Sri Yagam – Mahapurnahuthi @NTR Grounds,HYD on 1.2.2015
On the occasion of Bheeshma Ekadasi(Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Jayanthi) thousands of devotees came to participate in the yagam. T felt blessed to be part of this Sri Yagam.
Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Jayanthi was celebrated grandly on the auspicious occasion of Bheeshma Ekadasi at NTR Grounds, HYD on 30.1.2015 evening. Before HH Mangalasasana Pravachanam, HH Ahobila Jeeyar Swamiji, HH Devanatha Ramanuja Jeeyar Swamiji and Sri U.Ve. Sriman Dr. S.V. Rangaramanujacharya Swamiji spoke few divine words about the glory of Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Sthothram. HH Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji started upadesam of Sri Vishnu Sahasra Nama Sthothram at 5.30pm to all the devotees who thronged to participate in this divine program.
After every 1oo namas, HH gave crypt and sweet divine messages to enlighten us. Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Sthothra is the only one which was considered as Sahasranama by Ramanuja Charya, Sankaracharya, Madhvacharya and many great acharyas. Hence, they gave their commentaries only on Sri Vishnu Sahasranama.
Sri Vishnu Sahasranama has 107 slokas. To make it suitable for 27 stars, our acharyas brought together a few names and formed the 108th sloka. Hence, those who know the real sampradayam and follow it chant 107th sloka 2 times as the ending sloka should be chanted twice and 108th sloka – the last sloka twice – which was later added and conclude chanting of the sthothram.
NTR Grounds was packed with the devotees and their devotion. Famous Telugu cine actor Smn. Murali Mohan garu came with his family and participated in this divine program. HH gave a brief presentation on Ramanuja Sahasrabdi project as the audience was to see the 3-D Model. The program concluded with Vahana Seva and Purnahuthi.
January is the month of Cervical Cancer. Feb 4th is World Cancer day. On this occasion, Vikasa Tarangini – Women Health care known as Mahila Arogya Vikas conducted a conference. Central coordinator Smt. Madhavi Ravindra conducted the camp. Coordinators, volunteers, and patients who benefited from this program attended the conference. JIMS doctor Dr. Sobha Jayanthi gave some tips to women on how to be healthy. Other doctors who participated in the volunteering program too shared their experiences and thanked Swamiji for all the efforts. The team members were felicitated by HH Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji before the program ended. Many who attained the conference gained knowledge on the importance of women health and promised not to neglect their health.
In the evening, Home Minister of Telangana State Smn. Nayani Narsimha Reddy garu came to NTR grounds to visit Sri Yagam and get the Mangalasasanams of HH. HH Devanatha Ramanuja Jeeyar Swamiji, Smn. Chintala Ramchandra Reddy garu(MLA), Smn. E. Rama Rao garu invited him. He inaugurated Sudarsanam, the photo exhibition of JET Activities done by HH Pedda Jeeyar Swamiji and HH Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji for the benefit of society at large. Later Smn. N. Narsimha Reddy garu came to Yagasala, got the blessings of Yajna Purusha by all Vedic pandits. HH Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji gave mangalasasanams to him.
Photos of 4th day event – click here
26th January 2015
Wish you a very happy Ratha Sapthami.
On the auspicious occassion of Ratha Sapthami HH Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji initiated Aditya Hrudayam from Sri Ramayanam to all the devotees. Aditya Hrudayam sthothram initially initiated by Agasthya Maharshi to Lord Sri Ramachandra to kill Ravana. After chanting 3 times Lord Rama able to kill Ravana. Such a powerful sthothram The Aditya Hrudayam. On 3rd day of Sri Yagam HH Swamiji celebrated Ratha Sapthami and gave upadesam of Aditya Hrudayam to all devotees @ 10.00 am on 26.1.2016.
25th January 2015
Under the aegis of HH Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji Sri Yagam 2nd day programme has started @ 8.00am with Dwarathoranapooja – followed by aradhana to HH Perumal in Yagasala – Mangalasasanam to perumal – Vedavinnapalu – Nakshatra Homam – theertha goshti -Pravachanam. Poornahuti of morning session took place at 12.00 pm. After Anuyagam (Maha Prasada Vitarana) cultural programs started on the main stage. JIVA Gurukulam and Nethra College students appeared on the stage and mesmerised the audience with their excellent talents.
In the evening HH gave a wonderful discourse on Time and evolution followed by Sri Lakshmi puja on the occasion of Vasantha Panchami. Lord was seated in a beautiful flower palanquin and taken in a procession to yaga sala. The program concluded with purna:huthi.
24th Jan 2015
The first day yagam started with agni matthanam, initiation of agni – fire in all the 33 homa kundas, hoisting of Garuda patha:ka, followed by Sri: Ya:gam and nakshathra homas. In the evening, after the discourse in the evening, Lord was taken in a procession to the yaga sala. The program concluded with purna:huthi.
23rd Jan 2015
HH Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji inaugurated the 2015 Sri: Ya:gam, Vishwaksena Puja, PunyahaVachanam, Raksha Bandhanam, Ankurarpanam, Arani Madhanam, Garuda Dwajarohanam, Veda Vinapaalu, Sa:ttu Murai Activites in NTR Stadium, Hyderabad on Jan 24th 2015.
This auspicious Ya:gam was performed in the presence of Vedic Scholars and A:cha:ryas. This Ya:gam started at around 7am in the morning with Seva Ka:lam and Teertha Goshti. Followed by Arani Madhanam and (Nakshatra Homam). All these auspicious activities were followed by Swamiji’s lecture about meaning and importance of Sri: Ya:gam.