Vijaya Varusha Purattasi Brahmotsavam at New Delhi Sri Venkateswara Perumal Thirukkoil is scheduled to take place from October 4 to 14, 2013.
The Brahmostsavam will begin with the invoking of the Lord in agni (sacred fire), kumba (sacred water) and madala vedi (alter of earth). During this festival, offerings will be made to the sacrificial fire both in the morning and evening. The moolavar, utsava moorthi along with His consorts will have alankarams with ornaments and flower garlands. After the poornahuti (the final offering to the sacrificial fire), Perumal and His consorts will have purappadu in different vahanas around the area so that He graces people living around the temple. Scholars will accompany Perumal reciting the Vedas and Divya Prabandham. Further, Srimad Valmiki Ramayanam, Sribashyam of Sri Ramanujacharya and strotras of Sri Nigamantha Mahadesikan will also be recited.
Astikas in and around the area may make it convenient to participate in the utsavam and get the blessing of Thayar and Perumal.
For previous years’ utsavam coverage, please visit the following links:
- 2012: Sri Venkateswara Mandir Brahmotsavam, New Delhi
- 2011: Brahmotsavam at Sri Venkateswara Mandir, New Delhi
For other previous utsavams at this temple, please visit http://anudinam.org/?s=New+Delhi+Sri+Venkateswara
The following is the detailed pathrigai for the utsavam…