Skandagiri Subrahmanya Swamy Temple in Hyderabad is one of the famous temples to visit during Subrahmanya Shashti (Subbaraya Shashti). In 2020, Subrahmanya Shashti date is 20 December.
Subramanya Sashti is one of the major festivals dedicated to Lord Subramanya, who is also known Kartikeya, Murugan, Shanmukha and Skanda.
On Sashti in each month, Lord Subramanya is offered special pujas and Abhishekams. But, Subramanya Sashti is a highly meritorious day to perform puja to the six-faced god, Shanmukha. It falls on the sixth day of Margashira Masam as per the calendars followed in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.
Subrahmanya Shashti celebrations at Skandagiri Subrahmanya Swamy Temple
20 December 2020, Sunday
7.30 AM – Sankalpam for Mahanyasa Poorvaka Ekadasha Rudrabhishekam and Homam
8.30 AM – Sankalpam for Abhishekam
9.30 AM – Sahasranamam
12 Noon onwards – Arjitha Prasadam distribution
5 PM – Abhishekam
6.30 PM – Sahasranamam
8 PM – Arjitha Prasadam distribution
Mahanyasam – Rs.1800/-, Homam – Rs.1800/-,
Abhishekam – Rs.500/-, Sahasranamam – Rs.150/-