Prayers held for SPB at Sabarimala
Special prayers were held on Friday at the Ayyappa temple here for the recovery of veteran playback singer S.P. Balasubrahmanyam, who is critical and on life support battling COVID-19 at a hospital in Chennai. He was admitted on August 5.
Special “usha pooja” was held at the temple on behalf of Mr. Balasubrahmanyam, the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) said in a release.
“A musical offering was arranged at the temple using nadaswaram (wind instrument), thakil (percussion instrument) and Idaykka (a drum) played by TDB employees Ganesh Thiruvarppu, Sugunan and Yadukrishnan respectively.