News and Updates
This update takes us from Chirala (March 16, 2013) to the conclusion of the Vijaya Yatra in Sringeri on April 5, 2013.
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This update covers the events from Kaikaluru (Feb 2, 2013) to Guntur (Mar 2, 2013). The next update will take us to the completion of the Vijaya Yatra and the Jagadguru’s arrival in Sringeri.
The Sharada Sharan Navaratri Celebrations of the Jaya Samvatsara began with the performance of Mahabhisheka to Goddess Sharadamba on Mahalaya Amavasya (24th September 2014). Jagadguru Shankaracharya Sri Sri Bharati Tirtha Mahaswamiji arrived at the temple of Goddess Sharadamba just before noon. Mahamangalarati was performed to Goddess Sharadamba who sported the Jagat Prasutika Alankara.
The 25th Aradhana of Jagadguru Sri Abhinava Vidyatirtha Mahaswamiji, the 35th Jagadguru Shankaracharya of Dakshinamnaya Sri Sharada Peetham at Sringeri, was observed with devotion at Sringeri for 3 days from 14th September to 16th September 2014.
Conducted under the august chairmanship of Jagadguru Shankaracharya Sri Sri Bharati Tirtha Mahaswamiji in Sri Sacchidananda Vilas, Narasimha Vanam, the Mahaganapati Vakyartha Vidwat Sabha proceedings consisted of deliberations in four Shastras namely Vedanta, Mimamsa, Nyaya and Vyakarana. About 50 renowned Shastric scholars across the country participated in the Sabha and deliberated in Sanskrit for 13 days from Vinayaka Chaturthi day (Aug 29th).
On 24-08-2014 Sunday morning the Administrator and CEO Dr. V.R. Gowrishankar came to the Gurunivas with his family and performed Padapuja in the divine presence of the Jagadguru Mahaswamiji and obtained the blessings of the Jagadguru for the successful conduct of the weeklong celebrations of his Shashtyabda Poorti.
Jagadguru Shankaracharya Sri Sri Bharati Tirtha Mahaswamiji completed His 40th Chaturmasya on 9th September 2014 at Sringeri.
During the Chaturmasya period, the Jagadguru performed a number of Pujas and observed a number of Vratas. These included the elaborate Shravana Somavara Pujas on 5 Mondays of the Shravana month, the Varamahalakshmi Vrata and the Krishna Janmashtami Puja. The Swarna Gowri Vrata was observed in the Math premises at Pravachana Mandiram on 28th August. Many Suvasinis came to the Math from in and around Sringeri and offered worship.
Over the next few days we will be completing our last event updates for the Vijaya Yatra website. These final updates comprise of the description of events that took place and related images. Over time, we will continue to add selected Anugraha Bhashanams.
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On Vijayadashami (October 3rd), the Jagadguru performed the Parayana of the Pattabhisheka Sarga of Srimad Valmiki Ramayanam. The Jagadguru then inaugurated “Jagadguru Stotra Ratna Mala (http://stotra.sringeri.net)” a web-portal.
Jagadguru Shankaracharya Sri Sri Bharati Tirtha Mahaswamiji observed Varamahalakshmi vrata and worshipped Goddess Varamahalakshmi with a detailed puja in the evening of 8th August 2014.