Sri Ramanavami celebrations have been drawn up in a few venues in the area.
At Sri Anjaneya Temple at R. H. Road, Mylapore, festivities started today morning and will go on till April 15. A thirumanjanam will be held in the morning everyday. In the evening, the deity will adorn a special alankaram including Viswamitra yagna paripalanam today (April 7), Ahalya Sapa Vimochanam on April 8, Dhanur bhangam on April 9, Seetha kalyanam on April 10, Gangavadharanam on April 11, Shoorpanaka bhangam on April 12, Mareecha vadam on April 13 and pushpaka vimanam and pattabhishekam on April 14. On April 15, the deity will be taken in procession on Hanumantha vahanam at 7 p.m.
A harikatha on Ramayana will be conducted by Dushyanth Sridhar at Sanskrit College, Mylapore on April 11 at 6 p.m. A music concert by R. Rajalakshmi and group will precede the harikatha. At 84, R. H. Road, Mylapore.
Amarajeevi Potti Sreeramulu Memorial Society will be conducting a music, literary and dance programme on April 9. At 215, R. H. Road, Luz, 6 p.m.
A talk on ‘Sri Ramanavami’ will be given by Swami Buddhidananda in Tamil on April 15 at Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore. At 5.30 p.m. Ph: 24621110.