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Re: A Question??

From: Balaji Krishnan (
Date: Sun Dec 03 2000 - 22:56:13 PST

Dear Sri Kasthuri,

There is no such restriction as far as my humble knowledge goes.

In Parthasarathy perumal Brahma Utsavam (Thiruvallikkeni, Chennai), 
TiruppAvai recital always happen during the evening purappaadu, which
typically happens at about 8:30 pm. I could also recollect at least one
other temple where TiruppAvai is recited in the evenings (well after

The only time restriction which adiyen is aware of is during the
time of anadHyayanam where nAlAyira prabandam recital cannot be done 
(barring the dawn time in the month of mArgazhi).


Kasthuri Srinivasan K wrote:
>                          Srimate Ramanujaya Namah:
> Adiyen Kasthuri Srinivasan is one of the member of the bhakti group would
> like to know whether Tiruppavai can be recited after dark. I heard from
> someone saying this shouldn't and it will be of help if
> any of the bhakthakotis help me in clarification.
> Dasan
> Kasthuri Srinivasan.

           - SrImate rAmAnujAya namaH -
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