The TTD has plans to conduct the spiritually enthralling Dhanurmasa Thiruppavai discourses at Annamacharya Kala Mandir from December 16 –January 13.
The TTD plans to sponsor the month long discourses by eminent experts at 168 pilgrim centres in the country as part of the Dhanurmasam ritual.
At the Srivari Temple during the Dhanur Masam Thiruppavai will replace the Suprabhatham ritual. Legends say that Dhanur Masam considered as Brahma muhurta for gods a Goda devi Dhanurmasam vratam was conceived by them to promote peace, prosperity in the country.
The significance of the vratam, performed by Sri Krishna also in Dwapara yugam was scripted by Goda devi in the form of Thiruppavai Divya Prabandam in a 30 paged palm leaf document.
The vratam is popularly performed in all Vaishnava temples across the country in form of Thiruppavai Shatumura.
ISSUED BY THE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER TTDs, TIRUPATI