Srirangam temple consecration on 23 November
Trichi: The consecration of the Ranganathaswamy temple here at Srirangam will be held on 23 November. Holy water will be sprinkled on the dome of the temple and idols of the presiding deity and his consort. Temple officials said kalasa pooja will be performed on 20 November.
This is the second phase of samprokshanam wherein the shrines of the presiding deities of Sri Ranganathaswamy, Sri Ranganayaki, Sri Garudan, Sri Chakarathazhwar and Sri Ramanujar will be consecrated.
Major gopurams, including Vellai Gopuram and the Rajagopuram, will also be consecrated simultaneously. The first phase of the temple's samproskhanam was performed to the sub-shrines and vimanams on 9 September.