Special Correspondent

Foundation stone for annadhana mandapam to

be laid

THANJAVUR: The annual aradhana of Sri Vijayeendra Swamigal, guru of Sri Raghavendra of Mantralaya, will be held at the Sri Vijayeendra Swamigal Mutt on Solayappan street at Kumbakonam from June 30 to July 2.

Poorva aradhanai will be held on Monday (Dhuvadasi) and Madhya aradhana on Tuesday (Thrayodasi). Uthara Aradhana will be held on Wednesday (Sathurthasi). The 1,008th Swamigal of Mantralaya Sri Raghavendra Mutt Sri Sushmeendra Theertha Swamigal and 1,008th Sri Swayatheendra Theertha Swamigal will participate in the aradhana and bless the devotees.

Pujas will be peformed by the swamigals at Sri Vijayeendra Moolabrindavanam, Sri Raghavendra Mrithika Brindavanam and Sri Moolaramar temple.

Viswaroopa darshan will be available in the morning during aradhana days.

Abishekams and aradhanas will be performed every day.

Vedic chanting and rendering of devotional songs will also form a part.

Sri Sushmeendra Swamigal will lay the foundation stone for the construction of the Rs.20 lakh annadhana mandapam.