Pavithrotsavam for Sri Vaidhiya Veeraragava Swamy Thirukkoil, Thiruvallur commenced on August 30, 2012 and is scheduled to carry on till September 6, 2012. Bhaktas in and around Thiruvallur may attend this utsavam to receive the anugraham of Kanakavalli Thayar and Sri Veera Raghava Perumal.
The following is the detailed pathrigai for the utsavam…
About the temple
Located about 50kms from Madras on the Madras-Arakkonam rail route is Sri Veera Raghava Perumal koil in Thiru Evvalur (now Thiruvallur).
Moolavar : Veera Raghavan Bhujanga Sayanam East Facing
Goddess : Kanakavalli
Azhvaar : 12 Paasurams – Thirumangai 1058-67, 2674 , Thiru Mazhisai 2417
Temple Timing : 630 am-12 noon, 4 pm-8 pm
Festivals : 9 day Brahmotsavam in the Tamil calendar month of Thai(Jan-Feb). The Lord visits Eekadu Village about 5 km from the temple each day of the brahmotsavam in a separate vaahanam.
How to reach Thiruvallur
By train- One can take the suburban train from Madras- Thiruvallur
By bus- There are direct town buses between Madras and Thiruvallur
One can also take the Tirupathi bound buses to reach Thiruvallur.
The Divya Desam is a 5 min walk from the Thiruvallur bus stand.
For more details, please visit http://anudinam.org/2012/02/02/veera-raghava-perumal-kovil-thiruvellur/