Panchami Theertham is a grand event celebrated in Tiruchanur Padmavathi Devasthanam during Padmavathi Brahmotsavam. In 2011, Panchami Theertham date is Novemeber 29. As per an estimation of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), over 3 lakh devotees will attend the grand finale of Karthika Brahmotsavams of Tiruchanur.
Panchami Theertham is held at the Padma-sarovaram, the Tiruchanur temple tank. Devotees will be allowed to enter the Padma-sarovaram after 8 am on 29th November. An official of TTD said, “The entire day is an auspicious day for holy dip so devotees can take the same all through the day, not just during the time of holy immersion of Chakrattalwar.”