIyar swamy
  • Afternoon
    • nithyAnusandhAnam at the mutt and sARRumuRai
    • thIrtham distribution
    • thadhIyArAdhanam
  • Evening
    • thirumanjanam for thAyAr, perumAL and mAmunigaL in the sevanthi maNdapam (near mAmunigaL sannidhi)
    • Evening nithyAnusandhAnam gOshti and sARRumuRai
    • thAyAr, perumAL and mAmunigaL – grand puRappAdu (savAri) to the theppak kuLam (temple tank) with vEdha pArAyaNam
    • thAyAr, perumAL and mAmnuigaL theppOthsavam (11 rounds inside the pushkariNi)
    • Return puRappAdu to the maNdapam inside the temple
    • thIrtham, prasAdham distribution
    • thAyAr , perumAL and mAmunigaL return to their sannidhi

2015 theppOthsavam day 1

srI:
srImathE satakOpAya nama:
srImathE rAmAnujAya nama:
srImadh varavaramunayE nama:
srI vAnAchala mahAmunayE nama:

Jan 22nd – theppOthsavam day 1 (float festival)

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  • Full set of pictures at https://plus.google.com/photos/107723698299182214927/albums/6107373224961966945
  • Morning
    • Daily oil anointing ceremony
    • nithyAnusandhAnam at the temple
    • sARRumuRai at perumAL sannidhi and mAmunigaL sannidhi
  • Afternoon
    • thiruvAimozhi sEvAkAlam at mutt for 5th pattam swamy thIrtham (thiruvadhyayanam)
    • thIrtham distribution
    • thadhIyArAdhanam
  • Evening
    • thirumanjanam for thAyAr and perumAL in the sevanthi maNdapam (near mAmunigaL sannidhi)
    • Evening nithyAnusandhAnam gOshti and sARRumuRai
    • thAyAr and perumAL – grand puRappAdu (savAri) to the theppak kuLam (temple tank) with vEdha pArAyaNam
    • thAyAr and perumAL theppOthsavam (11 rounds inside the pushkariNi)
    • Return puRappAdu to the maNdapam inside the temple
    • thIrtham, prasAdham distribution
    • thAyAr and perumAL returns to their sannidhi

2015 lakshadhIpam day 3

srI:
srImathE satakOpAya nama:
srImathE rAmAnujAya nama:
srImadh varavaramunayE nama:
srI vAnAchala mahAmunayE nama:

Full set of pictures at https://plus.google.com/photos/107723698299182214927/albums/6107025590444117217

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  • Morning
    • Oil anointing for perumAL
    • thirumanjanam at mUlavar sannidhi
    • thiruppaLLiyezhuchi, kaNNinuN chiRu thAmbu and thiruppAvai gOshti and sARRumuRai  at main sannidhi, mAmunigaL sannidhi and the mutt
    • thadhIyArAdhanam
  • Evening
    • upanyAsam, devotional music programs
    • satha kalasa thirumanjanam for thAyAr and perumAL
    • pushpa yAgam – dhvAdhasa thiruvArAdhanam
    • thiruppallANdu, kaNNinuN chiRu thAmbu and thiruvAimozhi gOshti and sARRumuRai
    • thAyAr and perumAL returns to sannidhi

2015 lakshadhIpam day 2

srI:
srImathE satakOpAya nama:
srImathE rAmAnujAya nama:
srImadh varavaramunayE nama:
srI vAnAchala mahAmunayE nama:

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  • Full set of pictures at https://plus.google.com/photos/107723698299182214927/albums/6106624216995304593
  • Morning
    • thirumanjana kudam (pot) pradhakshiNam in the streets around the temple
    • Oil anointing for thOthAdhri nAtha perumAL (mUlavar)
    • thirumanjanam for thOthAdhri nAtha perumAL and dheivanAyaka perumAL (uthsavar)
    • thiruppallANdu, kaNNinuN chiRu thAmbu, thiruppAvai, thiruvAimozhi full (munnadi/pinnad) sEvAkAlam at the temple
    • thiruppallANdu, kaNNinuN chiRu thAmbu, thiruppAvai, thiruvAimozhi 8 centums sEvAkAlam for 27th pattam swamy thIrtham (thiruvadhyayana uthsavam) at the mutt
  • Afternoon
    • sARRumuRai at the temple
    • sARRumuRai at the mutt
    • thadhIyArAdhanam
  • Evening
    • upanyAsam
    • devotional cultural programs
  • Night
    • lakshdhIpam puRappAdu for dheivanAyaka perumAL, srIvaramangA nAchiyAr and ANdAL – lighting of lamps in the srIbali maNdapam (inside prAkAram)
  • Midnight
    • puRappAdu – garuda vAhanam for dheivanAyaka perumAL, hamsa (swan) vAhanam for srIvaramangA nAchiyAr, kiLi (parrot) vAhanam for ANdAL. Note: puRappAdu did not occur outside the temple due to unexpected situation.
    • Return to temple.

