Hombuja (Shimoga District, Karnataka), February 24, 2015: The annual Rathayatra Mahotsava of Lord Parshwanatha and Goddess Padmavathi will be held with other programmes at Humcha from 8th to 16th March 2015 under the guidance of His Holiness Paramapujya Jagadguru Swasti Sri Devendrakeerthi Bhattarakha Swamiji.

The detailed programme Schedule is as below:

  • 8th March 2015 – Ganadhara Valaya Aradhana at Sri Matada Basadi (Sri Neminath Swamy Basadi).
  • 9th March 2015 – Kalyana Mandira Aradhana at Sri Makkala Basadi (Sri Parshwanath Swamy Chikka Basadi).
  • 10th March 2015 – Bhaktamara Aradhana at Sri Bogara Basadi (Sri Mahavir Swamy Basadi).
  • 11th March 2015 – Indira Pratishte, Vimana Shuddhi, Yakshapratishte, Dhwajarohana, Mahanaivedya Pooja, Nandimangala, Vastu Shanthi, Mruttika Sangrahana, Nagavahoanotsava (from 8.00 pm onwards) and other rituals.
  • 12th March 2015 – Abhisheka to Lord Parshwanatha and Goddess Padmavathi, Kalikundala Yantra aradhana, Simhavahanotsava (from 8.00 pm onwards) and other rituals.
  • 13th March 2015 – Nityavidhi with Jala-agni homa, Shanthichakra Aradhana, Sribali, Pushparathotsava (from 8.00 pm onwards).
  • 14th March 2015 – Moolanakshatra – Mahanaivedya Pooja along with Nityavidhi, Ratharohana, Maharathotsava (from 1.15 pm onwards).
  • 15th March 2015 – 108 Kalasha Abhisheka to Lord Parshwanatha along with Nityavidhi at Trikuta Jinalaya (Guddada Basadi).
  • 16th March 2015 – Kunkuma Utsava & Dhwajarohana (flag hoisting).

Visit this link to download a copy of the Sri Mukha Patrike in Kannada (in pdf format) – http://www.hombujapadmavati.org/downloads/Hombuja_Jain_Math-Padmavati_Jathre-Annual_Fair-2015-Srimukha-Patrike.pdf

– Sri Kshetra Hombuja