There is a huge ruch for Rahu Ketu Poojas in Srikalahasti Temple as Shravana Masam has begun as per Telugu calendar on 27 July 2014. And on 26th and 27th July, due to weekends, the rush was even more bigger than expected.
According to the reports from the temple officials, more than 50,000 devotees have visited the temple on 26 July. From the morning to evening, more than 3800 pujas were done in the temple.
Rahu Ketu Sarpa dosha nivarana puja or Rahu Ketu shanti puja, also known as Kaala sarpadosha puja, is one of the important puja rituals performed in Sri Kalahasti temple which is dedicated to Sri Kalahasteeshwara swamy.
It is also performed separately like – Rahu graham nivarana puja, Ketu graha nivarana puja, or Sarpa dosha nivarana puja or Sarpa samskara puja. It is believed that performing this puja at Rahu kaalam would be more fruitful.
Srikalahasteeswara Swamy Temple is reputed as the Rahu – kethu Kshetra, If the People who have Rahu Kethu Doshas and sarpa Doshas the unmarried and No Children and those who are facing various problems for a long period perform the most effective “Rahu – Kethu Sarpa Dosha Nivarana Puja” in this Temple all the Doshas get removed and desired results occur.