Govindaraja Swamy Temple Brahmotsavams 2017 will begin on May 31 and end on June 8. The famous, ancient temple located in the heart of the temple city of Tirupati, Sri Govinda Raja Swamy temple is set to celebrate the annual brahmotsavams this year from May 13 to May 22.
The celestial event of annual Brahmotsavam of Sri Govindaraja Swamy Temple, one of major sub temples of TTD will commence from May 31 onwards.
As part of the holy event the Koil Alwar Thirumanjanam, the sacred cleaning of the temple premises in a traditional manner as prescribed in Agamas with desi herbals will be performed on May 29th and Ankurarpanam will be done on May 30th evening.
The schedule of events of the Brahmotsavam wherein the presiding deity will come out of the temple in various avatars and enthrall the devotees with stellar darshan are as follows.
Date – Morning session, Evening session
31 May 2017 – Dwajarohanam, Pedda Sesha vahanam
1 June 2017 – Chinna Shesha Vahanam, Hamsa Vahanam
2 June 2017 – Simha Vahanam, Muthyapu pandiri Vahanam
3 June 2017 – Kalpavruksha Vahanam, Sarva Bhupala Vahanam
4 June 2017 – Mohini Avataram vahanam, Garuda Vahanam
5 June 2017 – Hanumanth Vahanam, Gaja Vahanam
6 June2017 – Surya Prabha Vahanam, Chandraprabha Vahanam
7 June 2017 – Rathotsavam, Ashwa Vahanam
8 June 2017 – Chakra snanam, Dwaja Avarohanam
As part of the event the artists from the HDPP, Dasa Sahitya Project would perform religious, cultural and bhakti programs, bhajans and Kolatas every day.