Puja Offering in Krishna Temple

The day's activity commences exactly at 4 a.m. with the blowing of the conch and the beating of the 'Nagari' in the gopuram outside the Mutt premises. With this the Swamiars and other employees of the Mutt wake up, attend to their ablutions and take their bath. With the ringing of the bells outside, they open the door of the garbhagriha. Then they open the door of the inner room to the beating of 'Jaghante.

Various Daily Pujas performed in the
Sacred presence of Sri Krishna

1. Nirmalya visarjana Puja 5-30 a.m.

2. Ushakala Puja 6-00 a.m.

3. Akshya patra-Gopuja 6-15 a.m.

4. Vishwaroopa Darshana 6-20 a.m.

5. Panchamritabhisheka 6-30 a.m.

6. Udvartana Puja 7-00 a.m.

7. Kalasha Puja 7-30 a.m.

8. Teertha Puja 7-40 a.m.

9. Alankara Puja 8-30 a.m.s

10. Avasara Sanakadi Puja 10-30 a.m.

11. Mahapuja 11-00 a.m.

12. chamara Seva 7-00 p.m.

13. Ratripuja 7-30 p.m.

14. Rangapuja 7-40 p.m.

15. Utsava 8-00 p.m.

16. Thottilu Puja 8-30 p.m.

17. Kolalu Seva 8-40 p.m.

18. Ekanta Seva 8-50 p.m.

[All above pujas are personally performed by the Pontiffs of the Eight


The main Utsavas performed to Sri Krishna

1. Saptotsava:

This commence 5 days prior to 2. Vasantotsava:

This festival commences in chaitra Shudha Pratipade and draws to a conclusion on Vasantha Dwadashi.

3. Krishna Leelotsava:

This is celebrated on the next day after simha Masa, Krishnashtami. Sri Krishna's idol will be placed in gold chariot and taken round.

4. Laksha deepotsava:

Two chariots will be drawn daily from Kartika Shudha Dwadashi till the Fullmoon day.


Main Sevas offered in the holy presence of Lord Sri Krishna

1. Paryaya Mangala

2. Paryaya Prarambhotsava

3. Akhanda Saptotsava

4. Santarathotsava

5. Laksha Deepotsava

6. Sri Krishna Jayantyutsava

7. Swarna Rathotsava

8. Brahma Rathotsava

9. Vajra Kireeta Alankarotsava

10. Vasanthotsava

11. Rajatha Rathotsava

12. Golden Mantapa Festival

13. Garuda Rathotsava

14. Golden Palanquin Festival

15. Mahapuja Rathotsava

16. Sarva Seva

17. Annadaana

18. Ksheeraabhisheka

19. Nandadeepa of Ghee

20. Nandadeepa of Oil

21. Godaana

22. Sahasranaamarchana

23. Ashottaarchana

24. Milk and butter offering

25. Karpoora Mangalarathi

26. Hastodaka to Sri Madhwa

27. Pavamana Paarayana

28. Vaayustuti Paarayana

[The daily pujas can also be offered as Seva. Please contact the Seva office for more details.]