Seventh day of TTD Brahmotsavam | 13 October 2021 | Suryaprabha Vahanam & Chandraprabha Vahana Seva

Surya Prabha Vahanam in TTD Brahmotsavam

Surya Prabha Vahanam in TTD Brahmotsavam

On the seventh day of Brahmotsavam, in the morning Suryaprabha Vahanam seva and in the evening Chandraprabha Vahana sevas are celebrated in Tirumala Tirupati Temple. In 2021, Seventh day of Navaratri Brahmotsavams date is October 13 (Salakatla Brahmotsavam).

Surya Prabha Vahanam

Seventh day morning, the Lord is seen on surya prabha vahanam. Surya prabha means light from sun. As we all know sun in none other than Lord Srimannarayana himself. Sun worship is as old as life itself. Sun is visual embodiment of Lord Sri Maha Vishnu himself. The vahanam is a chariot of sun god with seven horses representing seven rays of  aditya,  the sun god.

Chandra Prabha Vahanam

In the night lord goes around mada streets in procession in ‘chandra prabha vahanam’, vahanam of moon lord. During this vahana decoration ‘ganda bherunda pathakam’, a special ornament is adorned on Lord’s chest. Lord’s idol is also decorated with a very big white garland, the emeralds on the chest adding to the majesty.

Panchang, 13 October 2021

आनंद नाम संवत्सर, आश्विन मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, अष्टमी तिथि, पूर्वाषाढ़ा – उत्तराषाढ़ा नक्षत्र, अतिगण्ड – सुकर्मा योग, विष्टि – बव करण |

Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:06 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 05:46 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 01:09 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 12:02 AM, Oct 14

Today’s Panchangam:

Tithi : Ashtami upto 08:07 PM Navami
Nakshatra : Purva Ashadha upto 10:19 AM Uttara Ashadha
Yoga : Atiganda upto 06:10 AM Sukarma upto 03:48 AM, Oct 14 Dhriti
Karana : Vishti upto 08:54 AM Bava upto 08:07 PM Balava
Weekday : Budhawara
Paksha : Shukla Paksha

Samvat:

Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Ashwina – Purnimanta Ashwina – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi

North Indian Hindi Calendar – Ashwin Mahina 2078 (Kwar Maas)

Malayalam Calendar – Kanni Month 1197 (Kanni Masam)

Kannada Calendar – Ashwina Maasa

Tamil Calendar – Purattasi Month (Purattasi Masam)

Bengali Calendar – Aashin Mash 1428

Nepali Calendar – Asoj Maas 2078

Telugu Calendar – Ashwayuja Masam (Ashwayujam)

Marathi Calendar – Ashwin Maas

Gujarati Calendar – Aaso Maas

Shubh Muhurat:

Abhijit : None
Amrit Kalam : 03:23 AM, Oct 14 to 04:56 AM, Oct 14

Time to avoid:

Rahu Kalam : 11:56 AM to 01:24 PM
Yamaganda : 07:34 AM to 09:01 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 10:29 AM to 11:56 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 11:33 AM to 12:20 PM
Varjyam : 06:05 PM to 07:38 PM

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