LORD MALAYAPPASWAMY RIDES ATOP CHINNA SESHA VAHANAM
Tirumala, 17 September 2015: On the sunny morning of the on-going annual Brahmotsavams of Lord Venkateswara the processional deity of Lord Malayappa Swamy was taken out in a grand procession on ‘Chinna Sesha Vahanam’ around the holy mada’ streets encircling the holy shrine.
Thousands of devotees witnessed the divine procession which lasted for over two hours as he one km procession of the Chinna Sesha Vahanam was preceded by devotional bhajan roupes and the Vedic pundits reciting holy hymns.
According to Hindu puranas the Kundalini Shakti is said to be most powerful level of energy and called Kaivalya Gnana. This is the potent energy available to mankind by the grace of Lord of Lords Sri Venkateswara and is represented by mighty snake. To make the human being about the important of that Serpentine Kundalini energy which enables human being to reach the 8.4 millionth manifestations, the last in the cosmic life cycle lord takes ride on Chinna Sesha Vahanam which is also believed to be the divine serpentine Vasuki.
The TTD has made elaborate seating arrangements (capacity of 75,000)on all the galleries of the sacred Mada Streets besides provision of public utilities like toilets, drinking water and also huge plasma Screens to give better views to all the audience.
Chairman Dr Ch Krishnamurthy, Executive Officer Dr D Sambasiva Rao, Joint Executive Officer Sri K.S.Sreenivasa Raju, CV&SO Sri Nagendra Kumar, Board Members Smt Suchithra Ella, Sri Hariprasad, Sri Raghavendra Rao, ACVSO Sri Sivakumar Reddy, DyEO Temple Sri Chinnamgari Ramana, Peishkar Sri R.Selvam, Parpathyedar Sri Doraswamy Naik and others were present.
ISSUED BY THE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TTDs, TIRUPATI