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ஶ்ரீரங்கம் ஶ்ரீ ரங்கநாத ஸ்வாமி திருக்கோயிலில் ஶ்ரீ இராமானுஜர் (உடையவர்) சந்நிதி வாயிலில் இந்தக் காணொளியை வைத்துள்ளார்கள், நல்ல ஏற்பாடு. ஶ்ரீ இராமானுஜரை சேவித்து, பிரார்த்தனை செய்து செல்லாமல், அவரின் படைப்புகளையும் அவர் கூறிய நல்கருத்துக்களையும் விளக்கி, வருவோர் அவற்றைத் தெரிந்துக்கொள்ளும் வகையில் இது இருப்பது மேலும் சிறப்பு. கோயில் நிர்வாகத்திற்குப் பாராட்டுக்கள். #trichy #temple #ramanujar

Sahapedia had organized a heritage walk as part of Madras Week, to the famous Kapaleeshwarar Temple, Mylapore. Conducted by a friendly host Mr S Jayakumar, who is a Carnatic musician trained at Kalakshetra and an independent researcher on the cultural history of South India.  The walk started early in the morning around 7 AM from the East Gopuram entrance to the temple. In many of the Hindu Temples, the presiding deity faces the East side, here…

Vadapalani Murugan Temple is well-known to most devotees in Chennai, but unaware to many, there is an old Vaishnavaite (Vishnu) Temple next to it. Sri Adhimoola Perumal Temple also called Sri Gajendra Varadaraja Perumal Koil is situated on the road (Palani Andavar Koil St, Vadapalani) leading to the Murugan Temple when you are coming from Arcot Road. Entrance to the temple is ducked in between the many flower shops on the road, you need to look…

Vadapalani Andavar Temple is one of the well-known temples in Chennai – dedicated to God Muruga (younger son of Lord Siva & Lord Parvathi). The temple is easily few minutes of walk from the Vadapalani junction, there are numerous bus and metro train connections to the place. Hundreds of devotees throng the temple during weekends and the crowd swells to tens of thousands during festival days. The God presiding here is known to readily grant the…

Hindu’s especially Vaishnavaites celebrate every year Vaikunda Ekadashi (ஸ்ரீ வைகுண்ட ஏகாதசி). The day is considered auspicious, and devotees take up fasting on this day as a prayer to Lord Vishnu. Vaishnavism believes that Sorga Vasal (சொர்க வாசல்) meaning ‘the doorway to Lord’s Inner Sanctum’ is opened on this day to devotees. To mark this all Vishnu temples around the world have a specially marked (or temporarily erected) gateway as a symbol of the one in Heaven.…