Annabhishekam performed at Gangaikonda Chozhapuram
11 Nov. 2019
Annabhishekam was performed at Sri Brihadeeswara Swami temple in GangaikondaChozhapuram in presence of Pujyashri Shankaracharya Swamigal. Every year, the Annabhishekam is performed on the Pournami Full-moon day in the Tamil month of Aippasi as ordained by Pujyashri Mahaswamigal. The Annabhishekam is being performed for more than 3 decades by Shrimatam devotees as ordained by Pujyashri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Mahaswamigal. More than 1000 kgs of rice is prepared and offered in Abhishekam to one of the biggest Shiva Lingams in Tamilnadu - Sri Brihadeeswara Swami who is more than 13.5 feet tall and 62 feet in diameter. The rice thus offered is served as prasadam to devotees.