Friday, March 3, 2017
Sri Vasavi Homam on Friday 5th May 2017, by 10.00 A.M. At Danvantri Peedam, Walajapet
Sri Danvantri Arogya Peedam conducting Sri Vasavi Homam on the Occation of Vasavi Jayanthi dated on Friday 5th May 2017, by 10.00 A.M. Vasavi Jayanthi is observed on the tenth day of Vaishaka month. Vasavi also called as Kanyaka Parameswari, Vasavamba, Nimishamba. Goddess Vasavi is inceneration of Goddess Parvathi. Goddess Vasavi Maata is worshiped by Arya Vaishya communities.
Goddess Vasavi was born in Penugonda, West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. Vasavi born to Vaishya King Kusuma Bhupathi and Kusumamba. Vasavi Since young age prayed to Lord Shiva. Vasavi Devi at young age prayed Lord Shiva for wealth to help the people from cow tax. King Vishnu Vardhanudu wants to marry Vasavi and he sent his minister for proposal and Vasavi rejects the marriage. King Vishnu Vardhanudu got angry and calls for war. To avoid war Vasavi enters into the agni along with 102 families enters into agni to attain moksha. Vasavi enters into agni to prove aahimsa.