Thursday, October 20, 2016

Happiest Deepaval!

With the blessings of Sri Kanchi Shankaracharyas, Deepavali bakshanam Sweets and Savouries and Legiyam Medicinal eatable were prepared and distributed to Veda Patasalas, Vrddashramams Old Age Homes and Sampradaya Patasalas.

Please enjoy the pictures shared by Radhika Chandramouli.

This is how We must always spend our Time. For Others. For True, Eternal Happiness.



Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Anugraha Bhashanam video/Acharyas reach Secunderabad!

17th &18th Oct 2016
Their Holinesses Pujya Shankaracharya Swamigals of Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham left from Poranki camp in the evening on 17th October. Pujya Acharyas visited Veda Pathashala run by Kanaka Durga Devasthanam and performed Vruksharopanam Karyakrama in the campus. Then the entourage left for Suryapet. Devotees from Vijayawada followed His Holiness till Ibrahimpattinam and took leave.
The entourage arrived at 7:30 PM. The reception meeting was held by Suryapet Brahmana Sabha in the Brahmana Sabha building. The people were very enthusiastic to receive Kanchi Acharyas after a long time in the newly carved Telangana State.
In their Anugrahabhashanam, Pujya Acharyas told the need to uphold values of Hindu Dharma. His Holiness also recollected the long association of Kanchi Peetham with the region starting from the Chaturmasya of 1967-1968 at Hyderabad, visits to Manthanai, Dharmapuri, Siddhipeta, Basara, Vargal etc. His Holiness blessed the gathering,

18th Oct
His Holiness Shri Periyava visited Kanyaka Parameshwari Temple & Shivalayam. His Holiness Bala Periyava visited an ancient Narasimhaswamy Temple in Vondragonda Hills about 12 kms from Suryapet town.

Periyavas camp left Suryapet (120 kms from Secunderabad) and reached Skandagiri  Temple in Secunderabad in the evening of October 19th, 2016!
Message on Vruksharopanam - Video
Sapling Planted by HH Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal and Bala Periyava,  Part of Vana Bharathi - Jana Harathi in Vijayawada.

Source: Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam
Watch Their Holinesses' message on Vruksharopanam by clicking on the below link:

Monday, October 17, 2016

Poranki, Hanuman Temple, Veda Patashala VIjayawada Visits by Periyavas!

Camp Vijayawada – Abhinandana Sabha held

15 Oct. 2016
The organizers, Vedic scholars, and devotees of Vijayawada conducted an Abhinandana Sabha this evening – 15 Oct. 2016 at Shri Shankara Matam camp Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple, Labbipet, Vijayawada on the eve of the departure of Shrimatam camp from here .
Shri Maganti Subrahmanyam, President of Sri Venkateswaraswamy temple read out the Swagatam to HH Pujyashri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal and HH Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal. He listed out the various spiritual and cultural events conducted as part of Pujyashri Acharyas’ camp in Vijayawada.
His Holiness Pujyashri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal blessed the audience with Anugraha Bhashanam. The title of Acharya Seva Ratna was given to Shri Maganti Subrahmanyam for his services to the peetham for more than 4 decades. Devotees who had rendered service during the camp at Vijayawada were blessed with shawls and prasadam.
His Holiness Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal blessed the gathering with Anugraha Bhashanam in which He highlighted the various activities and initiatives of HH Pujyashri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal spanning the entire country and beyond.
List of Important Pujas and Events that took place during Chaturmasyam 2016 at Shrimatam camp in Vijayawada :

