Shivarathri celebrations at Suttur Srikshetra
Suttur, February 13, 2018: Special pujas will be held on the occasion of Mahashivarathri festival on February 13, Tuesday, at the Suttur Srikshetra, in the divine presence of Paramapujya Jagadguru Sri Shivarathri Deshikendra Mahaswamiji.
Special pujas will be offered to the Adijagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara Shivayogi Shrine, Sri Mahadeshwara, Sri Someshwara, Sri Veerabhadreshwara and Sri Narayanaswamy temples.
Special pujas are also being held from 6.00 pm to 6.00 am. While Shivadeeksha will begin at 7.00 pm, the Bellirathotsava (silver chariot) is at 9.30 pm.
Devotional cultural programmes will be held by the JSS Educational Institution students from 5.00 pm to 10.00 pm. A Shivakatha Keerthana programme by Vidwan Sri S.R. Lakshminarasimhan will begin at 10.00 pm, and devotional songs by Ganamanjari of Mysuru at 12.30 midnight. Sri Kumaraswamy and team of Mysuru will present a Kamsale programme at 3.00 am, and the Sri Basaveshwara Bhajan Team from Horalawadi will present a Bhajan programme at 4.30 am.
Special Amavasya puja will be held on February 15, Thursday.
Devotees and public are requested to participate in large numbers and get the divine blessings.