Today morning (October 1, 2013), the Thirunakshatra Utsavam of Srimath Adivan Sathakopan Yathindra Maha Desikan started in a very grand manner at Triplicane Sri Ahobila Mutt. In the morning, all the Alankaram was done by Sri Hari Narayanan. Around 8 am in the morning, purappadu for the Acharyan took place in the Thiruveedhies of Triplicane. Several Bhaagavathas took part in the morning Purappadu and had blessings of Acharyan. Later, there was Thirumanjanam at Sri Sannathi. There will be evening Purappadu around 5.30 pm. All astikas are invited to attend the 10 day Acharya Utsavam at Triplicane Ahobhila Mutt.
Here is the detailed Patrigai of Utsavam : Swami Desikan & Srimad Adivan Satakopan Thirunakshatram Utsavam at Triplicane Ahobila Mutt
The following are some of the photographs taken during the morning Purappadu…
Photo Courtesy : Sri Nadadur Srivatsan