Monday, October 15, 2012

Durga Navratri 2012 in KanakaDurga Temple,Vijayawada

Durga Navaratri at KanakaDurga temple of Vijayawada is a grand festival for the temple.Dasara Sharan Navaratri Utsavalu 2012 starts on October 16th and ends on October 24th with Dasara (Vijaya Dashami).

With Kalasha Sthapana Pooja,Celebrations will start at the temple.On Padyami, the first day of Navatri,Goddess Durga is decorated in Sri BalaTripura Sundari Devi Alamkaram.

On concluding day,Vijaya Dashami,Durga is worshiped in Sri Rajarajeshwari Devi Alankaram.

Here is the list of Alnkarams of Goddess Kanaka Durga during Dasara Sharan Navarathri 2012:

Day 1:- Ashwayuja Padyami --Sri Bala Tripura Sundari Devi
             16 October 2012 (Navaratri Pratipada ),Tuesday

Day 2:-Ashwayuja Vidiya --Sri Gaythri Devi
           17 October 2012 (Navaratri Dwitiya),Wednesday

Day 3:-Ashwayuja Thadiya --Sri Annapurna Devi
           18 October 2012 (Navartri Tritiya),Thursday

Day 4:-Ashwayuja Chavithi --Sri MahaLakshmi Devi
           19 October 2012 (Navaratri Chaturthi),Friday

Day 5:-Ashwayuja Panchami & Sashti -Lalitha Panchami & Sashti --Sri Saraswati devi Alankaram 
            (Moola  Nakshatra Durga Puja)
           20 October 2012,Saturday

Day 6:-Ashwayuja Saptami- Maha Saptami --Sri Lalitha Tripura Sundari Devi
           21October 2012,Sunday

Day 7:-Ashwayuja Ashtami - Durga Ashtami-- Sri Durga Devi
           22 October 2012,Monday

Day 8:-Ashwayuja Navami- Maha Navami -- Sri Mahishasura Mardhini Devi
           23 October 2012,Tuesday

Day 9:-Ashwayuja Dashami - Vijaya Dashami -- Dasara --Sri Rajarajeshwari Devi
           24 October 2012,Wednesday

On Vijaya Dashami,the Navaratri celebrations will be concluded with Teppotsavam when KankaDurga is taken out for  a procession in the river Krishna.Teppotsavam 2012 date is 24th October and the time of starting of  Theppotsavam is 5 pm.
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1 comment:

  1. Nice temple. You can drive up the hill or walk to reach the temple in about an hour. Vijaywada is also a thriving spot and attracts plenty of tourists. It is also said that the place owes its name to the fact that Goddess Durga chose to rest here after slaying a demon. Check out more about Kanaka Durga Temple,one of the famous shrines in Vijayawada!


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