The festivities at Sri Amaruviappan Thirukkoil, Therazhundur have commenced with twin utsavams of Navarathri and Swami Desikan Thirunakshatram being celebrated at the temple.
Today, October 5, 2013; Vijaya Varusha Purattasi Hastham, Navarathri Utsavam commenced for Sri Sengamalavalli Thayar with special alankaram. The 10-day utsavam will take place until October 14, 2013. Meanwhile, Swami Desikan Thirunakshatra Mahotsavam commenced yesterday (October 4, 2013) and will carry on till October 13, 2013. On Day 1, Swami Desikan had special alankaram in Swarna Mangalagiri. Today, on Day 2, there was purappadu for Swami Desikan in Surya Prabhai.
For details about the two utsavams, please visit Swami Desikan Thirunakshatra Mahotavam at Therazhundur Sri Amaruviappan Thirukkoil
The following are some of the photographs taken during the Navarathri Utsavam and Sri Nigamantha Mahadesikan Utsavam…
Swami Desikan Thirunakshatra Utsavam Day 1 and 2
Navarathri Utsavam Day 1
Courtesy: Sri Kannan Vasan Battar