Fifth day of Brahmotsavam | Mohini Avatara Utsavam & Garuda Vahana Seva

On the fifth day of Brahmotsavam, in the morning Mohini Avatara Utsavam and in the evening Garuda Vahana sevas are celebrated. In 2018, Fifth day of Navaratri Brahmotsavams date is October 14 and September 17 in Salakatla Brahmotsavam. Mohini Avatara Utsavam on Pallakhi (Palanquin) On the fifth day morning, Lord goes around four mada streets […]

Garuda Vahana Seva in TTD Brahmotsavam 2018

Garuda Vahana seva which is performed on fifth day of Brahmotsavam in Tirumala Tirupati Sri Venkateshwara Swamy Temple is an important event of entire Brahmotsavam. In 2018 Navaratri Brahmotsavam, Garuda Vahana seva is performed on October 14. Lord Malayappa Swamy (the Utsava Vigraha of Lord Balaji) goes around Mada streets riding Garuda, the eagle god. […]

Mohini Avatara Seva to Lord Venkateshwara during Brahmotsavam

Mohini Avatara seva which takes place on fifth day of Brahmotsavam in Tirumala Tirupati Venkateshwara Swamy Temple is a unique seva to the Lord. On the fifth day morning, Lord goes around four mada streets decorated in ‘Mohini Avatharam’. In 2018 Navaratri Brahmotsavam, it is performed on October 14. Lord takes the form of ‘Mohini’, […]

Navaratri Brahmotsavams effect | TTD cancels Privilege Darshanams in October 2018

TTD has dispensed with privilege darshans including aged, physically challenged, parents with infants from October 9 to 18 in view of Navarathri Brahmotsavams at Tirumala. While the donors darshan is also cancelled from October 8 to 20, 2018. On the other hand all the arjitha sevas were also cancelled. TTD has taken this decision as […]

Tirumala: Avabrutha Snanam performed

The nine day annual brahmotsavams in Tirumala concluded with Avabhruda Snanam also known as Chakra Snanam on Friday morning, 21 September 2018. Processional deities of Sri Malayappa Swamy and His concerts Sridevi and Bhudevi along with Sudarshana Chakram (Disc weapon of Vishnu) were rendered snapana tirumanjanam at Varaha Swamy temple on the banks of Swamy […]

Hanumantha Vahana Seva celebrated in Brahmotsavam

On the sixth day morning, the Sri Malayappa Swamy took celestial ride on His humble and noble devotee, Hanumantha Vahana on Tuesday, 18 September 2018. IMPORTANCE With regard to character, strength and ability, Hanuman was far superior to even humans. His surrender to the divine cause and his devotion to Lord Rama was unique, exemplary […]

Garuda Vahana Seva in Brahmotsavams celebrated

The big day during the annual Brahmotsavams of Sri Venkateswara, Srivari Garuda Seva witnessed huge turnout of pilgrims on the fifth day evening on Monday. From the first rituals till the completion of the nine day religious event, the Brahmotsavams involves Garudalwar , the vehicle of Sri Venkareswara showcasing the importance of the King of […]

Malayappa Swamy in Mohini Avataram

It is the day of reckoning for TTD, a day which attracts a huge surge of devotees in lakhs for the epochal event of Garuda seva in the evening. But in the pleasant morning on Monday (17 September 2018), Sri Malayappa Swamy in Mohini avataram atop an Ivory palanquin with a golden parrot (Nachiar Thirukkolam) […]

Malayappa Swamy in Bakasura Vadha Alankaram

On the bright sunny day on Sunday, Sri Malayappa took celestial ride on the divine wish fulfilling tree Kalpavruksha Vahanam. According to mythology, Kalpa Vriksha is a celestial tree that fulfils the wishes of devotees. The deity of Lord Govindaraja, along with His two consorts Sridevi and Bhudevi, were placed under the tree and carried […]

Malayappa Swamy as Yoga Narasimha Swamy

On the third day of the ongoing annual Brahmotsvams on Saturday morning (15 September 2018), Sri Malayappa Swamy donned Yoga Narayana and enthralled the devotees with a celestial ride on the ferocious Simha Vahanam. The sacred Simha vahanam with the Lord riding on a Lion with a sitting posture of “Yoga Narayanamurthy” the icon of […]

