Andhra: Balalaya Festival At Sri Varahaswamy Temple From Dec 6-10
Tirumala , Nov.4 (Maxim News): TTD is organizing the annual Balalaya program at the Sri Varahaswamy temple from December 6-10 for which Ankurarpanam will be performed on December 5 night.
According to Agama traditions, Balalaya is conducted at any temple for rejuvenation of the sanctum with repairs and gold plating of the Vimanam etc. Since there will be no daily rituals during those days in the sanctum, a wooden model of the Mula Virat is installed in the Mukha Mandapam of temple for devotees darshan.
For the five days of developmental works of the sanctum, daily rituals of the deities are performed for the model Idols in the Mandapam.
TTD is also conducting special programs at the temple yagashala from December 6-10 and Maha prokshana of the temple is scheduled on December 10 morning in the Makara lagnam. (Maxim News)