Sun, Feb 14, 2016, 07:42 AM
Watch Ratha Saptami celebration that has begun at Arasavalli Suryanarayana Swamy temple in Srikakulam district. Devotees in large numbers including state minister Atchennaidu,MP Rammohan Naidu, former minister and YSRCP leader Dharmana Prasada Rao participated in the religious festival. Ratha Saptami or Rathasaptami or Magha Saptami is the festival of Lord Surya Narayana Swamy, Celebrated in the month of February or March and considered as birth day of God Surya. This day is also known as Surya Jayanti. It is said that by worshipping Lord Surya and observing fast on this day one can get rid of all type of sins.