2015 lakshadhIpam day 1

srI:
srImathE satakOpAya nama:
srImathE rAmAnujAya nama:
srImadh varavaramunayE nama:
srI vAnAchala mahAmunayE nama:

Jan 19th – day 1

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  • Full set of pictures at https://plus.google.com/photos/107723698299182214927/albums/6106210085788766529
  •  Morning
    • mahA sAnthi hOmam – vEdha pArAyaNam, thiruppallANdu, kaNNinuN chiRu thAmbu, thiruppAvai and thiruvAimozhi sEvAkAlam, pUrNAhuthi
    • Oil anointing for mUlavar
    • kumbam pradhakshiNam inside the temple
    • thirumanjanam for mUlavar and uthsavar (uthsavar inside the garbagruham during this occassion)
  • Afternoon
    • thiruvAimozhi thodakkam (beginning) – thiruppallANdu, kaNNinuN chiRu thAmbu, thiruvAimozhi first 2 centums gOshti at the mutt – 27th pattam swamy thIrtham celebrations
    • sARRumuRai at the temple
    • sARRumuRai at the mutt
    • thadhIyArAdhanam
  • Evening
    • srI rAmAnuja 1000 – book release function and vidhvath sadhas participated by jIyar swamys, vidhwans and many devotees
    • puRappAdu for ANdAL nAchiyAr, srIvaramangA nAchiyAr and dheivanAyaka perumAL with periya thirumadal gOshti and vEdha pArAyaNam in chandhra prabhai inside the temple (srIbali maNdapam)
    • prasAdham distribution
  • Night
    • Devotional music concert

2015 kanu uthsavam day 7 – completion

srI:
srImathE satakOpAya nama:
srImathE rAmAnujAya nama:
srImadh varavaramunayE nama:
srI vAnAchala mahAmunayE nama:

  • Full set of pictures at https://plus.google.com/photos/107723698299182214927/albums/6105094597109410977
  • Morning
    • elaborate thirumanjanam inside the temple for srIvaramangA nAchiyAr and dheivanAyakap perumAL (both of them adorning beautiful sauri – long hair)
    • thiruppAvai gOshti and sARRumuRai
    • puRappAdu to the banks of sERRu thAmarai (tank – lake) which is in the north side of the temple
    • thAyAr and perumAL thIrthavAri in the tank along with devotees – literally thAyAr and perumAL dips into the tank – a great sight to behold.
    • thAyAr and perumAL returns to temple
    • thIrtham, prasAdha viniyOgam at the maNdapam
  • Afternoon
    • thAyAr and perumAL puRappAdu from the temple to the mutt. ponnadikkAl jIyar was considered by thAyAr as her father. So the tradition of thAyAr along with perumAL to visit her father’s residence is followed till date in a grand manner on kanu uthsavam (day after sankarAnthi).
    • they arrive at the entrance of the mutt.
    • jIyar’s swamy’s kAshAyam (saffron colored clothes) are spread on the ground welcoming his daughter (thAyAr) and son-in-law (perumAL).
    • ponnadikkAl jIyar (1st jIyar of the mutt) steps out of his sannidhi welcoming his daughter and son-in-law. current jIyar performs chAmara kainkaryam to ponnadikkal jIyar.
    • thAyar and perumAL arrive inside the mutt.
    • Honors to ponnadikkAl jIyar and varthamAna jIyar
    • mutt thiruvArAdhanam (kOyil AzhwAr) perumAL/AzhwArs/AchAryas move aside and give their usual place to thAyAr and perumAL.
    • thayAr and perumAL seated in the kOyil AzhwAr.  ponnadikkAl jIyar stays in the side inside the sannidhi.
    • thiruppAvai gOshti and sARRumuRai.
    • thIrtham and prasAdham distribution.
  • Evening
    • thAyAr and perumAL adorn makara kaNdigai (a special and precious ornament) and give their divine dharsan to all
  • Night
    • thAyAr and perumAL return to temple

