Here is how two groups in the Mylapore area will be celebrating Krishna Jayanthi:
Sri Nandalala Religious Trust is celebrating the Sri Krishna Jayanthi Mahotsavam from Sep 5 – 8 at its premises at Ranga Road, Mylapore. The event starts off with the cow pooja on Sep 5 followed by amirtham (curd) kadaidhal and 81 kalasam special thirumanjanam.
A thematic exhibition ‘Bharathi Kanda Kannan’ will be inaugurated on the same day. The chief guests are M. Mohamed Yousuf, managing director, Mr. Service Communications Pvt. Ltd, Malaysia. On Sep 6, a vishnu sahasranama parayanam will be held in the evening followed by a performance by Dr. Sudha Raja’s Sargam Choir and a special aarthi with panjachanya sevai.
Other events include a dandiya dance on Sep 7 at 6 p.m. followed by a Raj bhog samarpanam at 7.30 pm. On Sep 8, the event will end with the Vidaiyaatri urchavam at 7 a.m. and a thirumanjanam at 7.30 a.m. For details call 9566074122, 9047022314.
The Sri Siddhi Buddhi Sametha Sri Karpaga Vinayakar Temple at R. A. Puram will be celebrating Krishna Jayanthi on Sep 5 with a special thirumanjan for Sri Guruvayurappan in the morning at 7.30 a.m. and a vennaikappu alankaram for the diety in the evening. A keyboard concert by Siddharth Vijay will follow.