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Highlights of the 509th Vardhanthi of Sri Tallapaka Annamacharya
commemorated at Mandir, 1732 Reynold's Ave., Irvine, CA-92614 on 17 March 2012 (Saturday) from 3pm to 8pm.
the devotional services commemorating the
509th Vardhanthi of Sri Tallapaka Annamacharya in
irvine, CA More than Two Hundred devotees attended the
Sankirtana recital in progress
The Vardhanthi commemoration began @ 3pm with the
Uregimpu of Annmayya, Sri Venkateswara and Padmavathi Ammavaru while the
devotees sang the Annamayya Pancharatnamala. The Avahanam was marked with the
Astotharam, Pooja, Naivedyam, and Aarathi. Gurudeva Prarthana "Sreemathvadeeya"
was recited and the Sankeerthana recital followed a brief introductory
speech by the President of SVASA on Sri Tallapaka Annamacharya & his works.
About 25 vocalists participated in the Sankeerthana recital. "Dinamu
Dwadasi Nedu" was rendered by Sri Vasanth Tatta followed by Sankeerthanas
rendered by childres for the first hour. The core
Sankeerthanas of SVASA were rendered for the first hour led by Smt. Annapurna Duvvuri
and others. Other singers included Ragaswara School of music, Vaidehi
Gandikota, Sudha Kotha, Priya Tatta, Madhavi Chemuturi, Subhadra Rani and
others. Several younger vocalists accompanied.
This devotional program has been focused to encourage the participation of
school children along with the seasoned singers. More than forty Sankeerthanas were recited over
5 hours. Among the Sankeerthanas were Vinnapalu Vina Valey, Adivo Alladivo,
Paripoorna Garudadri, Viduva Viduva Ninka, Sarvantharathmudu, Narayana Ninnu,
Varusatho, Nithya Poojalivivo, Poojalandaru Jsesdey, and Laalanuchu Noocheru
etc. Introduction and an apt commentary to the
Sankeerthanas were provided by Satya Duvvuri, president of SVASA to benefit the
participants in understanding the meaning and context of the
Govindunaku was recited by the group as the Mangalam Sankeerthana.
This devotional program was well received by the
devotees. The program concluded with the Mangalasasanam to Sri
Venkateswara and Maha Naivedyam and AArathi. Prasadam was distributed to the devotees after the