Some pictures from the event:

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IMG_0333thirumanjanam for thAyAr and perumAL

IMG_0355After thirumanjanam and thIrthavAri

IMG_0373thAyAr and perumAL outside the mutt

IMG_0387ponnadikkAl jIyar welcoming thAyAr and perumAL

IMG_0421makara kaNdigai sEvai

IMG_0408madhurakavi vAnamAmalai rAmAnuja (varthamana/current) jIyar swamy

Previous year article can be read at http://ponnadi.blogspot.in/2014/01/vanamamalai-kanu-uthsavam-and-ra-pathu.html

2015 kanu uthsavam

srI:
srImathE satakOpAya nama:
srImathE rAmAnujAya nama:
srImadh varavaramunayE nama:
srI vAnAchala mahAmunayE nama:

srIvaramangA nAchiyAr – kanu uthsavam – Jan 10th to 16th

  • Day 1

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Thanks to thirumalai rAjan swamy for the pictures.

 

2015 – thai amAvAsyai – lakshadhIpam invitation/schedule

srI:
srImathE satakOpAya nama:
srImathE rAmAnujAya nama:
srImadh varavaramunayE nama:
srI vAnAchala mahAmunayE nama:

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Schedule/Details:

  • Jan 19th to 23rd
  • 19th – Monday
    • Morning
      • mahA sAnthi hOmam, dhivya prabandham, vEdha pArAyaNam, pUrNAhuthi
    • Evening
      • vidhvath sadhas (various jIyar swamys, mahanths and vidhwans) and lakshadhIpa uthsava souvenir (book) release
    • Night
      • devotional music concert
      • perumAL, thAyAr and ANdAL puRappAdu
  • 20th – Tuesday
    • Morning – oil anointing for thOthAdhrinAtha perumAL
    • Evening
      • Devotional music  concert
      • upanyAsam
    • Night
      • lakshadhIpam
      • devotional music concert
    • Midnight
      • puRappAdu: perumAL – garuda vAhanam, thAyAr – annam (swan) vAhanam, ANdAL – kiLi (parrot) vAhanam
  • 21st – Wednesday
    • Evening
      • perumAL thAyAr visits srIjayanthi maNdapam
      • upanyAsam
      • 108 kalasa thirumanjanam
      • Devotional music concert
    • Night
      • dhivya prabandham beginning
      • pushpa maNdalam
      • dhvAdhasa thiruvArAdhanam
      • Devotional music concert
  • 22nd – Thursday
    • Morning
      • puRappAdu inside the temple
    • Afternoon
      • thirumanjanam
    • Evening
      • upanyAsam
      • Devotional music concert
    • Night
      • theppOthsavam (float festival) for perumAL and thAyAr
  • 23rd – Friday
    • Morning
      • thirumanjanam for perumAL, thAyAr and maNavALa mAmunigaL
    • Evening
      • dhivya prabandha sEvAkAlam
    • Night
      • Devotional music concert
      • theppOthsavam (float festival) for perumAL, thAyAr and and maNavALa mAmunigaL

For Donations:

  • cheques can be sent to: Power Agent, Sri Vanamamalai Mutt, Nanguneri 627108, Tirunelveli Dt. Cheques can be drawn on “Sri Vanamamalai Ramanuja Jeeyar Swamigal Sannidhi”.
  • For online transfers: Sri S.V.P. Koil Laksha Deepa Mahotsava committee, A/c No: 138701000018770, IOB – Nanguneri, IFSC – IOBA0001387.

Pls see the invitation attached below.

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2014 adhyayana uthsavam rA paththu

srI:
srImathE satakOpAya nama:
srImathE rAmAnujAya nama:
srImadh varavaramunayE nama:
srI vAnAchala mahAmunayE nama:

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Jan 1st to 10th

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  • Day 3

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  • Day 4

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  • Day 5

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  • Day 7

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  • Day 8 – vEdupaRi uthsavam

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Thanks to thirumalai rAjan swamy for the pictures.

 

2015 Events

SrI:
SrImathE SatakOpAya nama:
SrImathE rAmAnujAya nama:
SrImath varavaramunayE nama:
SrI vAnAchala mahAmunayE nama: