Temples in Nagai district gear up for `Guru Peryarchi`

Special abhishekams and poojas will be held at temples dedicated for Lord Dhakshinamurthy (Jupiter) in Nagapattinam district during the `Guru Peyarchi` (transit of Jupiter).

Last Updated: May 27, 2013, 21:53 PM IST

Nagapattinam: Special abhishekams and poojas will be held at temples dedicated for Lord Dhakshinamurthy (Jupiter) in Nagapattinam district during the `Guru Peyarchi` (transit of Jupiter) scheduled to take place on Tuesday night.
Hundreds of devotees are expected to throng Lord Gnana Dhakshinamurthy Temple at Devanoor near Porayar, Rasi Mandala Guru Bagavan temple at Poonthottam near Nagapattinam and the Medha Dhakshinamurthy temple at Mayiladuthurai on the occasion of Guru Peyarchi at 9.10 pm.
Rajaswaminatha Sivachariyar, All India Vice-President of Sivachariyars Seva Sangam , said a two day maha yagam for world peace will commence on Tuesday morning at Rasi Mandala Guru Bagavan temple for world peace.

PTI