Theppotsavam | Vijayadashami Utsavam during Navaratras in Kanakadurga Temple Vijayawada

Theppotsavam is the main ritual performed on Vijayadasami or Dasara during Navaratras in Kanakadurga temple, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. It is the concluding event of Durga Navaratras in Durga Malleshwara Swamy Devasthanam. In 2018, Teppotsavam date is October 18. The presiding Deity of the temple, Kanakadurga Ammavasru along with Malleshwara Swamyvaru, is taken for a sail […]

Durga Navaratri 2018 in Kanakadurga Temple, Vijayawada


Durga Navratri at Kanakadurga temple of Vijayawada is a grand festival for the temple. In 2018, Dasara Sharan Navaratri Utsavalu starts on October 10 and ends on October 18 with Dasara (Vijaya Dashami). With Kalasha Sthapana Pooja, celebrations will start at the temple. On Padyami, the first day of Navarathri, Goddess Durga is decorated in Sri […]

Saraswati Pooja and Sharada Navaratri

Saraswati Pooja is one of the important puja performed during Durga Navratri, which is also called Sharada Navratri. Sharada is the synonym or another name for Goddess Saraswathi. Sharada Navratri means the nine divine nights dedicated to Durga who is worshipped during Sharad ruthu (September – October). Saraswathi Pooja falls during the most auspicious days […]

Third day of Navratri 2010 – Dedicated to Goddess Gayatri Devi

Goddess Gayatri devi is the alankaram (Goddess) to worship on the third day of Durga Navaratri 2010. In Kanakadurga temple of Vijayawada, Durga is decorated in Gayathri devi alankaram and offered special pujas. In 2010, Gayathri devi puja (Maha Thadiya) date during Dasara Navaratri is October 10th, Sunday. Goddess Gayatri mata is one of the […]

Dasara Sharan Navaratri in Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple

Dasara Sharan Navaratri Puja is the biggest season in Kanakadurga temple (Durga Malleshwara Swamy Temple) in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. The presiding deity of the temple, Goddess Kanakadurga is portrayed in ten different forms of Durga and worshipped for ten days. Each day an aspect of Durga is worshipped. In Telugu, decoration or adoration of Goddess […]

Durga Navaratri 2010 arrangements in Vijayawada

Durga Navaratri utsavalu in Vijayawada are one of the largest celebrations held in South India. Several lakhs of devotees visit the presiding Deity of Durga Malleshwara swamy Devalayam, Sri Kanakadurga Ammavaru during these 10 days. Ammavaru blesses her devotees in 10 Alankarams. Each day a form of Durga is adored in Durga gudi located at […]