Om! Gam! Ganapathaye! Namaha!Om! Sri Raghavendraya Namaha!Om! Namo! Bhagavathe! Vasudevaya!Om! Ham! Hanumathe Sri Rama Doothaya Namaha!
Sri Rama Navami
Today is Uttarayana, Vasantha Ruthu, Chaithra masam, Sukla paksha, Navamithithi, known as Sri Rama Navami, the day Lord Sri Rama was born as the eldest son of King Dasaratha and his prime queen Kausalya Devi at Ayodhya on thebanks of sacred river Sarayu. Ayodhya the place where Lord Sri Rama was bornand from where ruled this world for more than 11000 years is held in highesteem as one of the seven most sacred places known as Sapta Puri in theIndian Sub-continent. Other six such places are Mathura, Kasi, Kanchi, Avantika(Ujjain), Puri (Jagannathapuri), and Dwarka. These seven places are said to bethe most holy and religious places attached with great spiritual importance that leads one towards salvation.It was seventh among the Dasavatharas of Lord Sri Maha Vishnu that took placein the 24
Thretha Yuga of Vaivasvatha Manvanthara. Lord Vishnu Himself tookthe form of Lord Sri Rama along with His consort Goddess Lakshmi Devi as SitaDevi his wife, Lord Aadi Sesha (the seat on which He reclines) as Lakshmana,His famous weapon Sudarshana Chakra (Lord Sudarshana) as Bharatha and HisConch Panchajanya as Sathrughna as His brothers.This day is celebrated as the birth day of Lord Sri Rama across the country in agrand manner with the nine day festival known as Sri Rama Navarathri endingtoday. This day is also believed and considered as the day Lord Sri Ramamarried Goddess Sita Devi. Famous temple town of Bhadrachalam in AndhraPradesh known as Dakshina Ayodhya will be flooded with devotees to witness