As part of the ongoing Sri Vedantha Desikan Avathara Mahotsavam at Tirupathi Swami Desikan Sannadhi, on November 8, 2013, Day 8 of the utsavam was celebrated. Swami Desikan blessed devotees in Mohini Alankaram. In the evening, there was Veda Goshti by scholars and shishyas of Tirupathi. This was followed by Poorna Kumbha Harathi, Mangala Harathi, Theertham and Srishatari. Prasadhams were distributed to the gathered astikas.
This utsavam will celebrated for 10 days in the month of Aippasi after the conclusion of Srivari Brahmostavam at Tirumala. This year, the Avathara Mahotsavam is being celebrated from November 1 to 10, 2013. The utsavam will culminate into Swami Desikan’s Thirunakshatram Satrumurai to be held on Aippasi Sravanam (Tula-masa Sravanam), November 10, 2013. On this day, Sri Govindaraja Swamy along with Ubhaya Nachiyars visit Swami Desikan Sannadhi and stay there for one full day. Devotees are requested to participate in the utsavam and get blessings of Sri Govindaraja Swamy and Acharyan.
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