Ninth day of Brahmotsavam

On the ninth day of Brahmotsavam, in the morning Pallaki Utsavam, Theerthavari Avabrutha Snanam, Chakra Snanam are performed. In the evening, Dhwajavarohana utsavam in Thirucchi is performed. In 2016, ninth day of Navaratri Brahmotsavam date is October 11.

Avabrutha snanam, the bathing ceremony takes place on the 9th day of the festival. It is performed everytime just after a holy ritual performed to Sri Balaji.

The ten day long festival comes to an end with ‘Dhwaja Avarohanam’ on the tenth day. Lord’s Utsava Moorthi along with his queens are highly decorated and brought near dwaja stambham. The garuda flag is brought down with Vedic chanting of priests.  Mangala arathi is given to Lord and his consorts.


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