Thursday, November 30, 2006

Invitation: Pravachana Karyakrama by Pt. Malagi Jayatheerthachar - 10th Dec (Sunday)

Namaskara All,
We are happy to bring to your notice that Pt. Malagi Jayatheerthachar, who is considered an authority in Madhwa Siddhantha and a great orator, has accepted our invitation to spend some time and deliver upanyaasa’s at Hyderabad. I request one and all from the Sangha to take advantage of this unique opportunity and participate in large numbers.

The program has been scheduled on 10th DECEMBER 2006 (SUNDAY) for your convenience. Coincidently it also happens to be Uttararadhane of Shri Akshobhya Theertharu.

The summary of the event is as follows,

Morning Session – 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM at Uttaradi Mutt, “Malkajgiri” – Pravachana on Vishwa Matha Madhwa Matha – this talk will emphasize on why our siddhantha is the most superior of all.

Evening Session – 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM at Uttaradi Mutt, “Lingampally” – Pravachana on Bhagvatha Sandesha for the Youth – this talk will lie an emphasis on what the youth of today needs to take home from the Bhagvatha and apply its ideas in today’s fast paced life.

NOTE: Theertha Prasada for ITMS Members will be arranged based on confirmation of participation to attend the event at Uttaradi Mutt, Malkajgiri.

Sunday, November 05, 2006

Scheduled Yaatre to Navabrundavana

We plan to go on a weekend Yaatre to Hampi, Anegondi & Navabrundavana on the 11th & 12th of November (Saturday & Sunday). The tentative schedule for the trip has been worked out as below. We are fortunate to also have a vibrant team from the Jignaasa joining us for the grand yaatre from Bangalore.

10th Evening
Leave from Hyderabad by the Rayalseema Express at 5:30 PM to reach Hospet at 5:00 AM the next day.

11th November (Saturday)

5:30 AM - 2 Tempo TRAX vehicles have been arranged and will be waiting at Hospet Railway station for both HYD and BLR parties
6:00 AM - 7:30 AM - Freshen up at my relatives place.
10:00 AM - Leave for Navabrundavana
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Navabrundavan Darshana
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM - Theertha Prasada at Raghavendra Mutt at Anegondi
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM - Afternoon break at the Mutt
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Tour Hampi and surrounding places
6:00 PM - Arrive at Hospet SRS Mutt
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM - Pravachana on Madhwa Siddhantha & QA session
8:00 PM Onwards - SRS Mutt Swamiji is expected to perform his devara pooje there - we can have his darshana.
9:30 PM - Phalahara & Retire for the day.

12th November (Sunday)
8:00 AM - Arrive at Yantrodharaka
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM - Sarvaseva Pooje
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Theertha Prasada.
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Discussion on future programs of our Sanghas and joint events on the banks of Tungabadhra.
2:30 PM - Leave for Hospet.
3:15 PM - Hyderabad team leaves for the Railway station to catch the 3:45 train.

For Hyderabad Yaatri's only
6:30 PM - Arrive at Guntakal (the train has a 4 hour halt)
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - travel to Chippagiri + Have dharshana of Shri Vijayadaasaru
9:00 PM - 9:30 PM - Phalaahara at Chippagiri
10:00 PM - Arrive at Guntakal RS to move ahead with onward journey.

NOTE: Registration for this event is closed.


Kaarthika Hunnime Celebrated in a grand manner

Kaarthika Hunnime - which was celebrated today (5th November 2006, Sunday) at Sri Ramesh Dindigals house on behalf of IT Madhva Sangha was well received. We had with us Pt. Nagendrachar who graced to occasion and delivered a fantastic upanyaasa on "Karthika Maasadha Visheshagalu". Prior to the upanyaasa conducted Deepothsava and Deepa Dhana karyakrama on the grand occasion of Karthika Hunnime.

Find below a few snaps taken during this event.