Ksheerabdhi Shayana Vratham

Ksheerabdhi Shayana Vratham (Ksheerabdhi Dwadashi) is observed on Shukla paksha Dwadashi in Karthik Month. In 2021, Ksheerabdhi Shayana Vratham date is November 15. According to several Puranas, Lord Vishnu, who woke up from cosmic sleep on Utthana Ekadashi, comes to Vrindavan or Brundavan along with Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Brahma. It is also believed that […]

Suryanarayana Swami Vari Kalyanotsavam at Arasavalli Temple

Suryanarayana Swami Vari Kalyanotsavam is one of the biggest festival at Arasavalli Temple. It celebrates the divine wedding ceremony of Surya Bhagavan. Lord Surya’s Kalynotsavam is celebrated from Chaitra Suddha Ekadashi to Bahula Padyami (6days). Generally it comes in the month of March and April. Lord Surya has 3 consorts. They are named Usha, Padmini […]

Dolotsavam at Arasavalli Temple

Dolotsavam is a famous ritual conducted at Arasavalli Surya Narayana Swamy Temple during Holika Purnima (Holi festival). This comes in the month of March i.e Phalguna Suddha Tryodasi, Chaturdasi & Pournima. On Tryodasi (i.e. 1st day) at 6pm Kamadahanam festival is celebrated. Dry grass (straw) is burnt as a sign of victory over evil desires. This […]