On Tuesday morning, Rajinikanth visited and offered prayers at Sri Raghavendra Swamy Temple, Mantralayam. Initially, he took bath at Tungabhadra River, and visited Gramadevta Manchalamman and later visited Raghavendra Swamy. He has taken the blessing of Subbudhindra Teerthi Swamiji. He spoke with Swamiji for a while.
Rajinikanth came to Mantralayam without giving any advance information. With the arrival of superstars Rajni, the devotees rushed to see Rajini and take selfies.
Rajinikanth also played the role of Raghavendra Swamy in the cinemas. The film ‘Raghavendra Swamy Mahatyam’ was released in 1985. Since then, Rajani was visiting Mantralayam. In 2012, Rs 10 crore was donated to the Mantralayam Math by Rajinikanth.