Srirama Navami Astanam at Tirumala on April 8
In view of the festival of Sri Rama Navami on April 8, the temple administration of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) is all set to celebrate 'Sri Rama Navami Astanam' in the hill shrine of Sri Venkateswara here on the same day.
The temple priests will perform Snapana Tirumanjanam (Celestial Bath) to Processional Deities of Lord Rama, Seetha, Lakshmana, Anjaneya Swamy at Ranaganayakula Mandapam inside Sri Vari Temple in the morning.
Later, Astanam will be performed at Bangaru Vakili by 2200 hrs.
On April 9, the priests will perform 'Pattabhisheka Mahotsavam' -the coronation ceremony of Lord Sri Rama inside Srivari Temple at Bangaru Vakili.
The TTD has cancelled Vasanthotsavam and Sahasra Deepalankara Seva on Ramanavami day and cancelled Vasanthotsavam even on April 9, following special rituals on these two auspicious days.
(Posted on 04-04-2014)