As part of the Ongoing Panguni Brahmotsavam at Mannargudi Sri Rajagopalaswami Temple, On 22 March 2014, Vijaya Varusha Panguni Anusham ; is the day 4 of Mannargudi Rajagopalaswamy Panguni Brahmotsvam, in the Morning Perumal purappadu started at at 8.00 am in the Pallaku. The Divya Prabandha Goshti Thodakam happens before Embarumanar Sannathi in the Temple. The Perumal Sadagopan taken by the Deeshithar along with Kattiyam and Theevatti and garlanded to Embarumanar. After that the Sadagopam was performed to all the Koshtikars and started Thodakkam. After that Perumal Thiruveedhi Ula for 4 Prakarams Called “GOPALA SAMUTHIRAM” South Street, West Street, North Street and then East Street. In this 4 Prakarams all the Bakthas in his house to perform pooja with Prasadam, aarathi in each and every house. This happens for 3 to 4 hours to complete in all the 4 pragarams. Along with Perumal Veda, Prabanda goshti, Rig Veda goshti and Sama Veda goshti are performed in all the 4 streets. The East Street Near Theradi the Divya Prabanda Goshti Sathumurai is performed.
Later Perumal proceeds to “Yanai Vahana Mandapam” in Panthaladi about 4 kms from temple and back to Vanamalai Madam situated near Temple. In the Vanamamalai Madam at about 3.00 pm Padha Thirumanjanam conducted with grand manner. This Mandagapadi performed by Vanamalai Padam Jeer on behalf of his Sishyas. Around 6.0 pm ” Sarkarai Pongal Thirupavadai Kandarulal” together with all Prasadams with Muruku, Thenkozhal, Athirsam and Vadai. After Thirupavadai the Theertha Prasadam and other Prasadam distributed to Goshitikaras and other Sevarthigals. In Vanamamalai Madam a grand and Special Nadaswara Katcheri is performed. After that Perumal Purappadu begins at 8.30 pm with Govarthanagiri Vahanam with”Kannan ThiruKolam” along with Pasu Madu and Kantrukutti with Santhanakappu. The Nadaswara Katcheri, Mela Vathiyam proceed to “Yana Vahana Mandapam” and then back to Temple Mada Veedhi Prakaram called “Gopala Samuthiram” and reached Temple around 2.30 am in the next day morning with “Thiruvanthi Kappu” and proceeded to “Palli Arai”.
The Panguni Brahmotsavam will take place until 3rd April 2014 and continues with Vidayatri utsavam , Thirutheppam upto 17th April2014. All are invited to attend the Brahmotsavan and get the blessings of Divya Dampatis.
To view the Utsava Patrikai : Mannargudi Rajagopalaswami Temple Panguni Brahmotsava Patrikai
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These are some of the photos taken during Day 4 of Utsavam…
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