Sri Kalahasti Temple Abhishekam

Sri Kalahasti Temple Abhishekam

Sri Kalahasti Temple Abhishekam Description

Abhishekam is a ritual which is part of daily prayers, Abhishekam (Bathing the Lingam) are performed to the Lord Sri Kalahastheeswara. Abhishekam is done with Panchakarpura (Camphor mixed with water, honey, milk , camphor and Panchamrutha) along with chanting of the mantras, which signifies the act cleansing and singing melodious hymns of praises to the Lord.

However, the main Lingam is not touched by human hands and all the prayers and Panchakarpura Abhisheka are offered to the Bronze Idol called as Utsavamurthi. Pilgrims who visit the temple can participate in the Abhishekam that are performed by the priest belonging to Bhardwaja Gotra of Apsthmaba Sutra who take up the approved Diksha, a religious initiation, in the temple. During Abhishekam, flowers, sandal paste and Sacred threads are offered to the Lord.

 

Rudrabhishekam

Another form of Abhishekam to the Lord Sri Kalahastheeswara, it is a prayer that involves bathing the Lord with the milk and Camphor, while chanting mantras for purification. Devotees can take part into this by paying Rs.600. After Rudrabhishekam, the devotees are presented with Theertham and Prasadam.

Rudrabhisehkam Dress Code

Men: Dhoti, Pancha

Ladies: Saree

 

S.No Day Timings Ticket Cost
1 Sunday 5:30 am, 6:30 am, 10 am, 5 pm Rs.600 / 2 persons
2 Monday 5:30 am, 6:30 am, 10 am Rs.600 / 2 persons
3 Tuesday 6 am, 7 am, 10 am, 5 pm Rs. 600 / 2 persons
4 Wednesday 6 am, 7 am, 10 am, 5 pm Rs.600 / 2 persons
5 Thursday 6 am, 7 am, 10 am, 5 pm Rs.600 / 2 persons
6 Friday 6 am, 7 am, 10 am, 4 pm Rs.600 /2 persons
7 Saturday 5:30 am, 6:30 am, 10 am, 5 pm Rs. 600 / 2 persons

 

Prasadam (Bahumanam)

1 Upper cloth, 1 jacket piece, 4 Laddus, 4 Vada, Panchamrutha Theertham Bottle, 1 Kg Pulihora

 

Mahanyasa Rudrabhishekam

Mahanyasa Rudrabhishekam, which is very effective than Rudrabhishekam.

It is held only on Monday’s, Abhishekam performed when planetary position is at Arudhra Nakshathram and it is Pradhoksha Kalam

S.No Day Timings Ticket Cost
1 Monday 3 pm to 5 pm Rs.1500

 

Palabhishekam

Palabhishekam is a prayer that involves bathing the Lord with milk and Camphor, while chanting mantras.

Dress Code:

Men: Dhoti, Pancha

Ladies: Saree

S.No Day Timings Ticket Cost
1 Sunday 5:30 am, 6:30 am, 10 am, 5 pm Rs.100 / 2 persons
2 Monday 5:30 am, 6:30 am, 10 am Rs.100 / 2 persons
3 Tuesday 6 am, 7 am, 10 am, 5 pm Rs. 100 / 2 persons
4 Wednesday 6 am, 7 am, 10 am, 5 pm Rs.100 / 2 persons
5 Thursday 6 am, 7 am, 10 am, 5 pm Rs.600 / 2 persons
6 Friday 6 am, 7 am, 10 am, 4 pm Rs.100 / 2 persons
7 Saturday 5:30 am, 6:30 am, 10 am, 5 pm Rs. 100 / 2 persons

 

Sri Kalahasti Temple Gallery

 

For any queries on Sri Kalahasthi Abhishekam, please leave your comment below.

Reference link: http://gotirupati.blogspot.com/2015/09/sri-kalahasti-rudrabhishekam-timings.html

49 comments

  1. Hi, please let us know when can we perform / attend the Palabhishekam to Lord Dakshinamurthy.

    • Dear Sir/ Madam ,
      yes sir you can attend for the abhishekam ,please call at 9393939150 for further queries,
      Thank you.

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