On,24 September 2015, Purattasi Thiruvonam Thirunaal was celebrated in a grand manner for Swami Desikan at His avathara sthalam of Thoopul Sri Vilakkoli Perumal Sannidhi.Swami Desikan did mangalasasanam for Sri Vilakkoli Perumal in the morning . Thereafter, Swami Desikan had purappadu in Periya Thanga Pallakku from thoopul to Kanchi Sri Devarajaswami Temple. First Swami Desikan did Mangalasasnam at Sri Perundhevi Thayar Sannadhi.Significantly, today is the only day when Swami Desikan can be seen in Anjali Hastham for mangalasasamam of Sri Varadaraja Perumal. In the evening, Swami Desikan blessed the devotees from Pushpa Pallakku.
The following are some of the photographs taken on the Thirunakshatram Day…
Swami Desikan purappadu back to Thoopul in Pushpa Pallaku
Photography : Sri Elangadu Ranganathan Chakravarthy