On, 4 September 2014, Jaya Varusha Avani Moolam, Is day 7 of Annual Brahmotsavam at Sri Lakshmi Hayagreevar Sannadhi, Pondicherry.As part of the ongoing Brahmotsavam,In the evening Sri Lakshmi Hayagreeva Perumal Thiruveedhi Purappadu on Dharmadhi Peetam. Lot of astikas took part in the day 6 of Brahmotsavam and had the blessings of Hayavadhana Perumal and Narasimha Perumal.
Among the five forms of lord Vishnu assumes, archa form exels others by virtue of its simplicity and accesability in kaliyuga. He is bound by aagama saasthraas and exhibits his power in archai form. Being paradhins at the lands of archakaas ,He takes strolls in streets being the source of spiritual joy given for the one who do not care to visit temples. He reaches His peak of grace and sowbhagya by involving Himself in all the utsavaas conducted in temples.Brahmotsava in the temple is believed to be conducted by Lord Bramha himself with all other parjanya devathaas .The utsava beram of swami is brought out in procession in various vahanams such as sesha,garuda,hanumantha,horse,
Lord Mahavishnu is described to be seated in DHARMADHI PEETAM in Sri vaikundam,His adobe with his consorts Sridevi,Bhudevi and Neela devi.Being seated on this peetam He rules over the universe conducting his Leela vibhoothi in strict adherence to dictates of darmasaasthras.In only one or two temples of our holy country (few) have this Dharmadhi peetamas vahanam.Placed in which the processional diety comes on procession.As He distributes the dharma equally to one and all jeevans in Srivaikundam,the swami in archa form too loves to grand any boon to bless his devotees within the limits of dharma.
In our SRI LAKSHMI HAYAGREEVAR SANNADHI, Lord was pleased to bless His devotees on Thursday (4th September 2014) coming in procesision on noothana DHARMADHIPEETAM.Devotees may throng and take His blessings.This is most appropriate for Sri Lakshmi Hayagreeva because he is the Para Vasudeva in Sri Vaikundam itself….
with sincere thanks from Therezunthur sri ghosakan bhattarchariyar..
These are some of the photos taken during the occasion
Writeup & Photography : Sri Vijay