Ashadotsavam is the biggest festival held at Siddipet Sri Vitthal Rukmabai Sametha Bhimeshwara Gnana Mandiram in Medak district of Telangana. In 2017, Ashadotsavam dates are – 4 July and 5 July.
Ashadotsavam is a grand gala of rituals held on Devashayana Ekadashi and Maha Dwadashi. This jubilant event falls on Shukla Paksha Ekadashi and Dwadashi in Ashada Masam as per Telugu calendar.
Schedule of Ashadotsavam 2017
4 July 2017
9.30 AM – Ganapathi Puja, Swasthi Vachanam, Deeparadhana, Kalasha Sthapana, Mahabhishekam, Sahasranama Archana, Pooja Neerajanam.
3 PM – Sri lalita Sahasranama and Vishnu Sahasranama Parayanam
5 PM – Pooja Neerajanam
6.30 PM – Sri Vittaleshwara Swamy Rukmabai Devata Kalyanotsavam
9.30 PM – Bhajana Program
5 July 2017
6 AM – Prabhatha Pooja, Neerajanam
11 AM – Brahmana Samaradhana, Theertha Prasada Vitharana, Vaidika Ashirwadam, Ruthwik Sanmanam.
Organisers of the event are – Brahmasri Brahmabhatla Nagaraja Sharma, Brahmasri Umapathi Rameshwara Sharma, Brahmasri Gauribhatla Nagaraja Sharma, Brahmasri Doosakanti Satyanarayana Sharma, Brahmasri Mahankali Venkateshwara Sharma & Brahmasri Raghava Shastri.
This religious extravaganza will be performed in the presence of Brahmasri Guruvula Madhusudhana Sharma (Hyderabad High Court Lawyer), Smt. Satya Lalitha and other Members of Sri Bhimeshwara Trust.