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Pujyashri Acharyas to bless programmes in Chennai tomorrow - 22 April 2017 (Saturday)

HH Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal will bless the Akhanda Tirupugazh programme by Tirupugazh Anbargal at Hemamalini Kalyana Mandapam at 4 pm .

HH Pujyashri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal and HH Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal will bless the Sangeeta Mummoortigal Tiruvizha at Vani Mahal, TNagar, at 6 pm.

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Vishwa Shanti Maha Yagnya,Veda Sammelan & Rudra Japam performed at Arunachal Pradesh
5-9 March 2014

With the benign Blessings of His Holiness Pujyasri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamiji and His Holiness Pujyasri Sankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamiji, Vishwa Shanti Maha Yagnya,Veda Sammelan & Rudra Japam were performed at Arunachal Pradesh from 5-9 March 2014. About 100 Vaidiks from Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Orissa participated. The Vedic scholars commenced their journey on 2 March 2014 by train, and reached Guwahati via Howrah(Kolkata) on 4 March 2014. The scholars camped at the Purva Tirupati Balaji Mandir, Guwahati, and visited the Kamakhya Mandir in Guwahati. The team left for Itanagar by bus by about 8.30 pm and reached the place of camp - the Art of Living Ashram at Itanagar, next morning

5 March 2014
The programme commenced on 5 March 2014 with Sankalpam, followed by Go Puja. Ganapati Homam and Avahanti Japa-Homam was performed in the morning. Veda Parayanam, Rudra Japam and Namasankeertanam were performed at the AoL Ashram.Scholars chanted Rigveda, Shukla Yajurveda, Krishna Yajurveda, three branches of Samaveda (Kauthuma , Jaimineeya & Ranayaneeya) & Atharvana Veda. Totakashtakam, Swastivachanam, Vishnusahasranama & Sri Rudram were recited.

The evening programme was held in Hanuman Mandir, in the Ganga Area in Itanagar. The Vaidiks performed Veda Parayanam and Rudra Japam. Sri V.G. Subramanya Ghanapatigal gave a spiritual Discourse. The Namasankeertana Bhagvatars led by Shri Papanasam Ramani Bhagvatar performed Seeta kalyanam and Namasankeertanam. A formal inauguration of the Veda Sammelan Programme was done by Prof. Roop Kishore Shastri, Secretary of the Maharshi Sandipani Rashtriya Ved Vidya Pratishthan, Ujjain. The programme concluded by around 8.30 pm. Prasaad was distributed to all the devotees.

Veda Parayan at Itanagar (Ashram)
Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Go Puja

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Sankalpam

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Sankalpam

Arunachal Veda Sammelan
Veda Parayanam

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Krishna Yajur Veda Parayanam

Arunachal Yagnya
Shukla Yajur Veda Parayanam

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Sama Veda - Ranayaneeya


Atharva Veda - Paiplada Shakha

Arunachal Veda Sammelan
Sama Veda - Jaimineeya Shakha

Guru Paduka Pradakshina
Guru Paduka Pradakshina

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Rudra Parayanam


Arunachala
Maragata Linga of Shiva & Adi Shankara Bhagavatpada Murti

Havan
Navagraha Homam

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Kalasham, Adi Shankara Bhagavatpada , Guru Paduka

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Rig Veda Parayanam

Rudra Homam
Rudra Homam

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Namasankeertanam

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
The place of camp(Ashram)

6 March 2014

On Thursday, 6th March 2014, Sudarshana Japa Homam and Navagraha Japa Homam were done in the morning, along with Veda Parayanam and Sri Rudra Japam. The evening session was held at Kalakshetra in Itanagar. After the evening session of Veda Parayanam, a cultural programme was held in which students from the Kalakshetra gave a Bharatnatyam performance. The evening programme concluded with Namasankeertanam and Radha Kalyanam.


