Deities/uthsavams

srI:
srImathE satakOpAya nama:
srImathE rAmAnujAya nama:
srImadh varavaramunayE nama:

There are several sannidhis and uthsavams that happen for the emperumAns, ANdAL nAchiyAr, AzhwArs and AchAryas in this dhivya dhEsam.

First, inside the temple there are several emperumAns and AzhwArs/AchAryas.

  • Presiding deity
    • periya perumAL sannidhi
      • mUlavar – periya perumAL/srI vatapathra sAyi (vata – banyan tree, pathra – leaf, sAyi – one who is lying down)
      • uthsavar – periya perumAL with srI dhEvi and bhU dhEvi nAchiyArs

      vatapathrasayi

    • ANdAL sannidhi

      andal-rangamannar-garuda

      • Note: When emperumAnAr arrived here after his visit to thirumAlirunchOlai, ANdAL nAchiyAr stepped out of garba gruham (inner sanctum) to the maNdapam in front of it to affectionately welcome her brother. Since then she has never gone back to the garbagruham and the uthsavars always stay in the maNdapam in front of the garba gruham.
  • sEnai mudhaliyAr
  • AzhwArs
  • nammAzhwAr
  • periyAzhwAr

periyazhwar

Please note that the last three sannidhis are not under the control of temple administration.

Outside the temple:

  • srInivAsa perumAL sannidhi

uthsavams

  • chithrai
    • ANdAL rangamannAr –  nIrvAvi kOdai (summer) uthsavam – 10 days,
    • emperumAnAr uthsavam with thIrthavAri, puRappAdu & mangaLAsAsanam – 10 days completing on thiruvAdhirai
  • vaikAsi
    • ANdAL rangamannAr – vasantha (spring) uthsavam – 10 days,
    • nammAzhwAr uthsavam – 10 days completing on visAkam
  • Ani
    • periyAzhwAr brahmOthsavam with dhvajArohaNam completing on swAthi
    • muppazham uthsavam on Ani paurNami
  • Adi
    • ANdAL brahmOthsavam with dhvajArohaNam completing on pUram
    • Adi swathi – garudalwar thirunakshathiram with thiruvaimoli sevakalam (1day)
  • AvaNi
    • srI jayanthi – kaNNan purappadu and vazhukku maram yeruthal
    • vatapathrasAyi emperumAn thiru-pavithrOthsavam
  • purattAsi
    • vatapathrasAyi emperumAn brahmOthsavam with dhvajArohaNam completing on sravaNam
    • ANdAL navarAthri uthsavam – 9 days
    • vijaya dhasami
  • aippasi
    • Unjal (jhUla/swing) uthsavam – 7 days for ANdAL and 1 day for perumAL
    • maNavALa mAmunigaL uthsavam completing on thirumUlam
  • kArthigai
    • thirumangai AzhwAr uthsavam – 10 days with 4000 dhivya prabhandham sEvAkAlam completing on kArthigai
    • kArthigai dhIpam
  • mArgazhi
    • dhanur/mArgazhi mAsam kramam
    • adhyayana uthsavam – 20 days
    • vaikuNta EkAdhasi (rA pathu beginning)
    • nIrAtta uthsavam – 8 days
  • thai
    • sankarAnthi – mAmunigaL kaiththala sEvai to perform ANdAL nAchiyAr on sankarAnthi
    • special celebration every Friday
  • mAsi
    • theppOthsavam (3 days) at thirumukkuLAm (divine pond)
  • panguni
    • thirukkalyANa uthsavam with dhvajArohaNam

Other AzhwArs and kUraththAzhwAn,pillai lokachariar(in manavala mamunigal sannathi),nathamunigal and thirukachinambi – 5,3 days or 1 day uthsavam ending on their annual thirunakshathram.

3 thoughts on “Deities/uthsavams

  1. sripathi

    for other azhwars their thiruvavathara uthsavam for five days completing on thier thirunakashthiram
    for koorathazhwan also it is five days
    aani there is ‘muppazham’ on aani pournami

    pls add this in this site

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