The auspicious Maha Samprokshanam of Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple was held on Sunday, 22 April 2018 at 10:50am. Preceding religious ceremonies took place from 17 April 2018 to 21 April 2018.
The Yaagasala Poojai was held on the evening of 17 April 2018 after the divine powers were transferred from the deities to the Gadams (sacred vessels). The fire for the Yaagasalai Poojai was ignited according to Agamic practices using wood from a Peepal tree. Twenty-four homa kundams (fire pits) were built for the Maha Samprokshanam and elaborate rituals were conducted by Vaikhanasa priests invited from India for the occasion.
A Maha Shanthi Homam was conducted over six sessions. For seven days, Vedas and Naalayira Divya Prabandham were recited by experts from Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.
From 18 to 21 April 2018, Suprabatham prayers, Viswaroopam and Ko Poojai were held at the Yaagasalai in the mornings and special Sayanathi Vasam prayers were conducted in the evenings.
Ratna Nyaasam where devotees placed silver thulasi leaves and lotus flowers in the pedestals of the deities was held on 18 April 2018.
On 20 April 2018, devotees anointed the deities with oil. In the evening, a Deepalakshmi Poojai was held at the PGP Hall. Sri Srinivasa Perumal Paalkudam and Maha Shanthi Abishegam was held on 21 April 2018.
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