Day 11: Kanchi Sankaracharya has darshan of Athi Varadar

Chennai: It was orange robes and beautiful garlands all the way on the 11th day of Athi Varadar darshan in Kanchipuram.

The charming deity, who was taken out of the tank of Sri Varadaraja Perumal Temple after 40 years, was draped in orange silk for the day and there were mounds of flowers to decorate the Lord in sayana kolam.

One of the VIP visitors of the day was the Sankaracharya of Kanchi Kamakoti Peedam, Sri Vijayendra Saraswati Swamigal.

Photo and video: D Sundar


NT Bureau