Varshika Brahmotsavam is the major festival celebrated for 13 days in Dharmapuri Lakshmi Narasimhaswamy Temple in Karimnagar district of Andhra Pradesh. The celebrations are held during Falguna masam , begins on Falguna shudda Ekadashi and ends on Falguna Bahula Saptami.
In 2019, Lakshmi Narasimha swamy Brahmotsavam starts on 17 March and ends on 29 March.
The 13-day festival begins with Ankurarpana on 17 March. Kalasha sthapana, Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Kalyanotsavam, Rathotsavam, Teppotsavam, and Dolotsavam are the major events during Bramhotsavam.
Theppotsavam and Dolotsavam of Ugra Narasimhaswamy are held in the Pushkarini or Gundam in temple. Teppotsavam of Sri Venkateshwara swamy is also held on the next day.
Dharmapuri Temple Brahmotsavam Schedule 2019
17 March 2019 – Ankurarpana, Kalasha Sthapana, Varaha Theertham, Putta Bangaram
18 March 2019 – Kalyanotsavam (Godhooli Sumuhurtham)
19 March 2019 – Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Ooregimpu
20 March 2019 – Sri Venkateshwara Swamy Ooregimpu
21 March 2019 – Sri Yoga Lakshmi Narasimhaswamy Vari Dolotsavam | Theppotsavam
22 March 2019 – Ugra Narasimhaswamy Vari Dolotsavam | Theppotsavam
23 March 2019 – Venkateshwara Swamy Vari Dolotsavam | Theppotsavam, Lakshmi Narasimhaswamy Vari Digyatra
24 March 2019 – Bhoga Mandapam, Veda Sadassu
25 March 2019 – Sri Venkateshwaswamy Vari Uttara Dakshina Dikyatra, Dopotsavam (Dopu Katha)
26 March 2019 – Poornahuthi, Rathotsavam of Ugra Narasimha Swamy, Yoga Narasimha Swamy and Venkateshwara Swamy; Chakrateertham and Pushpayam.
27 March 2019 – Yoga Narasimha Swamy Vari Ekantotsavam; Venkateshwaraswamy Vari Pushpayagam
28 March 2019 – Venkateshwara Swamy Vari Ekantotsavam; Ugra Narasimha swamy Vari Pushpayagam
29 March 2019 – Ugra Narasimhaswamy Vari Ekantotsavam.