Aruppukkottai: May 19-20, 2017

Jagadgurus in Aruppokkottai

The Jagadgurus arrived at Aruppukkottai in the evening of May 19, 2017. Dhuli Pada Puja was performed by Sri Dinakaran. In the Tamil Swagata Patrika, Sri Dinakaran talked of the motherly affection and guidance that the Sringeri Jagadgurus shower on devotees. He also remembered the earlier visits of the Sringeri Jagadgurus to Aruppukkottai and offered his Pranams.


Sri Sannidhanam in His Anugraha Bhashanam explained that though all cannot study the Vedantic texts written by Sri Adi Shankaracharya, everyone will be much benefitted by listening to Sri Mahasannidhanam’s Anugraha Bhashanams being given at various places during the Vijaya Yatra. Sri Sannidhanam remembered an incident where a devotee had come to Sri Mahasannidhanam with doubts, waited and listens for the Anugraha Bhashanam and returned overjoyed and feeling blessed because all his doubts had gotten clarified in Sri Mahasannidhanam’s Anugraha Bhashanam itself.

Sri Mahasannidhanam in His Anugraha Bhashanam In simple terms, the Shastras term Dharma and Adharma as helping others and causing harm to others –

परोपकारः पुण्याय पापाय परपीडनम् ।
एतत्विद्यात्समासेन लक्षणं पुण्यपापयोः ॥

Later in the evening, Sri Mahasannidhanam performed the Sharada Chandramoulishwara Puja



On May 20, Sri Sannidhanam had Darshan at the Sharadambal temple, the Vishalakshi Samata Vishwanathar temple and the Meenakshi Chokkanatha Swamy temple. Sri Sannidhanam also graced the Ramalinga Mills and blessed the devotees.