Here is the list of Festivals at Appanapalli Venkateshwara Swamy Temple.. Appanapalli Balaji Devasthanam is one of the famous Venkateshwara Temples in Andhra Pradesh.
List of Festivals at the temple..
Swamyvari Kalyana Mahotsavams are celebrated in Jyeshta Masam as per Telugu calendar. Kalyana Mahotsavams begins on Shukla Paksha Dashami and ends on Chaturdashi in Jyeshta Masam (June).
Mukkoti Ekadashi (Uttara Dwara Darshanam)
Mukkoti Ekadashi is the most famous festival at this temple. Many special rituals are observed on this day. Uttara Dwara Darshanam is allowed on this day for common devotees.
Laksha Kumkuma Pooja is the famous ritual for Vijayadashami at this temple. Padmavathi Ammavaru is the presiding deity for this Kumkuma Pooja.
Dasara Shami Pooja
Shami Pooja is performed in the evening on Dasara. Thousands of devotees perform Shami Pooja to the Shami tree at the temple premises.
Kartika Ekadashi (Prabhodhini Ekadashi)
Laksha Tulasi Pooja to Swamyvaru is performed on Kartika Shuddha Ekadashi day.
Laksha Chamanti Pooja to Andal Ammavaru is performed on Bhogi festival day (January).
Apart from the above mentioned major celebrations, Makara Sankranti, Ugadi, Sri Ramanavami, Sri Krishnashtami, Shravana Masam, Devi Sharan Navaratri, Deepavali, Karthika Masam, etc.. are also celebrated in a grand manner.