ABHISHEKAM

Abhishekam

Every Friday Abhisheka Seva (Sacred bath) is offered to Sri Saligrama Srinivasa, the Moola Virat (Main Diety) and for Sri Lakshmi devi.

The Abhishekam starts with Sacred holy waters, then with Milk, then with Suddhodakam, Chandanam and other scented articles like powdered Pachcha Karpooram, Saffron paste and drops of civet oil etc.,

While performing the Abhishekam to the Moola Virat, Purshasukta, Narayanasukta, Srisukta, Bhusuktha, Neelasuktha and selected Pasurams from the Divya Pradbandham are all recited by the priests. Later, the Abhishekam is performed for the image of Goddess Lakshmi on his chest with Turmeric Paste.