On September 10, 2013; Vijaya varusha Aavani Swathi, Thiruther purappadu for Sri Vaithamanidhi Perumal along with ubhaya nachiyars took place in a grand manner at Thirukolur Divya Desam, which is one of the Nava Tirupathis. On the previous day (September 9, 2013; Vijaya varusha Aavani Chittrai), Ther Kadaksham by Sri Vaithamanidhi Perumal, Nammazhwar and Madurakavi Azhwar took place at 6:30 pm in the evening.
For more about Nava Tirupathi Divya Desams, please visit the following links:
- Sthala Puranam – Nava Tirupathi Divya Desams – Part-1
- Sthala Puranam – Nava Tirupathi Divya Desams – Part-2
The following are some of the photographs taken during the Thiruther Kadaksham and Thiruther purappadu…
Courtesy: Sri Narasimhan PR
About the Temple:
Located 2 km South East of Azhwar Thirunagari is the Vaithamanidhi Divya Desam at Thirukolur. The Lord is seen in a reclining posture (Bhujanga Sayanam) facing East. This is also avatara stalam of Madurakavi Azhwar, who was the sishya of Nammazhwar. Madurakavi Azhwar is said to be the Gnana Nidhi.
Moolavar: Sri Vaithamaanidhi Perumal, Bhujanga Sayam, East facing
Thayaar: Amudhavalli and Koloorvalli and they have their own separate sannadhis
Mangalasasanam: Nammalwar – 12 Pasurams (3293-3303 and 3473)
Pratyaksham: Kuberan, Madurakavi Azhwar
Pushkarani: Kubera pushkarani
Vimanam: Sri Hara Vimaanam