Hyderabad: Fourth day of Sahasra Chandi Yagam taken up by Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao commenced with different rituals in the forenoon session.
In the morning session at the Yagasala, the Chief Minister, along with his wife, performed required rituals at the Rajasyamala Mother goddess mandap.
As Sri Mahakali, Mahalakshmi, Maha Saraswati, Swarupini with Suwarna Mantra pushpams CM KCR and his wife offered prayers to Rajasyamala Devi. Ruthviks chanting vedic prayers, acclaiming the mother goddess with the holy words Sarvamangala Mangalye..
Sri Raja Syamala Dyveyanamastey.. and the other. At the Rajasyamala mandap the couple have seeked the blessings of the pundits.
Later CM KCR has taken part at Maharudra Mandap prayers. Maharudra sahita Rudra ekadasi pathana, Rudra namakam, rudrachamakam and other chantings were recited. As part of Panchakshari Japam sivasiva sankara bhutapatey, sankarasiva, sambhomahadeva, hara haramahadeva and other prayers reverberated in the yagasala.
At Brahma Swarupini Bagalamukhi Mandap CM KCR along with his wife in the presence of veda pundits and ruthviks Chanting gouri narayanana mastutey, pitambara devi namastutey, jayatey, vijayatey, jayavimaley, bagaley and other acclaims to mother goddess performed the rituals. The pundits have blessed the couple uttering the holy words of satamanam bhavatey and other.
At Nava graha mandap recitation of Aditya Hrudayam, Surya Namaskarams were conducted. At Chandimata main yagasala prayers were offered to Raja Rajeswari mother goddess. Bhuvaneswari, Bramhanda Kutumbini, Sri Gananadha Parvati Nandana, Papavimochana and other prayers were performed.
Ruthviks have recited Chandi saptasatiparayanam for 400 times. The veda pundits have recited subhashitams for the benefit of visiting guests, while making them understand the prominence of such yagnam. With the Mahaharathi forenoon rituals were concluded. (INN)