Mysuru, July 25:- “Swarna Narasimha Datta Sayi Peetha is organising special pujas to mark Guru Purnima on July 27,” said trustee Manjunath at a press meet held at Mysuru Press Club on Wednesday.
“The event will be held at Rukmini Ramachandra Convention Centre by seer Arjun Avadhuta at Alanahalli at 6 am on July 27. Ganapathy, Dakshinamurthy, Dattathreya homas will be held,” he added.
“The seer will hold children’s puja at 10:30 am. Video documentary, book and website will be released on the occasion,” he added.
Guru Purnima is celebrated on the full moon day of the Hindu month of Ashadha, which coincides with June or July according to the Gregorian calendar. The day is celebrated by thanking teachers and seeking blessings from them and also by remembering teachers and scholars from the history.
Trustees Dr Mahesh Rao, Chandrashekhar and others were present. (MR/KMR).