The Mandalabhishekam begaon on April 23rd and concluded with a Maha Ganapathi homam and grand abhishekam on June 9th.
There was a special Dhivya nama Bhajan and Jayadeva Ashtapati Bhajan on June 9th, followed by Radha Kalyanam on June 10th conducted by Sri.Sattanatha Bhagavathar
With the support and presence of devotees the Kumbabhishekam was done on 22nd April 2018.
The event began on 18 April with Kooshmanda homam,Naandi and Anugnyai.
On 19th April Ganapathi homam and Navagraha homam were performed followed by Vaastu shanti,Praticharam in the evening.
On 20th April Prasannabhishekam was performed to Jata vinayagar and Gata sthapanam was done. In the evening the first Kaalam of Yaagasalai poojai was done along with Ashtabandhana pooja
On 21st April morning second Kaalam Yaagasalai poojai was done along with Kanya poojai. In the evening third kaalam poojai along with Suvasini and Dhampati pooja. There was a Dhivya nama bhajan led by Guru Trayam Bhajan group from Chennai.
On 22nd April Sunday, morning fourth kaalam Yagashala pooja was done. It was followed by the Ghata Yatra Dhanam and the Maha Kumbhabishekam was conducted succesfully. Lot of devotees participated from different parts of World.
There was a Maha Abhishekam to Shrimath Jata Vinayagar that day evening followed by the procession of Urchavar.
The Poojas start from 18th April. Please refer Invitation from the link above
Vimanam base construction is over, Keetru kottagai(covering of Vimanam with thatched roof) is coming up to enable Sudhai(Sculpture) works at vimanam.
The first layer of bricks for the Vimanam on top of moolavar in Garba gruham is coming up now
On top of the Moolasthanam, the base for the Vimanam for the moolavar is being readied
The Front mantapam foundation work has started and reinforcements are coming up for the front mantapam
Roofing Work has started for the Ardha mantapam and maha mantapam
The Ardha mantapam and maha mantapams are coming up
There was a brief pause in the work due to non availability of river sand for construction throughout tamilnadu. We got a load of Sand and this resumes the construction process
Sandfilling complete in the Elevated Garbagriham, Ardha mandapam areas. The Murthy is planned to be shifted back to Moolasthanam on 30th April.
Elevated Pedestal being built for the Garbagriham, Ardha Mandapam
Foundation work was completed succesfully as per plan and Boundary wall is being raised.
The Idol of Sri. Jata Vinayagar has been shifted with support of a crane from his abode to a temporary shelter to enable reconstruction of temple
New Borewell being dug up at Temple site
As a precursor to the event Mahaganapathy homam was performed on 8 November 2016 Balalayam of all the Murthis performed. This is a significant milestone signalling the start of construction. Go Pooja, Veda Parayanam organised as part of the event.
Agreement made by the Trustees and the JataVinayagar Kumbhabishekam Committee with the builder for the construction, in the presence of Stapathi and Agraharam residents
Trustees and Agraharam residents form the Kumbhabishekam Committee consisting of members from Trustee, Volunteered residents. This committee shall execute the Temple reconstruction and Kumbhabishekam. Please visit Temple services link for the committee members details.
Well known Sthapathi and Temple construction contractor visited temple in the month of May and provided few suggestion and recommendations including approximate budget and schedule. Temple Renovation contractor given high level plan and discussed with few key donors / trustees / volunteers and devotees of our beloved Lord Jatavinayagar.
Blue Print for Temple plan & Deities Installation with schedule and cost will be provided before the end of June 2016.
After Sthapathi visit to temple, devotees of temple and few key committee members agreed to proceed futher and form Thiruppani Kuzhu Committee soon. Next meeting date will be finalized and Thiruppani Kuzhu will be formed. Bank Account opening procedure and required fund raising options will be discussed. Temple for renovation has to be given to contractor after a week of Vinayaga Chathruthi - 2016.
Devotees interested in sponsoring any portion of the expenses, please visit the Donations page.