Tirumala, 30 April 2015: The six-day long Kareeristhi-Varunajapa-Parjanya Shanthi yagam will take place in Tirumala from May 1 to 6 in Dharmagiri Veda Vignana Peetham.
TTD EO Dr D Sambasiva Rao will take part in the inaugural ceremony on Friday which begins with Mahasankalpam by 10am. About 32 ritwiks hailing from across the country are taking part in this religious ceremony and perform Yaga for six days to appease the Rain God to shower good rains for the prosperity of the entire nation.
This yagam will conclude on May 6 in Swamy Pushkarini in Tirumala where Avabhrideshthi is performed with Purnahuti by 12noon.
ISSUED BY PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TIRUPATI