His Holiness Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswati Shankaracharya Swamiji will perform Vishwaroopa Yatra on Tuesday, 25th September, 2018. Yatra will commence at around 4.15 pm from Shrimatam. The Viswaroopa Yatra is performed on the Bhadrapada Poornima (25 Sep this year), signifying the conclusion of the Chaturmasya Vratam that begins with the Vyasa Pooja on the Ashada Poornima day. Yatra danam is performed at Shrimatam after which, Pujyashri Acharya proceeds on the Vishvaroopa Yatra in a procession of devotees, with dundubhi, and mangala vadyam.
After crossing the perimeter of the Kanchipuram Town (this year, towards the Western perimeter at the Kasi Viswanatha Swamy temple on the banks of Sarvateertham Tank), Sri Krishna Pooja is performed. After this, the XI Chapter of Srimad Bhagavad Gita is chanted as per customs. Important verses are repeated by the assembled gathering.
The puja concludes with Deepa Aradhana for Lord Krishna. Devotees can participate in the Yatra, and bring the XI Chapter of the Bhagavad Gita along with them and join in the chanting.
Pournami Puja will be be performed by His Holiness this evening (Monday – 24 September 2018).