On 14th September 2015, Manmadha Varusha Aavani Uthiram, Swami Desikan Thirunakshatra Mahotsavam commences in grand manner at Sri Devanatha Swamy Temple, Thiruvahindrapuram Divya Desam. In the morning Perumal and Thayar Purappadu to Swami Desikan Sannithi followed by Thirumanjanam. Aasthanam in kannadi arai with Devanatha Perumal, In the evening Perumal and thayar serthi sevai in kannadi arai, thiruvaradhanam, manthra Pushpam, arulappadu to Swami Desikan, satthumurai and thirumbukal purappadu. The Kannadi arai Utsavam and ankurarpanam (marks the beginning of swamy Desikan Utsavam). Later in the evening around 8.00 p.m, Bhagavath anugnyai, nithya utsavar(selvar) purappadu to yaagasalai, ankurarpanam and mrith sangrahanam, akshatha aashirvadam, selvar thirumbukal purappadu was conducted. Lot of Astikas took part in the Kannadi Arai Utsavam and had the blessings of Acharya and Divyadampatis.
The following are the photos taken during the Event:
Courtesy: Vainu Venugopal, Srivallabhan Rajagopalan