TTD Brahmotsavam 2021 | Navaratri Brahmotsavam at Tirumala Tirupati Temple

Venkateshwara Kalyanotsavam Tirumala Tirupati

Brahmotsavam, a jubilant 9-day festival during Navaratri in Tirumala Tirupati Temple, begins with Ankurarpana and Dwajarohanam (Flag hoisting). In 2021, TTD Brahmotsavam during Navaratri begins on 6 October and ends on 15 October. Garuda Vahana seva is the major attraction during the 9-day Brahmotsavam festival. In 2021, Garuda Vahanotsavam date is 11 October. The list […]

TTD Koil Alwar Tirumanjanam for Salakatla Brahmotsavam – 15 September 2020

Ahead of the twin Brahmotsavams this year at Srivari temple, from September 19 till 27 and October 16 to 24, TTD is organising the holy Koil Alwar Tirumanjanam event on September 15. The sacred ritual of cleansing the temple is performed usually four times a year- on Ugadi, Anivara Asthanam, annual Brahmotsavam and Vaikunta Ekadasi […]

TTD Salakatla Brahmotsavam 2020 in September

TTD Salakatla Brahmotsavam (Adhika Maasa Brahmotsavam) begins on 19 September 2020 at Tirumala Tirupati Sri Venkateshwara Swamy Devasthanam with Dwajarohanam. Salakatla Brahmotsavam is a 9-day temple event held especially during the year in which Adhika masam comes. Pedda Sesha Vahanam is the vahana seva held in the temple on first day of Brahmotsavam. Other scheduled […]

Sixth day of Brahmotsavam | 5 October 2019 | Hanumantha Vahanam & Gaja Vahana Seva

On the Sixth day of Brahmotsavam, in the morning Hanumath vahanam seva and in the evening Gaja Vahana sevas are celebrated. In 2019, Sixth day of Navaratri Brahmotsavam date is October 5 (Salakatla Brahmotsavam). Sixth day starts with Hanumantha vahanam in the morning. Hanuman is ardent devotee of Lord Sri Rama in Tretha yuga, who […]

First day of Brahmotsavam | Pedda Sesha Vahana Seva – 30 September 2019

On the first day of TTD Brahmotsavams, in the morning Bagaru Thirucchi Utsavam and Dwajarohanam are held. In 2019, First day of Navaratri Brahmotsavam date is 30 September in Navaratri Brahmotsavams. And in the evening, Lord Malayappa swamy (Utsava Murthi of Sri Venkateshwara Swamy) goes around four mada streets of Tirumala in ‘Pedda Sesha Vahanam’. […]

Second day of Brahmotsavam | Chinna Sesha Vahanam & Hamsa Vahanam – 1 October 2019

On the Second day of Brahmotsavam, in the morning Chinna Sesha Vahanam and in the evening Hamsa Vahana sevas are celebrated. In 2019, Second day of Navaratri Brahmotsavams date is October 1 (Salakatla Brahmotsavam). Second day starts with chinna seshavahanam. It is also a sesha vahan except for it is silver throne today while it […]

TTD Brahmotsavams Schedule 2019 | September 30 – 8 October 2019

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 30. As per lunar calendar, because of additional month during every three years, this year there are two brahmotsavams, […]

Fifth day of Brahmotsavam | 4 October 2019 | 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 2019, Fifth day of Navaratri Brahmotsavams date is October 4 (Salakatla Brahmotsavam). Mohini Avatara Utsavam on Pallakhi (Palanquin) On the fifth day morning, Lord goes around four mada streets decorated in ‘Mohini Avatharam’. […]

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’, […]

Third day of Brahmotsavam | 2 October 2019 | Simha Vahana Seva & Muthyala Pandiri Seva

On the Third day of Brahmotsavam, in the morning Simha vahanam seva and in the evening Muthyala Pandiri sevas are celebrated. In 2019, Third day of Navaratri Brahmotsavams date is October 2 in Annual Salakatla Brahmotsavam during Dasara Navaratri.. Third day starts with Simha Vahana seva in the morning as the vehicle of Malayappa swamy […]

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 […]