Tirumala Tirupati Annual Teppotsavam during Falguna Purnima

The annual Teppotsavam (Boat Festival / Float Festival) in Tirumala Tirupati Sri Venkateshwara swamy temple will be held during Falguna masam. In 2016, Teppotsavam starts on March 19 and ends on March 23, Falguna Purnima.

The processional deity of the temple, Lord Malayappa swamy along with his divine consorts Goddess Sridevi and Bhudevi will be taken out on a decorated boat in Swamy Pushkarini. During this temple festival, Sahasradeepalankarana seva is suspended.

During the five-day float festival at Swami Pushkarini teertham, Lord Sri Ram, Goddess Sita, and Lakshmana are worshipped on first day. On second day Lord Sri Krishna and Rukmini Devi are offered worship.

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