Today, 29 September 2011, Navratri Brahmotsavam begins in Tirumala Tirupati Venkateswara swamy Temple (TTD), Andhra Pradesh. Ankurarpana for Brahmotsavams was held yesterday, 28th September and the actual rituals begin today with Dwajarohanam.
Garuda Vahana seva is the popular celebration during Navratri brahmotsavam. In 2011, it is celebrated on 3 October. The 9-day festival comes to an end on 7th October with Chakrasnanam and Dwajavarohavam.