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Drought-hit AP to perform yagams to please rain gods

Feeling the heat of the severe drought in several districts in Andhra Pradesh, the state government on Tuesday asked all temples to perform Yagams to propitiate Lord Varuna, the rain god. Times of India, 2 weeks ago

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Deccan Chronicle

Telangana turns to gods for rains

Hyderabad: The Telangana government is planning to hold Varuna Yagams and special pujas at all major Shiva temples to appease the rain god since monsoon has been playing truant leading to severe drought conditions in the state. Late chief minister ...
 Deccan Chronicle3 weeks ago
India Today

Perform yagnas for better rains: Andhra govt order to Tirupati

The performance of Vedic rituals in temples is an important part of temple culture. Since times, immemorial Indians have been performing Yagnas and Yagas every year to propitiate deities like Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu, Varuna, Agni, Indra etc. ...
 India Today2 weeks ago

Drought-hit Andhra govt orders Yagnas!

With about 40 per cent deficit rainfall during the monsoon season in parts of the state and shrinkage in sowing area, the Andhra Pradesh government has directed the Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam to "perform Yagnas" in temples to propitiate the rain God. Citing ancient "Sastras", the government said these Yagnas were performed for the general welfare of society, to increase fertility of soil, to invite rains, welcome peace and health for society. "Keeping this in view, the EO (executive officer), ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Andhra Pradesh government orders 'Yagnas' in temples to propitiate rain gods  Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago AP government orders 'Yagnas' in temples to propitiate rain gods  Jagran Post2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Telangana CM wants to wait till August 15 for rains

Hyderabad : Officials said Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao had asked them to wait till August 15 before performing pujas for rains and then go ahead with yagams if there is no improvement in rainfall situation by then. Telangana Archaka ...
 Deccan Chronicle3 weeks ago

The race is on

Vijayakant will begin his campaign later this month After M.K. Stalin and Anbumani Ramadoss, DMDK leader Vijayakant will embark on a tourofthe State soon. Barely a year to go for the Assembly elections, the Chief Ministerial candidates from the ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Memorial meet for Kathakali maestro

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Contributions of Kathakali maestro Kottakkal Sivaraman, who delineated female persona in the performing art with rare finesse, will be remembered at a two-day memorial programme to be begin at Vazhenkada ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Volunteers flocking to Rajahmundry

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Works in progress at the VIP Ghat and Sarswati temple in Rajahmundry.PHOTO: S. RAMBABU About 7,000 Satya Sai volunteers from different parts the country are on the way to Rajahmundry to extend their ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Devotees throng Alangudi for Guru Peyarchi puja

Devotees queuing up at Sri Aabathsagayeswarar temple at Alangudi in Tiruvarur district on Friday. Large number of devotees offered worship at Sri Uthamarkoil Devotees offered worship to Lord Dakshinamurthy at the abode of Sri Aabathsagayeswarar ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Annabhishekam at Palani temple

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Annabhishekam and Sangu abhishekam were performed to Sri Dhandayuthapaniswamy in the hill temple and Shodosa abishekam was performed to Arunagirinadhar at Tiruavinankudi Temple here as part of Varushabishekam ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
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