Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam Donates Seven-and-half feet Sri Venkatachalapathi Stone Idol To Panchavatee

Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam Donates Seven-and-half feet Sri Venkatachalapathi Stone Idol To Panchavatee

Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam Donates Seven-and-half feet

Sri Venkatachalapathi Stone Idol To Panchavatee

  • Confers the name ‘Madhya Tirupati’
  • Installation to be held on May 10, 2019

Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam Donates Seven-and-half feet Sri Venkatachalapathi Stone Idol To Panchavatee 

(L-R)

  • G. Selvam, Trustee, Panchamukha Panchamukha Sri Jayamaruthi Seva Trust
  • Kachapeswaran, Trustee, Panchamukha Panchamukha Sri Jayamaruthi Seva Trust
  • M Kothandaraman, President, Panchamukha Panchamukha Sri Jayamaruthi Seva Trust
  • Purohit Damal S. Ramakrishnan
  • Shri S. Narasimhan, Secretary, Panchamukha Panchamukha Sri Jayamaruthi Seva Trust
  • Dr Palaniyappan, Secretary, Panchamukha Panchamukha Sri Jayamaruthi Seva Trust
  • Purohit Shri. Pravachana Thilagam

Chennai, May 6, 2019 

Panchavatee, the divine destination known for the gigantic 36 ft ‘Vishwaroopa Jayamangala Anjaneya Swamy’ will now be known as the ‘Madhya Tirupati’, with Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) donating a Seven-and-half (7-1/2) feet tall Sri Venkateswara idol. The stone statue carved, sculpted and brought to Panchavatee from Tirumala by TTD, will be installed at the Panchavatee te mple premises on Friday, May 10, 2019, between 6:30 AM and 8:00 AM by Shri Vaikanasa Pradhista Thilagam Papakudi Sriman Venkatesa Bhattachariar.

Speaking at a press conference Mr M Kothandaraman, Presid en t, Pa ncha mukha Panchamukha Sri Jayamaruthi Seva Trust, said “Panchavatee Kshetram is located at the Papanchavadi Village, on the Puducherry-Thindivanam High way, 11km from Puducherry and 29 km from Tindivanam and is famous for its gigantic 36 ft ‘Viswaroopa Jayamangala Panchamukha Anjaaneyaswamy id ol, the tallest in Asia, alongside separate sanctum sanctorum for Valamburi Ganapathy and Pattabisheka Ramachandra. Now, with Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam donating / presenting a 7-1/2 ft Venkatachalapathi idol to the Panchavatee temple premises, this place will be known as ‘Madhya Tirupati’. The installation of the statue will be done on Fr iday, May 10, 2019, between 6:30 AM and 8:00 Am, followed by a Maha Samprokshanam on June 23, 2019, in the presence of Shri. S. Ramani Anna”. 

The other dignitaries present at the press conference included Trust Secretaries -Shri S. Narasimhan, Dr Palaniy appan, Trustee Mr Selvam, and Purohit ‘Pravachana Thilagam’ Shri. Damal S. Ramakrishnan.