Mahaa parayana at Mazuvanchery – near Guruvayur, Kerala – May 9 & 10 2015

Hare Srinivasa!

Lakshaavarti HariVayuStuthi Mantra Parayana Samiti trust (LHVSMPS Trust) has planned to organize a mahaa parayana at Mazuvanchery mahadeva temple located between Thrissur and Guruvayur – Sri Krishna Kshetram.

The Krishna idol in this Guruvayur temple is believed to be the family deity of Sri Krishna himself during krishna avatar named as Adikesava Perumal. This idol during the end of krishna avatar was saved from the destruction by Sri Brahaspati (Guru of lords) and Sri Vayu Devuru and was reinstated in Kerala by them which was named as “Guru-Vayur” and is known as guruvayurappan. The idol is in baby form and this place is a seat of many miracles.

At Mazuvanchery, the branch of national heritage center has developed a library and museum comprising of very valuable information relating our vedas to science and technology. A visit to this place shall give a treasure of knowledge and a new prespective of our sanathana dharma-which was practiced by residents living at banks of sindu rivar- hence known as sindu dharma- which over a period of time became hindu dharma

This is the back ground in choosing this location which is having calm, quite and serene environment.
Thrissur which is the railway station located enroute to ernakulam (cochin) from Chennai/ Bangalore is well connected by trains/ buses. The place of parayana is ~40 minutes by bus from Thrissur and 30 minutes from guruvayur, situated almost midway.

The parayanas both MadwaNaama for ladies on 9th May and HariVayuStuthi for gents on 10th May are open to our regular parayana members and their families only.

Registration through area coordinators of our mane parayanas with payment of Rs.300/-(Rs. Three hundred only) per person is a must. Area coordinators shall ensure only such persons shall be registered. Closing date for registration is 31st March or when 600 persons are registered whichever is earlier.
To encourage participation of youngsters (below 25 years of age), they will not be charged any fee. Even first time participants will be permitted in parayanas. Details of age, number of accompanies shall be given.

All travel expenses and arrangements such as reservations etc will be the responsibility of individuals.

Registration fee once paid shall not be refunded. Samiti has the right to reject any registration done by area coordinators. In such case the registration fee will be refunded.
Until and unless the registration amount is paid it will not be a valid registration. Registration over phone, SMS, e-mails, direct to state administrators/ Dr. Raghu will not be entertained.

Two days both 9th and 10th will be packed with activities to have an atmosphere of harmony and peace with 9th evening after 4pm will be left free to enable people to have dharshan of Sri Guruvayurappan on their own.

Train reservations shall commence 60 days in advance of 8th may (by March 8th)
Dormitory type accommodation (without Cot/ Bed), adequate clean toilet facilities in a school premises with cold water only, coffee -thindy 9th morning and night, lunch on both days, packed rice for 10th train journey, drinking water will be arranged by Samiti by Madhwa cooks but prepared in gas stove only.

Persons with Ortho or other health problems can take lodges at Guruvayur/ Thrissur at their cost and responsibility. Persons above age of 70 who cannot be on their own shall have to be accompanied by younger relative/ friend.

Every participant shall carry their own medicine etc since you not will facility to have a cup of coffee or tea nearby.

Area coordinators are requested to be in touch with registered persons to follow up on their train reservation and communicate samiti’s messages to them. For details of area coordinators please visit CONTACT US page of our website.

Visit IISH to know more about the national heritage center.

You can also reach out to Sri Venugopal, Administrator, Karnataka @ 9880038448 for more details.

Hare Srinivasa!

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4 Responses to Mahaa parayana at Mazuvanchery – near Guruvayur, Kerala – May 9 & 10 2015

  1. U V JAGANNATHAN says:

    Participants below the age of 25 years will not be charged registration fee. But the Senior Citizens will be charged.!!!!

    • S.Venugopal says:

      Dear Sri Jagannathan,
      80% of participants of our Maha Parayanas in the past were senior citizens only.That too 50% of them attend Maha Parayanas only.If we exclude Sr. citizens from payment , we can as well do away with the registration amount.Further,Samiti is interested in Youth to attend this Mazhuvancherry parayana because of the wealth of information and exposure they will get by visiting the Library at the Heritage center.In spite of the concession given we may receive participants in this group in single digit only.



  2. S.Venugopal says:

    Dear Sajjanas,
    Hare Srinivasa,

    When we had a meeting at Vidyapeetta last week regarding registration for Maha Parayana on 9th and 10th, there were some apprehensions about the following::

    1. Hot summer in south during this period;
    This place Mazhuvancherry Heritage center is like an Ashram with lot of big trees such as Banmian, neem and Mango.
    Place of parayana and stay are high roof open sheds with low level fans and Samiti is arranging Diesel Generators to ensure continuance electric Power.Hard ship due to hot weather need not be a concern as there are many good take away from this Heritage center which houses a Library, Museum from which a treasure of Knowledge is available.

    2. Transport from Trichur railway station and back:
    Guides will be stationed at Railway Station to guide the participants on Saturday 9th morning.On request to arrange vans at station to pick up people, the possibilities will be looked into during our visit on 22nd March to Guruvayur.Same for Dharshan to Guruvayur temple.

    3.Since there are only two trains at night from Bangalore, there were problems in train reservation.

    There is a day train from Bangalore which will reach Trichur in the evening for which seats are available even one week in advance.Persons can book through this train on 8th morning and reach Guruvayur straight to have Dharshan and reach Mazhuvancherry heritage center for night stay..Or else people can book by bus to Trichur on 8th night.

    All these issues can be sorted out in a meeting in 3rd week of April after people make their travel arrangements.

    There were questions about registration of non parayana members.THIS will be Considered at the discretion of State Administrators in consultation with area coordinators.


  3. Sangeetha says:

    Thanks to samiti for organizing a mega event near Guruvayoor. But unfortunately, due to vacation period (May), tickets are unavailable in trains and unable to book for this mega program. Request Samiti Organizers to postpone this event to a future date to help public to book tickets in advance.

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