The 11 days Sri Lakshminarasimha Swamy Temple, Yadagirigutta Brahmotsavam celebrations begin from 21 Feb 2015, Yadagirigutta commenced on a grand note as priests performed swasthi vachanam here on Friday.
The kalyanam of the presiding deity will be performed on February 27, while on the preceding day edurukollu mahotsavam will be performed. Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao is expected to attend the former.
The temple was colourfully decorated for the fete. Meanwhile, the TSRTC is operating special services to the hill shrine from various parts of the State.
Police have stepped up the security in and around the Temple. The Brahmotsavam will conclude March 2.
Yadagirigutta Brahmotsavam Celebrations
Dwajarohanam will be conducted on February 21. During the days of the Brahmostavams, the presiding deity will give darshan to devotees in different Avatarams.
Swamyvari “Edurkolu” programme will be conducted at 9.45 pm on February 26.
The most prominent event Swamyvari Kalyanotsavam will be performed at 9.45 pm on February 27.
On behalf of the state government, Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao will attend the Kalyanotsavam and present “Pattu Vasthralu” (silk clothes) to the presiding deity.
The daily rituals Nithya Kalyanam, Sri Sudarshana Narasimha homam and other sevas were cancelled by the temple authorities during the Brahmotsavams, which will conclude on March 2.
Speaking to the media, Executive Officer of the temple Geetha said that all arrangements were made for the Brahmostavams and to avoid any inconvenience to the devotees.