The prestigious festival of Ugadi will be celebrated in a grand manner at the Sri Padmavati Ammavari Temple on March 18.
As part of the celestial event Suprabhatham and Sahasranama archana will be performed to the deity at 5am. Abhisekam will be performed to the utsava idols at the Sri Krishnaswamy mandapam in the evening at 3pm to 4pm.
Later from 6pm to 7.30pm the Ammavaru will be paraded on the mada streets of Trichanoor on a flower decked palanquin. After that Panchanga Shravanam and Ugadi Asthanam will be conducted.
In view of the special rituals on the day, the TTD has cancelled the arjita sevas like the Kukumarchana, Sahasra dipalankara sevas etc. on March 18.
ISSUED BY THE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER TTDs, TIRUPATI