Udupi, Dec 04, 2016 : The Pre-Paryaya ritual Baale Muhurtha was performed at the premises of Phalimar Mutt on December 4, Sunday. Sri Vidyadheesha Theertha Swamiji of Phalimar Mutt, the next Paryaya seer planted banana saplings. Tulasi Muhurtha and Kabbu Muhurtha were also performed on the occasion.
The Swamiji first offered Pooja to Lord Ganapathi, Lord Mukhyaprana and Sri Madhwacharya, and then visited Anantheshwara and Lord Chandramauleshwara Temples to offer prayers.
District in-charge Minister Pramod Madhwaraj inaugurated a data capture swipe machine and contributed Rs 10,000 to the Mutt.
Speaking on the occasion, the Phalimar Swamiji elaborated on the various schemes that will be taken up during his Paryaya period. Top priority will also be accorded to maintain cleanliness and hygiene, the Swamiji informed.
Another Pre-Paryaya ritual, ’Akki Muhurtha’ will be performed on January 20, 2017.
Vinay Kumar Sorake, MLA of Udupi, Raghupathi Bhat, former MLC, Sabhapathi and others were present.