As part of the ongoing Purattasi Brahmotsavam at Tirumala, Day 2 utsavam was celebrated well today (October 6, 2013; Vijaya Varusha Purattasi Chithrai). There was Chinna Sesha Vahanam purappadu in the morning and Hamsa Vahanam in the evening. Thirumanjanam for Sri Srinivasar and Ubhaya Nachiyars took place in the afternoon.
This year (Vijaya Varusham), the Brahmotsavam commenced on October 5, 2013 (Saturday) with Dwajarohanam and will conclude on October 13, 2013. Ankurarpana and Senadhipati (Vishvaksenar) Utsavam took place on the day preceding day of Day 1 (October 4, 2013). Some of the important utsavams are Garuda Sevai on October 9, 2013; Thanga Ther on October 10, 2013; Rathotsavam on October 12, 2013: and Chakrasnanam on October 13, 2013. Several hundreds of devotees from across the country and outside visit Tirumala for this utsavam.
Recently on September 30, 2013, Therottam for the Noothana Swarna Ratham took place well whereby the golden chariot was taken on a procession along four mada streets and kept inside the newly constructed Swarnaratha mandapam behind Vahana Mandapam. For related photographs, please visit Noothana Swarna Ratha Therottam At Tirumala
For previous day’s utsavam, please visit Purattasi Brahmotsavam at Tirumala Commences
For the detailed programme of the Brahmotsavam, please visit Purattasi Brahmotsavam at Tirumala
The following are some of the photographs taken during Chinna Sesha Vahanam, Thirumanjanam and Hamsa Vahanam…
Photo Courtesy: TTD