Basara Aksharabhyasam

Basara Temple Aksharabhyasam Timings, Cost and Pooja Dates

Dress Code: Any decent outfit.

Pooja Duration: 30 to 45 mins

Aksharabhyasam Age: 2 years 6 months and above.

Basara Aksharabhyasam procedure

  • The priest will be running thru the Pooja process.
  • Slate to be placed on the floor
  • Pour rice on the slate
  • Place the slate pencil on the four sides of the slate.
  • The priest keeps chanting the Mantras during the Pooja process.
  • Now the devotees will pour Kumkum followed by Turmeric.
  • In the end, the priest will place the child on the lap and hold the child’s hand to write the letters.
  • Now, the devotees can have Darshan.
  • Special Akshara Sreekaram devotees will have quick darshan as Mantap is located right opp to the main deity.

Basara Aksharabhyasam Timings

  • Morning Hours: 7:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • Afternoon Hours: 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Pooja timings might change on special days due to heavy crowd.

Best Days for Basara Aksharabhyasam

  • Vasantha Panchami Day (Saraswathi Devi Birth star)
  • Moola Nakshatra day during Navaratri festival.
  • Akshaya Tritiya.
  • Ekadasi days
  • Panchami days
  • Vyasa Purnima (Guru Purnima)
  • Karthika Purnima
  • Bhishma Ekadasi
  • Garuda Panchami
  • Rushi Panchami
  • Panchami Theertham (Nov month)
  • Vaikunta Ekadasi
  • Star and Time calculation based on the Janma Nakshatra

The crowd will be high on Vasantha Panchami Day so Aksharabhyasam (Akshara Sreekaram) might take 2 to 3 hours.

Basara Aksharabhyasam Ticket cost

  • Akshara Sreekaram: Rs.100
  • Special Akshara Sreekaram: Rs.1000

Two persons are allowed per ticket. Additional persons to pay Rs.100 each for the entry.

Please call @ 85000 85151 for more details.

Basara Aksharabhyasam Pooja Benefits

  • It is believed that the child will have Bright future
  • The child will be blessed with good knowledge.
  • No age restriction on the Aksharabhyasam
  • Even school going children can perform Aksharabhyasam.

Aksharabhyasam Pooja Mandapam

  • Special Akshara Sreekaram will be performed at the Mantap which is opp to the main deity
  • Akshara Sreekaram is at the Mantap on the corner.
  • Special Akshara Sreekaram Ticket cost includes Pooja articles cost as well.
  • For Normal Akshara Sreekaram, Pooja articles have to purchase on their own.
  • Pooja is performed to the group of devotees.

Required Pooja articles for the Aksharabhyasam

  • Slate
  • Slate pencils
  • Notebook and Pen for the elders
  • Rice – 100 gm
  • Kumkum
  • Turmeric
  • Two Garlands

Pooja articles can be purchased at the temple premises.

Best Days for Aksharabhyasam in 2020 and 2021

Month Day Timings
Mar 2020 4Mar 9:59 am
5Mar 9:55 am
12Mar 9:25 am
Month Day Timings
Apr 2020 3Apr* 8:01 am
5Apr 7:53 am, 9:22 am
9Apr 7:37 am
16Apr 8:38 am
18Apr 8:31 am
May 6May 7:20 am
Sep 19Sep 10:38 am
Oct 22Sep 11:39 am
29Oct 11:11 am
Nov 16Nov 10:00 am
18Nov 9:56 am
Dec 24Dec 11:22 am
Jan 2021 3Jan 10:32 am

Auspicious dates in 2021 and 2022 for Aksharabhyasam at Basara

MonthDateMuhurtham Timings
May 202122May5.35 AM
28May2.24 AM
Jun 202112Jun1.25 AM
17Jun1.05 AM
27Jun3.13 AM
Jul 202114Jul9.45 AM
25Jul10.36 AM
Aug 202112Aug4.19 PM
Oct 202115Oct1.56 AM
27Oct3.13 AM
31Oct11.04 AM
31Oct2.58 AM
Nov 202114Nov2.03 AM
17Nov9.57 AM
22Nov9.38 AM
Dec 20215Dec1.23 AM
8Dec1.12 AM
Jan 202227Jan9.10 AM
Feb 20223Feb8.42 AM
7Feb9.09 AM
7Feb11.40 AM
11Feb8.10 AM
12Feb8.49 AM
12Feb11.20 AM
14Feb11.12 AM
18Feb8.25 AM
Ma 2022

Please check with your astrologer before planning for Aksharabhyasam (Akshara Sreekaram) at Basara.

Basara Train Timings

Train Name Train No Basar (BSX) Arrival time
NSL NS Exp 17214 11:00 pm
Devagiri Exp 17057 2:30 pm
Ajanta Exp 17063 8:50 am
NRKR KCG Exp 17642 8:15 pm
Krishna Exp 17406 5:45 am
NED HYB Passenger 57564 7:45 am
NED TPTY Exp 07607 12:10 am
Nagawali SF Exp 20810 11:30 pm
NED VSKP SF Exp 20812 9:30 pm
AK KCG Exp 17640 8:15 pm
NSL NS Exp 17232 11:05 pm
NSL MAS Weekly Exp 16004 1:25 am
TIRUPATI Exp 17418 9:57 am
JP HYB Exp 17019 8:10 am