Today, July 3, 2014; Jaya Varusha Aani Pooram, Day 5 of the ongoing Aani Brahmotsavam is being celebrated at Sri Sathyanarayana Temple, West Mambalam, Chennai. In the morning, Perumal had purappadu in Nachiyar Thirukolam around the area. Yesterday, being Day 4, Perumal gave darsanam on Sesha Vahanam in the morning and Yali Vahanam in the evening.
On Day 1, Dwajarohanam took place well in the morning followed by purappadu on Thanga Kedayam. In the evening, Hamsa Vahana purappadu took place. On the previous day, Purappadu for Senai Mudalvar took place grandly. On Day 2 morning, purappadu took place on Surya Prabha while in the evening there was Chandra Prabha sevai. On Day 3, in the morning, Perumal had purappadu on Hanumantha vahanam while in the evening, Perumal graced the Simha Vahanam. Everyday, in the evening, oojal sevai takes place followed by vahana purappadu.
The 10-day utsavam will conclude on June 8, 2014. During the utsavam, Perumal will have thiruveedhi purappadu on various vahanams and alankarams. The thiruveedhis covered during the purappadu are Srinivasa (P) Street, Thambiah Street, Bhaktavatsalam Street and Arya Gowda Street.
For previous days’ utsavams, please visit
- Aani Brahmotsavam at West Mambalam Sri Sathyanarayana Temple Commences
- Aani Brahmotsavam at West Mambalam Sri Sathyanarayana Temple: Hamsa Vahana
- Aani Brahmotsavam at West Mambalam Sri Sathyanarayana Temple: Surya Prabha
- Aani Brahmotsavam at West Mambalam Sri Sathyanarayana Temple: Day 3
The following are some of the photographs taken earlier today morning, on Day 4 as well as Day 3 evening…
Day 6 Morning Nachiyar Thirukolam
Day 5 Evening Yali Vahanam
Day 5 Morning Sesha Vahanam
Day 4 Evening Simha Vahanam
Day 2 Chandra Prabha Video
Photography by Sri Vaidyanathan, Sri Sarathy Battar and Sri Nochalur Seshadri Sampath