Sri Rama Navami brahmotsavam at Vontimitta Kodandarama Swamy Temple is one of the popular religious events in Andhra Pradesh after Tirumala Brahmotsavams.
In 2015, Vontimitta Temple Sri Rama Navami Brahmotsavam begins on 27 March and ends on April 6.
This is the first time for Vontimitta Kodandarama swamy Temple to host the official Sri Rama Navami Kalyanam and other utsavams in Andhra Pradesh state.
Tentative schedule of Sri Rama Navami Brahmotsavams at Vontimitta Kodandarama Swamy Temple..
Vyasabhishekam, Ankurarpanam – 27 March 2015
Dhwajarohanam, Sri Rama jayanti, Pothana jayanti and Seshavahan seva – 28 March 2015
Venuganalamkaram and Hamsa vahana seva – 29 March 2015
Vatapatrasai alamakaram and Simha vahana seva – 30 March 2015
Navaneetha Krishnalamkaram and Hanumatseva – 31 March 2015
Mohini alamkaram and Garudaseva – 1 April 2015
Siddhanurbana alamkaram, Edurukollu, Kalyanotsavam and Gajavahana seva – 2 April 2015
Rathothsavam – 3 April 2015
Kaliyamardhana alamkaram and Aswavahana seva – 4 April 2015
Chakrasnanam – 5 April 2015
Dhwajavahoranam and Ekantaseva – 6 April 2015
About ten lakh devotees are expected to attend the kalyanotsavam and other religious rituals. For the Sri Rama Navami utsavams, the temple ratham and other vahanas should be repaired. The road around the temple should be laid for rathotsavam and women police personnel deployed as well.
Ramatheertham and Lakshmama theertham are the two temple tanks in which the the temple committee will fill water for this celebration.