Lakhs throng for Ram’s celestial wedding, CM presents pattu vastrams

Lakhs throng for Ram’s celestial wedding, CM presents pattu vastrams

Lakhs of devotees thronged the holy town of Bhadrachalam on the banks of the river Godavari, in Khammam district to witness Celestial wedding of Sita and Ram on the occasion of Sri Rama Navami today. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy participated in ‘Seetharamula Kalyanam’ along with his wife, and presented ‘Muthyala Thalambralau’ (pearls), and ‘Pattu Vastrams’ to the divine couple Sita and Rama, on behalf of the State government. The celestial wedding was held at Mithila Stadium at exactly 12 noon according to the ‘Agama Shastra’ in Abhijith Lagna, by placing Zeelakarra and Bellam on the heads of Sita and Rama