Curtain raised for Rayaru's 344th Aradhana

The sacred thread cermony ( RUGUPAKARMA)  for RUG VEDIS has taken place in the DIVINE YAGNYA SHAALA at Shri Mutt today morning as per the usage, tradition and customs of the Mutt.Thousands of disciples and devotees have participated in this auspicious occasion.
In the evening at 6pm Peetadhipathi Sri Subudhendratheertha Swamiji inauguarated the SAPTHA RATHROTHSAVA,  344th Aradhana by hoisting the Flag(DHWAJAROHANA) in front of Shri Mutt's Mukhadwaram, after praying Goddess Manchalamma and Sri Rayaru to bless us in celebrating this Aradhana without any hurdles (NIRVIGHANA). 
At around 8pm, the traditional SHAKOTHSAVA in the prakaram was also performed by HH Sri Swamiji (Pooja to the provisions, groceries,  food grains, vegetables and fruits )  which will be offered to Sri Moola Rama and Sri Rayaru during Aradhana.
Photography: Shrinidhi.M. Karanam