Hyderabad: According to Vaikhanasam Agama Shastra… the foundation stone of Srivari temple construction work is being laid in Karimnagar. Last Monday Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam conducted the Bhukarshanam program under the direction of Venugopala Dikshitulu, Chief Priest…Gonivedanam program was conducted on Friday. State Minister Gangula Kamalakar was present as the chief guest and performed special pujas in this program which continued in Karimnagar under the guidance of the priests of Jubilee Hills TTD temple Satyanarayana Charyu. At the proposed site of Srivari sanctum sanctorum, a cow… a bullock… was brought and fed with the sprouts of new grains scattered as part of the earth’s gravity… the sanctum sanctorum site was purified.
Satyanarayana Charyulu, the priest of Hyderabad Jubilee Hills TTD Temple, said that to bless and protect his devotees in Kali Yuga…Shrivaru appeared on seven hills. TTD felt that it is not possible for the devotees of Srivari to go to Tirumala every time to visit the Lord. For this, it has been decided to build one Srivari temple in each state. Although there is already a temple of TTD Venkateswara Swamy in Jubilee Hills in Hyderabad… Siyam KCR… with the initiative of Minister Gangula Kamalakar… for the first time in the history of TTD… the 2nd temple will be constructed in Karimnagar after Hyderabad in Telangana.
Today at the site where the Karimnagar Srivari temple is being built… Gonivedanam program was organized according to Vaikhanasa Agama Shastra. Yadagiri Sunil Rao, mayor of Karimnagar city, corporators Bonala Srikanth, Thota Ramulu, Sunki Shala Sampath Rao, Gampa Ramesh, Ontela Satyanarayana Reddy, Vangala Pawan, Neti Ravi Verma, Midi Doddi Naveen, Uppu Srinivas and others participated in this program.