Arunachal kalakshetra Bharatnatyam Programme
Kalakshetra Arunachal
Cultural Programme at Kalakshetra in Itanagar - Bharatnatyam

7 March 2014
Veda parayanam in the various branches and Rudra Japam was performed in the morning, along with Rudra Homam, Durga-Lakshmi-Sarasvati Sukta Japa Homam on Friday - 7 March 2014 at the AoL Ashram. This was followed by a visit to the Vivekananda Vidyalaya at Chimpu in Itanagar. After Vedic invocation and lighting of the Kuthuvilakku, Veda Parayanam was performed. The bhajan session that followed saw active participation by the students. The Shiva Panchakshara Nakshatra Mala Stotra was recited.
Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Programme at Vivekananda Vidyalaya, Chimpu, Itanagar

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Programme at Vivekananda Vidyalaya, Chimpu, Itanagar - Raksha being tied to the students

The evening programme was held at Shiv Mandir at Naharlagun. Veda parayanam and namasankeertanam was performed, followed by aarti at the Shiva Sannadhi, and other Sannadhis of Ganesha, Durga, Hanuman and Lakshmi Narayan.


Shiv Mandir at Naharlagun

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Shiva Sannadhi in Shiv Mandir

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Ganesha Sannadhi in Shiv Mandir

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Hanuman Sannadhi in Shiv Mandir

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar
Durga Sannadhi in Shiv Mandir

Arunachal Veda Sammelan
Lakshmi-Narayan Sannadhi in Shiv Mandir


Arunachal Namasankeertanam
Namasankeertanam

8 March 2014
On Saturday - 8th March 2014, the team left for Ziro at about 4 a.m. and reached the the Siddeswar Nath mandir in the Kardo Forests (in teh Lower Subansiri District in Arunachal Pradesh) after a long and arduous 6 hour journey through the ghats.The Shiva Lingam at Ziro was discovered in the first fortnight of July 2004 by a wood cutter. Puja was performed to the Shiva Lingam, to the chanting of Veda Parayanam, Rudra Japam and Namasankeertanam. A large number of local residents participated, and received prasaad.

Pictures of the Shiva Lingam at Ziro

Ziro Swayambunath mandir

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar

Arunachal Ziro
Ziro - Pujas and Parayan being performed at Swayambunath Mandir

Ziro Shiv Mandir
Milk Abhishekam being performed

Viswa Shanti Yagnya at Itanagar

Arunachal Ziro Veda Sammelan
Shiva Panchakshara Stotram - Banner placed at Ziro

Ziro Veda Parayanam

Bilva Tree at Ziro
Bilva Tree from Kanchipuram being planted at Ziro as ordained by His Holiness

Veda Parayan at Ziro
Prasadam being distributed

Veda Sammelan
Group photo of participating Vedic Scholars

9 March 2014
9th March - Sunday - Suryanamaskaaram was performed according to the different Veda Shakhas, and the Veda Sammelan and Viswa Shanti Yangya at Arunachal Pradesh concluded. The group left from Itanagar, and reached Guwahati in the wee hours of 10 March 2014 after a 12+ hour journey by road.


10 March 2014
The group of participating Vedic pandits witnessed the Abhishekam performed to Balaji at the Purva Tirupati Balaji Mandir in Guwahati early in the morning, and chanted Veda Mantras. Namasankeertanam was also performed. After aarti, the team visited the Sankardev Netrayala in Guwahati- a Centre of Excellence in Eye Care in the North-East, and a few other important landmarks in Guwahati. In the afternoon, the group visited the Umananda temple, located on an island in the Brahmaputra river. After reaching mainland, the "Brahmaputra Aarti" was performed for the first time in Guwahati(see http://kamakoti.org/kamakoti/news/2014/Brahmaputra%20Arti.html for full report).

11 March 2014

After the successful conclusion of all the spiritual and cultural programmes as scheduled, the team of Vedic scholars left for their home towns by train from Guwahati by train on the morning of the 11th March 2014, and are expected to reach back by the 13th March 2014.


Balaji Mandir, GuwahatiBalaji Mandir, Guwahati
At Balaji Mandir, Guwahati

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