About the Temple
About Parihara Homams Benefits
In the average age of human being, as per Sastra, he needs to overcome 4 radams (rathas in Sanskrit means Korai teeth like lion teeth). First ratha at he beginning of 60 years, next at the completion of 60 years, 3rd one at the beginning of 70 years and the 4th radha at the beginning of 75 years). Hence, the following 4 shanthi homams are performed for the 4 rathas
Ugra Ratha Shanthi – performed at the beginning of 60 years
Rudra Ratha shanthi – Rudra abishegam, Shatiapthapoorthi are performed after completion of 60 years.
Bheema Ratha Shanthi – performed at the beginning of 70 years
Vijaya Ratha Shanthi – performed at the completion of 74 years.