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Kanchi seer performs special poojas at temple

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He offers ‘kumkuma prasadam' to devotees



Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham seer Sri Jayendra Saraswathi performing pooja at a temple in Ongole on Tuesday.

ONGOLE: Ahead of Mahasivaratri on March 2, Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham seer Sri Jayendra Saraswathi on Tuesday performed special poojas to the newly-installed ‘Dwadasa Jyotirlingams' and ‘Sahasralingam' at the temple run by Santhapet Veeranjaneyaswamy Devasthanam here.

Amidst chanting of ‘Om namasivaya' by a large number of devotees, the revered religious head performed ‘Maharudrabhishekam' to the deities assisted by a group of priests led by Madampalli Srirama Sarma.

He blessed the devotees by offering ‘kumkuma prasadam' during the event organised by temple Dharmakartha Sivakula Ramesh Kumar and State Bramana Sangham vice-president R. Srinivasachari.

The Sankaracharya also visited the Panchamukhi Anjaneyaswamy temple here and blessed the devotees.

In his brief message to devotees, he highlighted the significance of worshipping Lord Shiva and also the valour of the great Ramabhakta, Anjaneyaswamy.

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