On 10 May,2014, Jaya varusha Chithirai Uthiram; The Annual Vaikasi Brahmotsavam pre event Angurarpanam took place in grand manner at Sri Devarajaswami Perumal Kovil,Kanchipuram. As part of Angurarpanam in the evening around 5 p.m Dvaja Padam was taken as Procession in Pallaku to the Gangai Kondan Mandapam and return back to the temple and kept in Kannadi arai. Later around 7.30 P.M Senai Mudhaliyar purappadu to Nammazhwar Sannadhi and Mruthsangraham is performed at Nammazhwar sannadhi. Lot of bhaagavathas were excited in happiness while seeing the Kodi padam procession as it shows the sign for start of Vaikasi Brahmotsavam. Lot of astikas took part in the purappadu and had blessings of Acharya and Perumal.
For Purappadu timing and date,The Brahmotsava Patrikai can be viewed here : Kanchipuram Sri Devarajaswami Perumal Temple Vaikasi Brahmotsava Patrikai
These are some of the photos taken during the occasion…
Photography : Sri Elangadu Ranganatha Chakravarthy