09 May 2022, Subhakruth Varusha, Chithirai maasa-26, Monday;
Residents of Kumakonam are celebrating the dual Brahmotsavam of Sri Sarangapani Perumal and Sri Chakrapani Perumal Varshika Chithirai Brahmotsavam 2022, commenced on 5th May 2022 with Garuda pradistai Homam and Dwajarohanam. Perumal purappadu took place in the inside praharams of the temple.
On first day of utsavam, 6th may 2022, Sridevi, bhoodevi Samedha Sri Sarangapani Perumal came in Indra Vimanam during purappadu.
On Second day of utsavam, 7th May 2022, Sri Sarangapani Perumal and Sri Chakrapani Perumal came in purappadu in “Edhir Sevai’’ with two big umbrellas for both. Both were mounted on Surya prabhai vahanam.
On third day of utsavam, 8th May 2022, In the morning, both Sarangapani perumal and chakrapani perumal came in pallakku.
In the evening, Sridevi, Bhoodevi samedha Sri Sarangapani Perumal, along with Sri Chakrapani Swamy came in Silver Sesha vahanam during thiruveedhi purappadu.
Devotees in kumbakonam were enthralled at the sight of dual purappadu everyday.
Photos taken during the utsavam can be viewed below:
Photo courtesy: Sri Sampath Sarangapani