Jan-15-2023 - Makara Sankaranthi
Makara Sankranthi festivities started at the Srimatham camp at Sankara Matham, Visakhapatnam, with the Bhogi festival celebrated in the traditional way yesterday(14 Jan 2023). The camp premises was decked up with traditional festoons, customary rangolis with "Gobbemmalu" (cow dung with flowers place on the rangolis) were made , with a Haridasa going around it singing Bhagawan naama sankeerthanam with Kolattam. This morning after the Viswaroopa Darshanam of the Jagadguru, devotees got to have Darshanam of the Sri Chandramouleeswara pooja. The Makara Sankranthi Suryanarayanaswamy pooja was performed and Surya Namaskarams performed alongside. His Holiness after having completed the Chandramouleeswara pooja, arrived and performed Mangala aarthi marking the completion of the Suryanarayanaswamy pooja.
His Holiness also did Pradakshinam around the Navagraha sannidhi and asked for all the gathered devotees to chant the Surya Narayanaswamy and Navagraha slokas.
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara 🙏🏻🙏🏻