Thiruvallikeni Lord Sri Parthasarathy Swamy Temple is the most important temple in Chennai the capital of Tamilnadu. Indeed Thiruvallikeni stands as the only temple in the world where Lord Sri Krishna is posed as a charioteer of Arjuna with mustache and the Procession God having arrow marks from the bow of Bheeshma Pithamaha in Mahabharatha on His face and foot which He bore for His Bhaktha Arjuna. Lord Sri Krishna is called Lord Sri Parthasarathy Swamy here has many lands and properties all over the world. All is His only and among them His land at Ekkaduthangal near Saidapettai stands unique. Its the place where Bhagawan since many years has been visiting every year to bless devotees all along the way and have Abhishekam there too in noon. The Thiruvooral Utsavam its called depicting His full command and divine grace all along the way to all living beings.
At 3 am early morning Lord Sri Parthasarathy Swamy departed from the temple at 5.30 am Peyalwar, Myalpore Mangalasasanam and then graced the homes of Donors – Ubhayadars where they all place festive lights of KuthuviLaku in their home gate and offer Poornakumbham to the Lord. And Lord is offered Thamboolam fruits flowers garlands and Prasadhams too and those Prasadhams which Lord graced are given to donors as well. This year also Lord Sri Parthasarathy gave Seva only infront of the gate.
At the venue of Ekkaduthangal at 1.00 pm Lord Sri Parthasarathy Swamy had snapana Thirumanjanam Abhishekam. It was a great delight and full of His divine grace and those who witnessed His abhishekam are sure to get good times ahead. And on return Lord Sri Parthasarathy Swamy has gone the Perumal Temple of Saidapettai in evening by 6.00 pm. Then Lord Sri Parthasarathy Swamy departed from there by 7.00 pm on His way to His home temple of Thiruvallikeni graced some donor homes too. Lord Sri Parthasarathy Swamy had the procession on a nicely decorated palanquin with His Nachiars Rukminee and Sathyabhama. In Saidapettai His palanquin was accompanied by picturesque umbrellas and the palanquin top was emoved too yielding to a best of class darsanam by devotees. One who had Darsanam at Saidapettai mada streets was sure to get a lifetime blissful experience. This Utsavam takes place every year in the months of January or February.
Tamilnadu Police Department has provided all necessary arrangements right from the early morning to night along with the deities.
Arrangements for the same was made by MIss M Jothilakshmi, . MA, BL. Assistant Commissioner, Jewel Verification. Deputy Commissioner / Executive Officer / Thakkar (Additional Charge )