Sri Rama Navami

2 April 2020

Celebrated on the occasion of Lord Rama’s birthday, Ram Navami is a Hindu spring festival, observed on the ninth and last day of Chaitra Navratri. Ram Navami marks the arrival of Lord Vishnu’s seventh avatar, Rama.
In view of the festival of Sri Rama Navami, Temple priests perform Snapana Tirumanjanam (Celestial Bath) to Processional Deities of Lord Rama, Seetha, Lakshmana, Anjaneya Swamy. Kalynotsavam starts at 10 AM. The ceremony is accompanied by Rama Katha recitals (stories of Rama), or bhajan or kirtan (a religious song). A lot of devotees also observe fast on this auspicious day.


About Saligrama

Sri Srinivasa Saligrama Devasthanam is truly a gem within all of Bharath (India), the only one of its kind in all of history. Assisting in the construction of such a magnificent and powerful shrine is truly a privilege and bestows one with immense blessings and the favor of Sri Saligrama Srinivasa for countless future generations.


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Every Friday Abhisheka Seva (Sacred bath) is offered to Sri Saligrama Srinivasa, the Moola Virat (Main Deity) 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.