Thiruvallur Sri Veeraraghava Perumal Temple Aani Theppotsavam: Day 2

Today June 24, 2017 (Hevilambi Aani Thiruvadhirai), Day 2 of Aani Theppotsavam was celebrated grandly at Sri Vaidya Veeraraghava Perumal Temple, Thiruvallur. The utsavam commenced yesterday (Aani Amavasai). Sri Veeraraghava Perumal along with Ubhaya Nachiyars in beautiful alankarams…

Announcements

Narasingapuram Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple Aani Brahmotsavam

Aani Brahmotsavam is scheduled to be celebrated at Narasingapuram Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple from June 16 to 27, 2017. All astikas in and around the temple may make it convenient to…

Annual Sahasra Kalasa Abhishekam In Tirumala On June 24

To commemorate the occasion of gifting Bhoga Srinivasa moorthy to the tirumala temple by Pallava queen samavai perundevi in 614 AD, every year a special Sahasra Kalasa Abhishekam is performed in Tirumala.…

Temple News

Thirukudanthai Sri Sarangapani Temple Amavasai Purappadu

Dhrumuki Varusha Aani Amavasai Purappadu took place at Sri Aravamudhan Sannidhi at Sarangapani temple on 25th June 2017. The following are some of the photographs taken on the occasion...

Sri Perundevi Thayar Vellikizhamai Purappadu At Kanchi Varadharaja Swami Temple

Aani Vellikizhamai Purappadu for Sri Perundevi Thayar took place in a grand manner at Kanchi Sri Devarajaswami Temple on June 24th 2017. In the evening Sri Thayar had beautiful alangaram and gave…

Thirunarayanapuram Swami Ramanujar Aani Thiruvadhirai

Today June 24, 2017 (Hevilambi Aani Thiruvadhirai), masa thirunakshatram of Swami Ramanujar was celebrated well at Thirunarayanapuram Sri Selva Pillai Temple (Mekote). On this occasion, thirumanjanam took place in the morning while…

Articles

Dreams are Real! – A Visishtadvaitic Explanation

According to Visishtadvaita philosophy, dreams are real. The Brihadaranyaka Upanishad defines the state as intermediate between this world and the next. Staying at…

A Tale of Two Thieves

Strange indeed are the ways of the Lord. It is impossible to predict His actions. Since He is the Lord and Master of…

Sthalapuranam

Thirukurungudi- Stala Puranam

Here is a writeup of Stalapuranam about Thirukurungudi, one among the 108 Divya Desams, written…

Brindharanya Kshetram – Sri Parthasarathy Koil Thiruvallikeni Sthalapuranam

The Parthasarathy Temple is an 8th century Hindu Vaishnavite temple dedicated to Lord Krishna, located…

West Mambalam Sri Kothandaramaswamy Temple

Introduction The temple is situated in the heart of West Mambalam in chennai is a…

Travelogues

Sri Varaha Perumal, Mahabalipuram

Located one km south of the Sthala Sayana Perumal Divya Desam on the way to the light house is a…

Nagaresu Kanchi-Sri Devarajaswami Perumal Koil : Part 7

(A Day with Varadan) A Typical Day at Kanchi Sri Devaraja Perumal Koil Part-7 At Kanchi Sri Varadaraja Perumal a typical…

Nagaresu Kanchi-Sri Devarajaswami Perumal Koil : Part 6

Nadathur ammal kalakshepa mandapam After coming out of the lizard room we find ourselves in a corridor with a collonade…

Commentaries

Vaikasa Utsavam Sobhana – Paatu

Vaikasa Utsavam Sobhana -paatu Folk songs, kummi (clap dance), kollattam (dance with sticks) were popular in the yesteryears and have…

Verse of the day

Sittram Siru Kale: Thiruppavai Pasuram Day 29 Upanyasams

Today, January 13, 2017 is Day 29 of Margazhi masam. The twenty ninth pasuram of Thiruppavai, Sittram Siru Kale, is to…

Product Reviews

Vendiya Varam Arulum Venkatavan Thiruthalangal – Book Review

Vendiya Varam Arulum Venkatavan Thiruthalangal book by Swami Ramanujadasan covers…

Beyond Vegetarian Cooking- Sattvic Recipes Book In English

Beyond vegetarian cooking- sattvic recipes book for daily cooking and…

A Book On 108 Narasimha Temples With Travel Information: Review

All of Emperuman's avatharam are attractive and unique in its…

Women’s Section

Women’s Day Celebrations By Srirangam Strigal Stotrapata Goshti

8th March is celebrated as International Women's Day. The Strigal Stotrapata goshti of Srirangam honours…

Trusts and Sabhas

Narasingapuram Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple Aani Brahmotsavam

Aani Brahmotsavam is scheduled to be celebrated at Narasingapuram Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple from June 16 to 27, 2017. All astikas…

Other Countries

Sri Andal Kalyanam at Australia Helensburg

Sri Andal Kalyanam was performed in a grand manner at Australia Helensburg. On January 15th 2017, Sri Perumal and Sri Andal had beautiful…