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:

  • thiruvannamalai srInivAsa perumAL sannidhi
  • shenbagathoppu sri kattazhagar sannathi
  • nadakasalai street srinivasa perumal sannathi
  • annamadam srinivasa perumal sannathi
  • thiruvenkatamudaiyan sri arulalaperumal emperumanar sannathi                                (kuppanaiyengar mandapam)
  • krishnan kovil sri krishnar sannathi
  • chakkarakula street sri varadharajar sannathi

uthsavams

  • chithrai
    • ANdAL rangamannAr –  nIrvAvi kOdai (summer) uthsavam – 10 days
    • Chithra powrnami
    • 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
    • Aadi swathi – sri garudAzhwAr thirunakshathiram
  • AvaNi
    • srI jayanthi – rOhiNi/ashtami followed by uriyadi uthsavam on the next day
    • 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 on paurnami
  • kArthigai
    • thirumangai AzhwAr uthsavam – 10 days with 4000 dhivya prabhandham sEvAkAlam completing on kArthigai
    • Kaisika ekadesi – purana patanam
    • 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)
    • annakoota uthsavam
  • panguni
    • thirukkalyANa uthsavam with dhvajArohaNam

Other AzhwArs and Acharyas 5,3 or 1 day uthsavam

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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