Guru Peyarchi Puja is an auspicious ritual observed at Alangudi Guru Bhagavan Temple in Valangaiman Taluk, Thiruvarur district of Tamil Nadu. Special pujas like Guru Latcharchana is observed during Guru Peyarchi in Alangudi Guru Bhagavan Temple.
In 2017, Guru Peyarchi Latcharchanai is celebrated on 2 September.
Alangudi is the holy abode of Jupiter and a divine place where one could propitiate Jupiter. Lord Shiva is manifested here in the form of Lord Guru. Sri Dakshinamurthy is to be worshipped as he is worshipped, as Guru Bhagwan here. Alangudi is renowned for its ‘triglories’ i.e Moorthy (The Presiding Deity), Sthalam (Place of divinity) and Theertham (The Holy Water).
Transit day of planet Jupiter from one zodiac sign to the next with special pujas, Poornima day (Full moon day) in the month of Chithirai (April-May), Thai poosam in January-February, Panguni Uthiram in March-April and Car festival for Lord Dakshinamurthy are the festivals celebrated in the temple. The Temple Timings of Alangudi Guru Bhagavan Temple.