Malayappa Swamy as Saraswati

On the second day evening of the ongoing annual Brahmotsavams on Friday (14 September 2018), Sri Malayappaswamy was taken out for a procession on Hamsa (Swan) vahanam, in the attire of Goddess Saraswathi the deity of wisdom, holding Veena in the hands. Hamsa or swan is a symbol of purity. It is believed to have […]

Malayappa Swamy as Sri Krishna

The procession of Chinna Sesha Vahanam organized on the second day of the ongoing annual Brahmotsavam at Tirumala on Friday (14 September 2018), the morning was a feast to the eyes of thousands of devotees who had congregated around the thoroughfares of the temple town. The processional deity of Sri Malayappa Swamy, donning the role […]

TTD Brahmotsavams Toll Free Number

TTD has set up a exclusive toll free number 1800 425 4242 which will be available to pilgrim devotees during Salakatla and Navarathri brahmotsavams. The pilgrims can call this number if they have any issues or queries and it is functional 24X7 in Common Command Centre in Tirumala. Each department has deputed staff to attend […]

తిరుమల తిరుపతి: బ్రహ్మోత్సవాలు సెప్టెంబర్ 2018 – వాహన సేవలు, పూర్తి షెడ్యూల్

అధిక మాసం కారణంగా కనులవిందుగా రెండు బ్రహ్మోత్సవాలు సెప్టెంబరు 11న కోయిల్‌ ఆళ్వార్‌ తిరుమంజనం, 12న అంకురార్పణ పురాణాల ప్రకారం శ్రీనివాసుడు వేంకటాద్రిపై వెలిసిన తొలినాళ్లలోనే బ్రహ్మదేవున్ని పిలిచి లోకకల్యాణం కోసం తనకు ఉత్సవాలు నిర్వహించాలని ఆజ్ఞాపించారట. స్వామివారి ఆజ్ఞ ప్రకారమే శ్రీవేంకటేశ్వరుడు ఆనందనిలయం మధ్యలో ఆవిర్భవించిన కన్యామాసం(ఆశ్వయుజం) లోని శ్రవణ నక్షత్రం నాటికి పూర్తయ్యేలా బ్రహ్మదేవుడు తొమ్మిదిరోజుల పాటు బ్రహ్మోత్సవాలను నిర్వహించారు. అందువల్లే ఇవి ‘బ్రహ్మోత్సవాలు’గా ప్రసిద్ధిచెంది అప్పటినుండి నిరాటంకంగా కొనసాగుతున్నాయి. చాంద్రమానం ప్రకారం ప్రతి […]

Darbha gets ready for Dhwajarohanam

Darbha, the dried grass which is used in all the rituals is handed over by TTD forest department to temple on Monday morning. DFO Sri Phani kumar Naidu handed over the material consisting of rope, mat made of darbha to temple peishkar Sri Ramesh Babu in a procession. This will be used by temple priests […]

TTD Brahmotsavams Schedule 2018 | 13-21 September 2018

The annual Brahmotsavams, the biggest and mightiest event among 450 festivals that are being observed in the hill shrine of Sri Venkateswara Swamy at Tirumala all through the year is all set to commence from September 13. As per lunar calendar, because of additional month during every three years, this year there are two brahmotsavams, […]

TTD Koil Alwar Tirumanjanam for Salakatla Brahmotsavam – 11 September 2018

The Koil Alwar Tirumanjanam for the Annual and Navarathri brahmotsavams will be observed on September 11 on Tuesday. As the annual brahmotsavams of Srivaru is commencing on September 13, the temple cleansing fete will be performed on Tuesday falling before the grand event. On this day, the darshan will commence only after 12 noon and […]

Vahana Sevas | Special Attractions for Brahmotsavams

The Vahana Sevas remains special attraction during brahmotsavams of Sri Venkateswara Swamy at Tirumala. This year twin brahmotsavams are set to woo the pilgrims due to Adhika Masam which is also known as Purushottama Masam and is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The annual Navahnika Brahmotsavams are scheduled from September 13th to 21st while the Navarathri […]