Date & Description
19/7/2016 Chaturmasya Begins (19, July 2016)
20/7/2016 Punar Puja & Begining of 82nd Jayanti of His Holiness Pujya Shri Jayendra Saraswathi Sankaracharya Swamigal celebrations (20, July 2016)
21/7/2016 82nd Jayanti of His Holiness Pujya Shri Jayendra Saraswathi Sankaracharya Swamigal celebrations 2nd day - Homam & Sadas (21 July 2016)
22/7/2016 Jayanti Celebrations 3rd day (22 July, 2016)
24/7/2016 Karyakartas having darshan of His Holiness (24, July 2016)
25/7/2016 Sankaracharya Stotra Book Release (25, July 2016)
28/7/2016 Meeting with Krishna Jilla Vaidheeka Sangoshthi (28, July 2016)
31/7/2016 Rig Veda Samhita Havan Poornahuti (31, July 2016)
3/8/2016 "Krishna Pushkara Vidhi" Book release (03, August 2016)
4/8/2016 Students chanting Veda during sunset behind Sri Matam camp on the banks of Bandar Canal (04, August 2016)
5/8/2016 Annual Agnihotra Sadas (05, August 2016)
7/8/2016 Book release - special talk on "AshtaaVakra Geetha" by Sri Venkatramana garu (07, August 2016)
8/8/2016 Vaikhanasa Agama Vidyaarthis performing Nithyanushtanam - (08, August 2016)
8/8/2016 Panchanga Sadas (08, August 2016)
8/8/2016 Visit to TTD Namoona Devalayam (08, August 2016)
9/8/2016 Panchanga Sadas Purti (09, August 2016)
9/8/2016 Sangeeta Samarpanam by Sampradaya Patasala Students Tirupathi (09, August 2016)
11/8/2016 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Sri Chandrababu Naidu inviting Sri Acharyas to grace Krishna Pushkarams at Sri Matam Camp (11, August 2016)
12/8/2016 Krishna Pushkaram begins (12 August 2016)
15/8/2016 Burra Katha by artists (15 August 2016)
17/8/2016 Veda Sadas - Krishna Jilla Vaideeka Sabha (17, August 2016)
17/8/2016 Rig Veda Upakarma (17, August 2016)
18/8/2016 Yajur Veda Upakarma (18, August 2016)
21/8/2016 Krishna Haarathi (21, August 2016)
21/8/2016 Visit to Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam Namoona Devalayam (21, August 2016)
23/8/2016 Final Day of Krishna Pushkaram (23, August 2016)
23/8/2016 Senior Citizen performing padayatra around India sought blessings from His Holiness for successful completion of his Yatra (23, August 2016)
23/8/2016 Chrompet Veda Patasala Students seek blessing of His Holiness (23, August 2016)
25/8/2016 TMP Mahadevan Foundation Annual Memorial Lecture in divine presence of His Holiness (25, August 2016)
27/8/2016 Students from Sankara Smarta Samskruta Vaidika Patasala, Vidyaniketan Public School Bengalure seek blessings of His Holiness (27, August 2016)
4/9/2016 Ayurveda Meet (04, September 2016)
7/9/2016 Ganapathi Nimajjanam (07, September 2016)
12/9/2016 Narayaneeyam Parayanam Begins (12, September 2016)
12/9/2016 Kashmir Savant Abhinava Gupta 1000th year celebration - speech in Sanskrit by HH on Kashmir (12, September 2016)
13/9/2016 Aarsha Vidya Sadas - Discussion on inculcating Vedic and Cultural Values among student community (13, September 2016)
12/9/2016 Sriman Narayaneeyam Parayana purthi - Anugraha Bhashanam and prasada viniyogam (14, September 2016)
Certificate to Shastra Vidwans

His Holiness Pujya Shri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal blessed Shastra Vidwans who passed Shastra Patiksha conducted by the Tenali Veda Shastra Poshaka Sabha with Sanmanam (Rs.1 Lakh each) & Shawls. His Holiness spoke on the occasion. (7, September 2016)

Visit to Hanuman Temple and Veda Patasala, Kotur Tadepalli
14 Oct. 2016
His Holiness Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal visited the Hanuman Temple and the Veda Patashala at Kotur Tadepalli village, about 12 kms from Vijayawada. His Holiness performed pujas to the presiding deity and at the other Sannadhis, and blessed the devotees with Anugraha Bhashanam.

Visit to SITA - State Institute of Temple Administration
16 Oct. 2016, Vijayawada
HH Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal visited the State Institute of Temple Administration (SITA) located along the Krishna river Ghat in Vijayawada and addressed the valedictory programme of the training camp held for a duration of 10 days. His Holiness blessed the gathering with Anugraha Bhashanam.

Poranki - Temple visits
17 Oct. 2016, Poranki (near Vijayawada)
Shrimatam camp is presently at Poranki, about 12 Kms. from Vijayawada. HH Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal visited the Hanuman temple and Shiva temple in Poranki earlier today (17 Oct. 2016). After the visits, His Holiness performed Trikala Chandramouleeswara Puja. 
Shrimatam camp shifts today to Suryapet (TTD Kalyana Mandapam) where Pujyashri Acharyas will perform puja on 18 & 19 Oct. 2016.


Source: Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam.