The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) will conduct ‘Tiruppavai’ discourses in 250 temples across the country from December 16 to January 13, coinciding with the holy month of ‘Dhanurmasam’.

Sung by saint-poetess Andal (Godha Devi) in praise of Maha Vishnu, ‘Tiruppavai’ comprises of 30 verses. Under the aegis of its propagation arm Alwar Divyaprabandha Project, the TTD will depute noted scholars and orators to the temples, who will recite each of the 30 verses on each day of the auspicious month.

In Tirupati, the event will be conducted at Annamacharya Kalamandir, Varadaraja temple, Ramalayam in Padmavathipuram and Agastheswara temple in Thondavada, a TTD release stated.