Today, 29 February 2012 is Sri Guru Raghavendra Jayanti, the birth anniversary of Sri Raghavendra swamy. It falls on Saptami in Shukla Paksha of Falguna Masa in Kannada & Telugu calendars. It is celebrated with lot of gusto in Mantralayam Temple Brundavanam in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh.
Sri Raghavendra Pattabhishekam (coronation ceremony), Raghavendra Aradhana and Raghavendra swamy Vigraha ooregimpu / Pallaki utsavam (procession) are the main rituals of Guru Jayanti celebrations.
Shree Raghavendra Swamy Mutt in Hyderabad, Kolkata, Chennai, Tirupati, Delhi, Mumbai & Pune are the best places to visit during Sri Guru Raghavendra Swamy Jayanti celebrations.