Narayanavanam Temple Teppotsavam (Plavotsavam) or the Float festival of Sri Padmavathi Sametha Sri Kalyana Venkateshwara Swamy Temple is one of the popular events by TTD, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams.
In 2014, Narayanavanam Teppotsavam begins on 2 November and ends on 6 November. It is held on Karthika Pournami, Full Moon day in Karthika Masam as per Telugu calendar.
Schedule of Narayanavanam Teppotsavam 2014
2 November 2014, Sunday – Sri Ramakrishna Swamy Teppotsavam
3 November 2014, Monday – Sri Krishna Swamy and Andal Ammavari Teppotsavam
4 November 2014, Tuesday – Sri Kalyana Venkateshwara Swamy Teppotsavam
5 November 2014, Wednesday – Sri Kalyana Venkateshwara Swamy Teppotsavam
6 November 2014, Thursday – Sri Kalyana Venkateshwara Swamy Teppotsavam
Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami temple at Narayanavanam is 40 km from Tirupati. Lord Sri Venkateswaraswami and Sri Padmavathi Ammavaru, daughter of Akasa Maharaja were married here. Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami is the main deity here.
There are four sub-temples:
- Sri Padmavathi Ammavari temple
- Sri Andal Ammavari temple
- Sri Sita Lakshmana Sameta Ramulavari temple
- Sri Ranganayakula Swami temple
In addition, there are five other temples attached to Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami temple:
- Sri Parasareswara Swami temple
- Sri Veerabhadra Swami temple
- Sri Sakti Vinayaka Swami temple
- Sri Agastheeswara Swami temple
- Sri Avanakshamma temple