Sri Devi Kamakshi Sri Sri Sri Adi Sankara Sri Sri Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi MahaSwamiji Sri Sri Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamiji Sri Sri Sri Sankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Swamiji
Kamakoti.org presents several different aspects of HinduismKamakoti.org The official web site for Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham, Kanchipuram, India.
   Home    |   Announcements    |   Tour Programme    |   Audio & Video    |   Image Gallery    |   Acknowledgements    |   Sitemap   
     About the Peetham    |   Origin of the Peetham    |   About this web site    |   Contact Us    |   Search   
  Use this link for a Printer Friendly version of this page   Use this link  to email this page to others
!New: Sri Adi Sankara
Branches, Temples and Patasaalas
Articles
Hindu Dharma
Acharya's Call
Voice of Sankara
Personal Experiences
Sri Adi Sankara
Namo Namah
Dasoupadesam
Naamavali / Pushpaanjali
Tamil
Telugu
  
News & Upcoming Events
80th Jayanthi Mahotsavam at Kolkata Ved Bhavan- 11 Aug 2014
Janmashtami Mahotsavam at Kolkata Ved Bhavan - 17-25 Aug. 2014
Maharudram and Chandi Havan at Ved Bhavan, Kolkata - 31 July to 3 Aug 2014
Annual Agnihotra Sadas to be held - 1-3 Aug 2014
Refresher Course on Values & Ethics in Pancha Kavya- the five gems of Sanskrit Literature
Chandi Havan performed at Nellore - 12 July 2014
Rig Veda Samhita Havan Performed at Noida - 29 June - 4 July 2014
His Holiness blesses Shodasha Ganapati Mandir Kumbabhisheka Mahotsavam -Taradevi, Shimla, Himachal - 27 - 29 July 2014
Malai Mandir Kumbabhishekam performed in the benign presence of His Holiness- New Delhi - 2 July 2014
Shodasha Ganapati Mandir - Taradevi, Shimla, Himachal - Kumbabhisheka Mahotsavam 27-29 June 2014
CHATURMASYAM- Guru Vandana Naada Samarpanam - Schedule -12 July - 9 September 2014
Rig Samhita Havan performed at Delhi - 26-28 June 2014
Tirukkovil Vazhipaatu Kuzhu - Schedule for May - July 2014

Shankara Jayanti Celebrated at Kanchipuram
26 April 2012

With the benign blessings of Their Holinesses Pujyasri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamiji and His Holiness Shri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamiji, Shankara Jayanthi was celebrated at Kanchipuram, at Shrinagar and various other places.

The celebrations at Shrinagar took place in the benign presence of His Holiness Pujyasri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamiji . (Report available here)

At Kanchipuram, the celebrations were held in the presence of His Holiness Shri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamiji. Veda Parayanam, Bhashya Parayanam, Bhajans, Sloka Parayanam, discourses were conducted. Rudrabhishekam was performed to Sri Acharya. Avatara Ghata Parayanam was performed and special pujas were performed to Sri Adi Sankara by His Holiness Shri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamiji. At the Kamakshi Temple, Visesha Abhishekam and pujas were performed by His Holiness at Shri Adi Sankara's shrine in the temple. In the evening, the Utsava vigraham and portrait of Sri Adi Shankara was taken out in a grand processsion around the four Raja Veethis on the Golden Chariot, led by His Holiness. Veda Parayana, Mangala Vadyam, Bhajans, Folk Music & Dance were performed during the nearly three hour long procession. Special fireworks were organised as part of the event.

Back to News Page

© Copyright Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham
No part of this web site may be reproduced without explicit permission from the Peetham. Some material put up on this web site are protected by individual copyright(s) of the concerned organisation(s)