SrI:. SrI SrInivAsa PerumAl Temple Tirumala - Tirupati VaikuNTha ekAdaSi prasAda darSanam 7 th January 2009. SrI:
Moksha EkAdaSi or VaikuNTha EkAdaSi (MArghazhi Sukla Paksha EkAdaSi) is a very special EkAdaSi linked to Moksham. Any one, who follows the Lord through the Parama Padha Vaasal is sure to attain Moksham. The detailed explanations on the VaikuNTha EkAdaSi celebrations at the SrIrangam divya kshetram has been covered in the eBook # 48 at: http://www.ahobilavalli.org/ekadashi.pdf
On January 7th 2009 the most holy VaikuNTha ekAdasi celebrations were held at different divya desams like SrIrangam, Tirumala, ThiruviNNagaram et al.
In the following slides the blessed archakar of SrIvari temple SrI Ramakrishna Deekshitulu archakam who had the soubhAgyam to perform the morning kaimkaryams to the mUla virAT of SrI SrInivAsan at Tirumala has shared with us the rare photographs of the morning prasAdams offered to ThiruvenkaDamuDayAn on this most sacred day.
SrIvAri PAda Chandanam: This is the Chandanam (Sandal Paste) decorating the Lotus Feet of Lord SrInivAsa on VaikuNTha ekAdaSi.
SrIvAri Pada Tulasi: These are the Tulasi leaves used in the SahasranAmArchana on VaikuNTha EkAdaSi day.
SrIvAri Bilva Leaves: These Bilva Leaves are used in the SahasranAmArchana during the dhanurmasa Aradhanam (Thomala + SahasranAmArchana + Food Offering) on VaikuNTha EkAdaSi.
SrIvAri Theertham: This is the ArAdhana Theertham offered to Lord Srinivasa on the day of VaikuNTha EkadaSi.
SrIvAri Parrot: This Parrot made with leaves and flowers is adorned only during dhanurmasam for 30 days on MulavirAT. This is collected during the previous day Thomala nirmaalyams.
SrIvAri EkAdaSi Dosa: This is the pic of EkAdaSi Dosa offered at the 1st Bell on VaikuNThs EkAdaSi inside Thirumala sanctum. This is a Special Dosa offering on every EkAdaSi day in the Tirumala temple to Lord VenkaTeswara instead of the usual Maatrannam or Curd Rice. So this Dosa is offered on this sacred day of VaikuNTha EkAdaSi.
SrIvAri Laddu and Vada Prasadam: This Laddu and Vada are offered during the 1st Bell or PrAtahkAla ArAdhanam inside Tirumala Sanctum on the day of VaikuNTha EkAdaSi.
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