LOCALS ENJOY THE GLIMPSE OF CELESTIAL MARRIAGE
Tirupati, 29 March 2015: It has been a big day on Sunday with tens of thousands of devotees converging to witness the celestial wedding of Sri Sita and Sri Rama kalyanam that took place in the ancient temple of Sri Kodanda Rama Swamy on Sunday evening.
TTD has made elaborate arrangements for this religious fete. The entire temple premises has been finely decorated with beautiful flowers to match the occasion.
The kalyanam took place amidst the rhythmic chanting of vedic hymns by temple priests in chorus. The entire premises of the temple city reverberated to the divine chant of “Sri Rama Rama Ramethi Rame Rame Manorame: Sahasra Nama Tattulyam Sri Rama Nama Varanane”.
When the divine wedding was underway, the orchestra artistes played the famous note-“Kalyanamu Chutamu Rarandi-Sri Sita Ramula Kalyanamu Chutamu Rarandi”. The devotees were spell bound by the celestial charm of the divine couple and chanted Sri Sita Rama Chandra Murthiki Jai.
TTD EO Dr D Sambasiva Rao, JEO Sri Pola Bhaskar, Suptd Of Police Sri Gopinath Jatti, Temple DyEO Sri Bhupathi Reddy, SE Sri Ramesh Reddy, EE Sri Jagadeswara Reddy, VGO Sri Raveendra Reddy, Supdt Sri Krishna Varma, Temple Inspectors Sri Sesha Reddy, Sri Murali, Temple Archaka Sri Nandu Swamy, Archakas Sri Kiran Swamy, Tarun Swamy and large number of devotees took part.
ISSUED BY TTDs PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TIRUPATI