Koil Alwar Tirumanjanam can be performed on December 27, 2022
TIRUMALA: In view of the Koil Alwar Tirumanjanam (purification ceremony of sanctum sanctorum), the Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanams (TTD) has banned the VIP break darshan on December 27 and the devasthanam wouldn’t settle for the advice letters on December 26, 2022.
The TTD would conduct Koil Alwar Tirumanjanam of the temple on December 27, 2022 from 6 am to 12 midday. Accordingly, the TTD wouldn’t settle for the advice letters for darshan on December 26, 2022.
Koil Tirumanjanam is purification ceremony of sanctum sanctorum and temple premises by devotees. Through the ceremony all of the deities and different articles are faraway from sanctum sanctorum and cleansed whereas the “Mula Virat” is roofed with a water- proof overlaying.
Your entire Garbha Griham, together with flooring, ceilings and partitions, sub-shrines contained in the sanctum, puja articles are cleaned with water and Tirumanjanam which is a composition of camphor, sandal paste, saffron, turmeric Kicchili Gadda (a root vegetable) and many others. is smeared, which acts as a disinfectant.
The overlaying of the primary deity is then eliminated and the deities, deepam and different articles are changed inside. Particular pujas and Naivedyams are then supplied to the presiding deity.
This ceremony is carried out strictly as per the agamas and is performed 4 occasions 12 months viz. earlier than Ugadi, Anivara Asthanam, Vaikunta Eakadasi and Annual Brahmotsavams.