As a part of the ongoing Thiruvaadipooram utsavam at Srivilliputtur, purapaddu took place for Sri Andal on Sesha Vahanam and Sri Rangamannar in Govardhanagiri Alankaram yesterday on the 4th of August 2013. It was raining during the purappadu in the night.
Thiruvaadipooram is celebrated in a grand manner at Andal avatara sthalam Srivilliputtur every year. This year, the 10-day festival commenced on the 1st of August 2013 with Dwajarohanam. On the 2nd of August 2013, Sri Andal blessed the devotees from Chadra Prabhai and Sri Rangamannar from Simma Vahanam.On the following day, purappadu took place for Sri Andal on Thanga Parangi Narkaali and Sri Rangamannar on Hanumantha Vahanam. Sri Andal’s thirunakshatram will be celebrated on August 9th, 2013.
Thousands of devotees are witnessing the beauty of Thayar and Perumal at Srivilliputtur.
For previous days’ utsavam coverage of the Utsavam in Anudinam, please visit the following links:
- Srivilliputtur Thiruvaadipoora Utsavam: Day 3
- Srivilliputtur Thiruvaadipoora Utsavam: Sri Andal in Chandra Prabhai and Sri Rangamannar in Simma Vahanam
- Srivilliputtur Thiruvaadipoora Utsavam: Dwajarohanam
Some of the photographs taken during purappadu of Sri Andal on Sesha Vahanam and Sri Rangamannar in Govardhanagiri Alankaram can be viewed below: