- Visit through Vaikuntha in Thirumala
- VIPs in Srivari service from morning
- Even ordinary devotees are allowed
Devotees can also visit Venkanna by visiting Vaikuntha for 10 days in Thirumala. Also, from 9 am to 10 am, the Swami will appear before the devotees on the Swarnaratham. Arrangements were made to comply with the Kovid rules. Time-bound darshan tickets and tokens were issued to all devotees, including VIPs.
The decoration made at the Srivari Temple in honor of Vaikuntha Ekadashi Parvati is especially impressive to the devotees. The great tower of the temple as well as the squares in Thirumala are illuminated with all the electric lighting. This floral arrangement is going to be an additional attraction for the devotees who come for darshan through Vaikuntha.
The main attraction is the floral arches, cutouts and bouquets of colorful flowers. The path through Vaikuntha is adorned with a variety of flowers. The intersections leading to the temple, starting from the GNC toll gate at the entrance to Tirumala, are also illuminated with electric lights. The decoration done by TTD in the presence of Kaliyuga Vaikunthanadhu brings more charm.
The uniqueness of Mukkoti Vaikuntha Ekadashi
Vaikuntha Ekadashi or Mukkoti Ekadashi is a festival that specially measures Sri Mahavishnu. When Vaikuntha Ekadashi is celebrated is unknown to most people. According to Surya Manam, Vaikuntha Ekadashi is celebrated with the utmost devotion by the Hindus on Shukla Ekadashi in the month of Dhanur. Mostly it falls on Pushya Shuddha Ekadashi. On the day of Vaikuntha Ekadashi, darshan is arranged at the north gate of all the Vaishnavas.
Sri Mahavishnu along with three crore deities on the Garuda vehicle gives darshan to the devotees through the north gate. Vaikuntha Ekadashi is also known as Mukkoti Ekadashi as he gives darshan along with three crore deities. This single ekadashi is equal to three crore ekadashi. Vaikuntha Ekadashi is also known as Trikoti Ekadashi and Putra Ekadashi.
What to do on Vaikuntha Ekadashi?
On Vaikuntha Ekadashi, everyone should get up at the Brahmi Muhurta and take a bath. Vaishnava temples should be visited with devotion. Especially if you visit Lord Vishnu through the north gate, you will get blessings along with his blessings. Recitation of Vishnu Sahasranama today removes all sins and brings the blessings of God. Today, those who stay in the sub-abode and worship Lord Vishnu.