Temple Priests

Vamsi Kanduri

VamsiKanduri@svtemplemn.org

Priest Sri Vamsi Kanduri was born in Warangal in AP and brought up in Tirupathi. He completed his Masters degree in Philosophy from Sanskrit University, Tirupathi. With a great interest in vedic philosophy and mantra, Sri Vamsi pursued vedic education to become a priest. Sri Vamsi has performed and participated in pujas in various bramhotsavaalu in almost every state in India,

including Tiruchanoor. Before coming to the S.V. Temple, he worked in Rochester,MN temple as a priest. He speaks Telugu, English, Tamil, Hindi, and Sanskrit.


Seshadri Komanduri,PhD.

Seshadri@svtemplemn.org

Priest Sri Komanduri. Seshadri Iyyengar, was born in Hyderabad, India. At the age of twelve he joined in Pancharatra Agama Kalashaala (founded by Sri Sri Sri Tridandi Srimannarayana Chinna Jeeyar Swamy) at Jaggayapeta, A.P. During this school time he learnt Thiruvaaraadhana, Brahmostavam and etc… He also learnt Vaidika Smartham under the guidance of Sriman Paravastu Seshacharya a well-known priest at TTD.

Seshadri latter on joined Osmania University, and completed his Doctorate Degree, in the subject of TIRUPPAVAI. Sri Seshadri is also experienced in jyothishyam, he learnt this from a famous Astrologist Sriman Komanduri Partha Sarathy Iyyengar.

Sri. Seshadri worked as a Priest and Purohit at Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple Hyderabad. During his work at Sri Venkateswara Temple, he performed communities Marriages, Gruhapravesha’s, Sudarshana Homama’s and Sri Satya Narayana Swamy vratham. He speaks Telugu, Sanskrit, Hindi, English fluently and has working Knowledge in Tamil.

Pavan Kumar Kumanduri

pavan@svtemplemn.org

Priest Sri Pavan Kumar Kumanduri, joined SV temple priest team on March 15 th 2015.

He was born in Vijayawada, AP and got his training at Pancharathra Aagama Kalashala in Jaggayyapet, Krishna Dist., AP, run by ChinnaJeeyar Swamy. He got certification in Pancharatra Aagama Sastram and started working as a priest since 1998. Most recently

before he joined us, he was working as Pradhana Archaka swamy ( Main priest ) in Balaji temple at Yelamanchili , Vizag dist, AP. Pavan swamy is married and has 2 kids and his family will be joining him soon.

Pavan Swamy has performed so many programs like — Brahmotsavams, Temple pranaprathistapanas , Pavithrostavams and gods Kalyanams and he gives his experience credit to his Guru Sriman Mortha Sitaramacharya swamy .

His specialities are performing Sudarsana Homam and reading Sundarakanda pararayanam and has travelled to Ceylon Two times performing Homams at temples.

Pavan swamy is also trained to make a variety of Prasadams for God and also makes variety of south Indian sweets and snacks.

He speaks Telugu, Hindi languages fluently and working knowledge in English .

We wish him Good luck and encourage our devotees to get to know him when you come to temple.