Monday, March 31, 2014

108th Tirunakshatram of Tirukkudanthai Andavan

Srimath Thirukkudanthai Andavan---Sri Vedantha Ramanuja Mahadesikan
108th Tirunakshatram-- Panguni Pushyam-- 9th April,2014.

Celebrations will be at Chennai Ashramam in the presence oh Prakirtham Srirangam Srimath Andavan Ashramam

(The information given below is in addition to the detailed one in Chapter 10 of Guru Parampara)

During the reign of H.H. Srimath Thirukkudanthai Andavan from 1963 to 1989, branches of our Ashramam were established in New Delhi, Madras, Bombay, Hyderabad, Bangalore(Sripuram), Bangalore(Jayanagar), Neyveli, Melkote, Rishikesh, Kumbakonam, Uppiliappan Sannathi, Tirumalai (Tirupathi) . New temples were built ,as attached to the Ashramam at the following places.1)New Delhi--Sri Vaikuntanatha Perumal Temple, 2)Dombivili (Bombay)--Sri Balaji Temple , 3)Hyderabad--Sri Mahalakshmi,Sri Mahavishnu Temple, 4)Bangalore,Sripuram--Sri Srinivasa Perumal,Sri Padmavati Thayar Temple, 5)Bangalore,Jayanagar--Sri Andal, Sri Rangamannar Temple .In some of the locations marriage halls are attached to the Asramam

Several old temples were renovated. H.H. Srimath Andavan undertook the construction of the massive second tier of the South Rajagopuram at Srirangam at the cost of over Rs. 12 lakhs. The Sarangapani temple chariot at Kumbakonam was repaired at a cost of Rs. 7.5 lakhs and the car festival was resumed in 1984 after a gap of 48 years. A few Ayurvedic dispensary was established in 1975 to afford free treatment to the poorer sections. The Acharya traversed throughout Bharat to bless the sishyas at their places covering over 40,000 kms. by padayatra only. The most notable achievement of the Acharya was the establishment of the Sri Ranganatha Paduka Vidhyalaya which has recently completed his silver jubilee. In His poorvashramam days H.H. is popularly known as Sri Kannan Swamigal . H.H. has delivered several Upanyasams and Kalakshepams and were will attended everytime. His uanyasams on Sri Andal's Thiruppavai were so rich in our sampradaya matters,even now many of His Sishyas who were trained by Him for delivering discourses are quoting profusely from what they were taught by Him.His Holiness definitely has given us a few sishyas to continue the tradition of delivering discourses.Every year in the month of Panguni ,Sri Paduka ViharaVidwat Sadas is held ,to coinside H.H.'s thirunakshatram day when several Ubaya Vedanta vidwans participate and get honouredunder the presence of our Acharya.His Holiness Kaalakshepams on Sri Bhagawat Vishayam appeared as a series in the Ashramam Magazine Sri Ranganatha Paduka and are now availble in book forms at the Ashramam in Madras. These volumes will be a very valuable additions to home libraries of devotees.

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Panchanga Sagraham-- Resend

Srirangam Srimath Andavan Ashramam Calendar for Vijaya Varusham, Panguni (maasam)Month
Ashramam Panchaanga Sangraham—, by Our Ashramam Srikaryam , Sri U. Ve. Vaduvur Veeravalli Desikachariar Swamy.

Maasi 30
Panguni Maasa Pirappu, Mahapradosham
Kaaradayaan Nombu, Meena sankramana
Auspicious time for Kaaradayaan Nombu Night
09 15 to 10 15 PM
15-03-2014 Panguni 1 Sat    
26-03-2014 Panguni 12 Wed Sravanam  Sravana Vratahm
27-03-2014 Panguni 13 Thu   Sarva Ekadasi
28-03-2014 Panguni 14 Fri   Mahapradosham
30-03-2014 Panguni 16 Sun   Sarva Amavasai
04-04-2014 Panguni 21 Fri Panchami  Tirukkudanthai Andavan 25th Vaarshika Kainkaryam
08-04-2014 Panguni 25 Tue Navami Punarvasu  Sri Rama Navami
09-04-2014 Panguni 26  Wed Pushyam Tirukkudanthai Andavan  108thTirunakshatram
11-04-2014 Panguni 28  Fri   Sarva Ekadasi , Thembarai Andavan's 51st Vaarshika Kainkaryam
12-04-2014 Panguni 29 Sat   Mahapradosham
13-04-2014 Panguni 30  Sun Uththiram Panguni Uththiram pandigai
 Chithirai 1
 Jaya Varusham, Tamil New year's day.
Mesha Sankramana Tharpanam

Friday, March 14, 2014

Panguni Month Panchanga Sangraham

Srirangam Srimath Andavan Ashramam Calendar for Vijaya VarushamPanguni (maasam)Month
Ashramam Panchaanga Sangraham—, by Our Ashramam Srikaryam , Sri U. VeVaduvur Veeravalli Desikachariar Swamy.

Maasi 30

Panguni Maasa PirappuMahapradosham Kaaradayaan NombuMeena sankramana Tharpanam
Auspicious time for Kaaradayaan Nombu Night 09 15 to 10 15 PM
15-03-2014Panguni 1Sat  
26-03-2014Panguni 12WedSravanam Sravana Vratahm
27-03-2014Panguni 13Thu Sarva Ekadasi
28-03-2014Panguni 14Fri Mahapradosham
30-03-2014Panguni 16Sun Sarva Amavasai
04-04-2014Panguni 21FriPanchami Tirukkudanthai Andavan 25th Vaarshika Kainkaryam
08-04-2014Panguni 25TueNavami Punarvasu Sri Rama Navami
09-04-2014Panguni 26 WedPushyamTirukkudanthai Andavan  108 Tirunakshatram
11-04-2014Panguni 28 Fri Sarva Ekadasi , Thembarai Andavan's 51st Vaarshika Kainkaryam
12-04-2014Panguni 29Sat Mahapradosham
13-04-2014Panguni 30 SunUththiramPanguni Uththiram pandigai
 Chithirai 1

 Jaya Varusham, Tamil New year's day. Mesha Sankramana Tharpanam