Nanjangud: Sri Girija Kalyana Mahotsava will be held at Sri Srikanteshwara Swamy temple here from July 6 to 13. The rituals are as follows:
July 6 – Sri Vikari Nama Samvatsara Ashada Shuddha Chaturthi – at 5 pm, Haridra Kunkuma Pradhana and later at 8 pm, Varapuja Mahotsava.
July 7 – Panchami, at 9 am, Anujnaapurvaka Kannadi Kalasha Ankuraapurvaka Mangalasnana; at 12 pm, Nandi Graha Yajne; at 5 pm Kashi Yatra Mahotsava; from 6.30 pm to 7.30 pm, in auspicious Dhanur Lagna, Sambandha Mala Nirikshanaapurvaka Kalyana Mantapa Pravesha and later Dhara Mahotsava, Akshatarohana etc.
July 8 – at 11 am, Aupasana, Urutane, Uyyalotsava and later at 7 pm, Aupasana.
July 9 – at 11 am, Aupasana, Urutane, Uyyalotsava and later at 7 pm, Aupasana and Pakini Utsava.
July 10 – Ashtami/Navami, at 11 am, Aupasana, Urutane, Uyyalotsava and later at 7 pm, Naakabali, Holalu Suttuvudu, Shesha Homa, Gajarohana, Grihapravesha Mahotsava.
July 11 – Dashami, at 11 am, Devata Udvasana, Vivaha Diksha Visarjane, Sthanbha Puja, Avabhruta Tirtha Snana and at 7 pm, Teppotsava.
July 12 – Ekadashi, at 7 pm, Teppotsava and on July 13 – Dwadashi, at 7 pm, Teppotsava and later Shayanotsava.