26th Aradhana Mahotsavam of HH Pujyashri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Mahaswamigal performed
The 26th Aradhana Mahotsavam of HH Pujyashri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Mahaswamigal - the 68th Pontiff of Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam was performed at His Holy Brindavanam in Shrimatam on 23 Dec. 2019.
The Aradhana celebrations commenced on 21 December 2019. Veda Parayanam, Veda Vidwat Sadas, religious discourses, bhajans and sangitanjali by leading artists were performed.
Ekadasa Rudra Japa and special homams for loka kshema were conducted on the Aradhana Day(23 Dec. 2019). Vasordhara, Poornahuti and Mahabishekam at the Brindavanam was performed .Pancharatna Kritis were rendered by Carnatic music vidwans in the presence of His Holiness. HH Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal blessed devotees with Akshata Prasadam after the Aradhana and retruned to Shrimatam camp in Chennai for Pradosha Puja. After the Puja, His Holiness gave a discourse on Sanatana Dharma and Pujyashri Mahaswamigal.
In the evening at Kanchipuram, Swarna Rathotsavam was held around the Raja Veedhis. Sangeeta samarpanam was performed by Sri U. Rajesh on Mandolin with accompanying artists.