Free Narayaneeyam classes

Free classes in Narayaneeyam are being conducted starting from Monday, 10th March between 10am and 1pm for 2 weeks (10 days) at no. 70, 7th Avenue, Ashok  Nagar, near Sangamam Hotel, Opp to Pazhamuthir Cholai, Chennai – 83. Contact no: 9791010554. Those who are keen to join now or at latter classes may make contact.

Sri Lakshmi Hayagrivar homam held in Thirunagar

Sri Lakshmi Hayagrivar homam was performed on Feb.23 at Sri Krishna Temple, Thirungara, Valasarawakkam. Many devotees participated and witnessed the event. The homam ritual was performed by Raghavan, supported and assisted by temple bhattar Neelamegham and Mukundan. The members of the Temple Committee and volunteers helped to organise the event and distribute prasadam. This homam […]

Special ‘vada mala’ for lord Hanumath on new year’s day

The New Year dawn was celebrated in Natesa Nagar in Virugambakkam by the local residents’ association and also at  Sri Siva Vishnu Temple in the area. The new year’s day started with celebration of Sri Hanumath jayanthi, Sri Hanumanji was decorated with 10008 vada malas. Lord Ayyappa was also worshipped with the chanting of Rudhram […]

Pujas for the new year

  A special puja for Anumath jayanthi, the new 2014 year and Veda Parayana Poorthi is planned for Jan.1, 2014. It will be on from 5.30 am with Dhanur masa poojai, 7.00am, Special Abishegam, 8.30am Sahasranama Archanai, 10 a.m. Deeparadhanai, 4pm Swami Purappadu with Namasangeerthanam, 8.30pm Hanuman Salisa Parayanam, Vadamalai Sevai . . More details […]

Arudhra abhishekam in Virugambakkam

Arudhra abhishekam was held at Sri Siva Vishnu Temple, Natesa Nagar, Virugambakkam recently. Many devotees participated and got the blessings of  Lord Natarajar.  The deties of Lord Natarajar, Sivakami and the Ammal and saint Manickavasagar were taken out in processession through the streets of this nagar.

Annual utsavam at K K Nagar Sri Ayyappan Temple

The annual utsavam (festival) of Lord Ayyappa will be celebrated from November 30 to December 5 at the Sri Ayyappan Temple in KK Nagar, guided by the temple thanthri, chief priest Brahmasri Agnisarman Vasudevan Battathripad and assisted by the melshanti and other acharyas. On all utsava days there will be the chanting of Rig Veda mantras by scholars. […]

108 lingams, nandis and lakshmis . . .

Navarathri is a big thing for creative women and kids as they spend great amounts of time design the kolu. The kolu by itself retains its traditional form but it is the models that are created on the sides which excite creative people as they wrk on themes – religious and social – to decorate […]

Navarathri Fest at Natesan Nagar Temple

The Navarathri festival at the Sva Vishnu Temple in Natesan Nagar in Virugambakkam is to be held from Oct. 4 to 10. While there will be religious events in the mornings and evenings, there will be cultural recitals in the events. Temple managers said that the deities of goddess Durga, Ramar and Dharmasamvarthini Ambal will […]

Sama Veda Upakarma on Sept.7

Tamil Nadu Brahmins Association of Virugambakkam Unit will conduct Sama Veda Upakarma on Sept.7, Saturday at 8.30 am with Samitha Dhanam, Brahmayagnjam, Mahasankalpam, Yagnopaveedadharanam, Rishi Pooja and Homam, Kandarishi thrpanam, Kalasa Pooja, Kankana Dharanam with assirvadam. The venue is the Harihara Temple, Chinmaya Nagar, Virugambakkam. For further particulars contact K. Arunachala Vadiyar, Vice President: 52, […]

Yajur Upakarma on Aug.20, 21

Tamil Nadu Brahmin Association of Virugambakkam Unit will conduct Yajur Upakarma on Aug.20 with Samitha Dhanam, Brahmayagnam, Maha Sankalpam, Yagnopaveetha Dharanam, Kaanda Rishi Pooja, Homam and Tharpanam, Veda aarambam, Jayadhi Homam, and Aasirvatham by vedic scholar Arunachala Vadyar at the mentioned place & timings furnished here under. Ist Batch: 7 am with Homam on 20-08-2013 […]