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Wedding procedures

From: Sadagopan (
Date: Wed Jan 10 2001 - 19:38:05 PST

Dear BhakthAs :

Andal"s vaibhavam is celebrated everywhere 
including Australia ( Sydney and Melbourne).
BhakthAs there are planning Andal KalyANam 
like in India on  a grand scale . 

It is thrilling to hear about this devout
bhakthi for Soodikkoduttha NaacchiyAr 
on all parts of the globe.

Here are the details of the plans 
for celebration of Andal"s wedding
to Sri RanganAthA this weekend at 
Sydney , Australia sent to me by 
Sri Manohar Rathnam of Sydney .

Andal ThiruvadigaLE SaraNam ,
RaamAnuja Daasan V.SatakOpan 
>Dear Sriman Sadagopan
>I am giving you a summary of the main wedding
>procedures planned .
>Expected participants: 35 - 40 people
>The wedding will be conducted by Sri Rama Ramanuja
>Acharyan assisted by Thiruvenkata Ramanuja dasan.
>Time : 5pm to 7 pm (sunday 14/1/2001)
>Venue: Sri Ramanuja Matam
>       19 Shelly Crescent, 
>       Blacktown, Sydney (tel:96798860)
>The wedding procedure will consist of:
>a) Visvaksena puja
>b) Vasudeva punyaha vacanam
>c) Thiru mangalya dharanam
>d) Purusa sukta homam
>e) Sri Sukta homam
>f) Bhu Sukta homam
>g) The procedures mentioned by Andal in Her 'Vaaranam
>Aayiram', e.g thee valam varuthal , ammi midithitthal, pori muham
>h) recitation of varanam Aayiram - rolling of coconuts

           - SrImate rAmAnujAya namaH -
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