Tiruchanur Vara Lakshmi Vratham 2017
Tiruchanur Vara Lakshmi Vratham 2017 Date and Timings
Date: 4th Aug
Timings: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ticket cost: Rs.500
As part of the Varalakshmi Vratam, special rituals will be held at the Padmavathi Ammavari temple and a procession of the deity on the golden chariot in the evening besides bhajans and other cultural events on the day of Varalakshmi Vratham.
The priests performs the Vratam by chanting the eight different forms of Goddess Lakshmi Devi (Asta Lakshmi ) including Sri (Wealth), Bhu (Earth), Sarasvati (learning), Priti (love), Kirti (Fame), Santi (Peace), Tushti(Pleasure) and Pushti(Strength) and seeking Her blessings for the prosperity of humanity.
After which priest will narrate the Varalakshmi Vrata Sankalpam story from Skanda Purana wherein a female devotee by name Charumathi Devi attained Astaishwarya after performing Varalakshmi Vratam.
On this special day, Abhisekhanantaran darshan, Kumkumarchana, Lakshmi Pooja, Kalynotsavam and Unjal Seva may not be performed.