Ahead of the Mahashivratri on March 2, the Veeranjenayaswamy Devasthanam, Santhapet, here is going to consecrate a unique 1000-faced Sahasralingam as part of its three-day ''Dwadasa Jyothirlinga Prathista Mahotsavam'' beginning February 11.

Indira Prathista would be held at 11.02 am on Sunday followed by installation of idols of ''Ardhanareeswara'', Annapurnamba, Nandeeswara, Mahalakshmi and Dwathasa Sahasralingam, temple head Matapalli Srirama Sharma told reporters on Thursday.

Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham pontiff Sri Jayendra Saraswathi would perform ''Maharudrabishegam'' and ''Maharudrahomam'' at the temple on February 21-22.