Sunday, February 19, 2017
Sri Peetham Mathadhipathi Sadguru Paripoornananda Saraswati Swamy said that the Bhoomi puja for Vakulamata, mother of Lord Venkateswara Swamy will be held on March 5.
Swamy Paripooarnanda said that the programme will be held in the name of ‘Matru Vandanam’. Speaking to press at a hotel here on Sunday, he said that he was fighting for construction of the temple for the last five years. He reminded that he made a pledge of not visiting Venkateswara Swamy in 2012 till construction of Vakulamata temple is commenced.
Swamy said that with the cooperation of local MLA Chevireddy Bhaskar Reddy and TTD Chairman Chadalavada Krishna Murty, the first step has taken place. He said that after completion of Bhoomi puja, he along with over 5,000 devotees will visit Lord Venkateswara Swamy by trekking. He appealed the devotees to participate in the auspicious ceremony.