Monday, September 26, 2016

Bala Periyava visits Temples and Veda Patashala in Vijayawada!

His Holiness Bala Periyava Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal visited Vinayaka Swamy Temple in Canal Road and Shivarama Kshetram at Satyanarayana Puram, Vijayawada. His Holiness addressed the gathering at Shivarama kshetram on September 20th, 2016.

On Thursday September 22nd, Bala Periyava visited Kanchi Paramacharya Devalayam at Cheena Kanchi, Nunna town about 12 kms from Vijayawada town. Situated in a serene village atmosphere and surrounded with mango orchards, the place houses shrines for Adi Shankaracharya, Shanmata Devatas, Navagraha Murthis & a special shrine for Kanchi Paramacharya. A Veda Smartha Pathashala & Goshala also functions in the site. His Holiness blessed the gathering with Anugraha Bhashanam.

His Holiness then proceeded to Akkiripalli town which is about 18 kms from Cheena Kanchi. The town is famous for a Veda Shastra Pathashala established in the year 1908. His Holiness graced the pathashala. Currently about 40 students are pursuing Veda, Smartha & Sanskrit courses. His Holiness was received by the Pathashala management and students. His Holiness first visited the 100 year old Pathashala building and then graced the new ones. There is a small tank & a Goshala in the premises. Large number of people had gathered to have glimpse of His Holiness. His Holiness blessed the assembled with Anugraha Bhashanam.

Source: Thanks a lot to Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam.


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