The poorvaradhane morning saw thousands of devotees flocking to Mantralayam. As per custom, swamiji performed padapooja seve to Rayaru and then the grand brundavana of Rayaru was worshipped with phalapanchamruta seva, which was a feast to the eyes. Thousands of devotees also witnessed Moola Rama Devaru and other Samsthana deities and later had Teertha Prassada in Shree Matha.
Evening 6-30 Pm H.H. Sri Swamiji has conferred the most prestiguous SRI RAGHAVENDRANUGRAHA AWARD on famous Chatushastra Vidwan of NAvalapakkam in TamilNadu Sri Ramanuja Tatacharya and Dr. PD Patil, the well known world class educationist and Chencellor and Chariman of Dr. DY Patil Vidya Prathishtan Soceity of Pune for their life time achievements.
The award consists of a shawl, citations and an honararium of Rs. 1,00,000/- for each awardee. An ocean of devotees were witness to this glorious event.