The annual chitirai Bhramhotsavam is being celebrated at Sri Aaraamudhan Sannidhi between 17th and 26th april 2013 in a grand manner. The utsavam started with Sri Viswakshena Aaradhanam, ankuraarpanam, Garuda prathishtai and initiated with Dwajaarohanam. Some of the photos taken during this occasion can be viewed in this link http://anudinam.org/2013/04/18/thirukkudanthai-sri-aravamudhan-kovil-pushpapallakku/
Followed by the Dwajaarohanam. bakthas witnessed the first day purappadu of Sri Amuthan with Ubyanachiyars in the evening around 8.00 PM in Velli Indira Vimanam. (http://anudinam.org/2013/04/18/sri-aaravamudhan-vijaya-chitrai-bramotsavam-ondram-thirunal/)
Siriya Thiurvadi Sri Aanjaneya swami is also taken procession before Sri Aaravamudhan which is unique in the Chitrai Utsavams. The Annual Sri Rama Navami Bramotsavam of Sri Ramaswamy Temple takes places during the same time, which adds more speciality to Chitrai brahmotsavam. Sri Ramar in punnaimaram Vahanam is a rare one which can be viewed below. Sri Rama Navami Thiru Ther will be held on 19th of April 2013.
On the 18the of April 2013, during Irandam thirunal of Vijaya Varusha Chitrai Bramotsavam of Sri Aaravamudhan Sannidhi, Sri Amuthan with Sri Chakkarathazhavar purappadu was conducted and some of the photos taken during the occasion can be viewed below