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Azhwar-Acharya Vaibhavam Conference - Agenda

From: Mohan Sagar (
Date: Mon Oct 01 2001 - 22:10:24 PDT

Respected bhAgavathas,

The International Ramanuja Society and Vedics, Inc., in cooperation with
ISKCON of Denver are honored to present  Alwar-Acharya Vaibhavam ((the
Greatness of our Mystics and Teachers).  The conference will be taking
place Saturday October 27 and Sunday October 28 at Sri RadhaGovinda
Temple, 1400 Cherry Street in Denver, Colorado.

The event marks the first utsavam hosted by the two educational and
humanitarian institutions, and is intended to honor Bhagavad Sri
Ramanuja through the celebration of the thirunakshatrams (Holy
Appearance Days) of the mudalAzhwArs (the first three mystics), Poigai,
Pey, and Bhuthath, and three of our revered pUrvAchAryans (Teachers),
Swamy Vedanta Desikan, Pillai Lokacharya Swamy, and Swamy
Manavalamamunigal. A draft agenda is shown below.

I request those of you who are interested in attending to please confirm
by sending an e-mail to the address shown below.   Please provide your
name, names of family members who will be attending with you, and your
contact e-mail address and telephone number.

aDiyEn rAmAnuja dAsan
on behalf of
the International Ramanuja Society, Vedics
and Sri Radha Govinda Temple

For more information or to register, please send an e-mail to:

Azhwar-Acharya Vaibhavam Conference Agenda:

Saturday, October 28

8:00 - 11:00 AM - thiruvArAdhanai (salagrama pooja):

Chanting of:

Sri Venkateswara Suprabhatam
Pancha Suktam
mudalAzhwAr pasurams
UpadEsa rattinmAlai
thiruvAymozhi nooRRandhAdi
selected verses from Swamy Desika Prabhandam

11:00 - 11:30 - Lecture: Ramanuja the Savior

11:30 - 12:00 Noon - SaRRumurai

12:00 - 1:00 PM - Prasadam

1:00 - 1:30 PM - Lecture: Service to the Teachers, AchArya AbhimAnam as
described in Sri Vachana Bhushanam of Swamy Pillai Lokacharya

2:00 - 2:30 - Play: Sri Manavalamamunigal the Compassionate Sage

2:30 - 3:00 - Lecture: The greatness of the Holy Name: Sri Vishnu

3:00 - 3:30 - Chanting of Sri Vishnu Sahasranamam

3:30 - 4:00 - Chanting of selected Stothrams of Swamy Vedanta Desikan

Sunday, October 28:

8:00 - 9:30 thiruvAradhanai at the home of Madhuri and Mohan

4:00 PM - Palenquin Procession for Sri Sita-Rama, azhwArs and AchAryas

chanting of:

Pancha Suktam
Siriya Thirumadal

5:00 PM - thirumanjanam (abhishEkam) and alankAram for Sri Sita-Rama

6:00 PM - bhajans and cultural program

Children's play: The Pandit and the Gopi

7:00 - Vote of Thanks

           - SrImate rAmAnujAya namaH -
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