Nagapattinam Sri Nigamantha Maha Desikan Sannadhi Astabandhana Maha Samprokshanam
Maha samprokshanam was celebrated at Sri Nigamantha Maha Desikan sannidhi on 5th September, 2016 in grand manner. The celebration began on 2nd September with Mruthsangrahanam, vasthu santhi and Adhivaasa homam amid Veda Prabhandha parayanam. 5 kaalam homam was conducted with poornahuthi and satrumurai from 3rd September onwards. Sri Lakshmi Nrusimhan the presiding deity of this temple and Swami Desikan was gracing all the asthikas on mesmerising alankaram. 5th September, 2016 was the Mahasamprokshanam day. Kumba purappadu followed with kumba prokshanam was held in the morning at all the sannidhis. Thousands of devotees thronged upon the temple to receive the blessings of emperuman and Aacharyan. In the evening there was a grand procession of Sri Lakshmi Nrusimhan on Garuda Vahanam. Swami Desikan also accompanied enjoying the procession in Desika Nayaki bhavam.
These are some of the photos taken during the occasion…
Writeup & Photography : Sri Nagai Narasimhan.