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Welcome and thank you for visiting Sri Venkateswara Temple of North Carolina online. We are launching this brand new content initiative to stay in touch with with and also make you aware of the about the wide variety of sevas, religious events and priest services that are available. Yes we ARE having daily pujas as […]

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COVID Aid for India : Defeat the Second Wave Namaskar and Greetings!        You are aware that over these past few days our mother country India has seen a huge increase in the number of COVID -positive cases. As of today, April 30th, 2021, it is estimated that almost 18.8 million have tested […]

Divine Paduka – Lord Rama Part 5

Divine Paduka – Lord Rama – Part 5   citrakūṭaṁ gatē rāmē putraśōkāturastathā ..1.1.32..rājā daśarathassvargaṁ jagāma vilapansutam . When Rama had set out to Chitrakuta, king Dasaratha, stricken by the grief over the separation from his son and mourning over him departed to heavens. mr̥tē tu tasminbharatō vasiṣṭhapramukhairdvijai: .. 1.1.33..niyujyamānō rājyāya naicchadrājyaṁ mahābala:. After Dasaratha […]

Divine Couple going to Forest – Lord Rama Part 4

Divine Couple going to Forest – Lord Rama – Part 4 tasyābhiṣēkasambhārāndr̥ṣṭvā bhāryā’tha kaikayī ..1.1.21..pūrvaṁ dattavarā dēvī varamēnamayācata .vivāsanaṁ ca rāmasya bharatasyābhiṣēcanam ..1.1.22.. Thereafter, having seen the preparations for installation of Rama, queen Kaikeyi who had been promised earlier with boons by Dasaratha demanded of him the exile of Rama and enthronement of Bharata. sa […]

Descent of Divinity – Lord Rama Part 3

Descent of Divinity – Lord Rama – Part 3 samassamavibhaktāṅgassnigdhavarṇa: pratāpavān .pīnavakṣā viśālākṣō lakṣmīvān śubhalakṣaṇaḥ .. 1.1.11.. Mighty and powerful, he has a wellproportioned body, neither tall nor short, shining complexion, welldeveloped chest, large eyes, lustrous body and good qualities. dharmajñassatyasandhaśca prajānāṁ ca hitē rataḥ .yaśasvī jñānasampannaśśucirvaśyassamādhimān ..1.1.12.. Pious, firm in his vows, he is […]

Tale of Two Appearances – Goddess Mahalakshmi and Mother Seetha – Part 2

Tale of Two Appearances – Goddess Mahalakshmi and Mother Seetha : Part 2 caturmukhēśvara mukhaiḥ putra pautrādi śālinē | namaḥ sītā samētāya rāmāya gr̥hamēdhinē || Divine Birth of Seetha Sita was born in the worthiest family of Janaka. Every member of Janaka’s lineage was of righteous conduct and diligently abided by all good traditions and […]