(23 Oct '04)
Vijaya Dhashami was celebrated in Amritapuri on 23 October 2004, Amritapuri
In the early hours of the morning, Swami Turiyamritananda Puri offers puja to the books and instruments kept at the feet of Devi. After the puja, everyone starts their study and work anew, praying to Saraswati, the Goddess of Learning, for knowledge and wisdom.
“Hari Shri Ganapataye Namah”
Swami Turiyamritananda Puri initiates many little children into the Malayalam alphabet.
Students bring their study books for the puja, while the elders bring tools or instruments that they use for their livelihood.