Tepportsavam 2013

Tepportsavam on 14-11-2013

Every year on Kartika Suddha Dwadasi Lord is taken to Indra Pushkarini & Lord is launched on "Hamsa Nava" is turned around for twelve times, namely Parikramas. During this time Visesha Archana is performed to the deity & devotees will place deepams on the Pushkarini water. This is to show way to heaven.

Hundreds of devotees witnessed colourful float festival - Teppotsavam at Indrapushkarani of the famous Sun God temple.

Arasavilli and surrounding areas were soaked in divine bliss with the celestial cruise of processional deities - Sri Suryanarayana Swami, Usha and Chaya in the flower decked Hamsavahanam.

The deities were brought in a procession from the main temple to Indrapushkarani , amidst recitation of Vedic hymns by the temple priests, including the chief priest Ippili Shankara Sarma. 

Devotional fervour: Devotees performing ‘harati' even as Lord Suryanarayana Swamy and His consorts enjoy the celestial cruise in Hamsa Vahanam in the Arasavalli temple tank in Srikakulam