365tellugu.com online news,Tirumala,16th october,2021:TTD organised the Dwajavarohanam fete at the Srivari temple in Ekantham on Friday evening to signal the conclusion of the nine-day celebrations of Srivari annual Navaratri Brahmotsavam. As part of the event, Bangaru Tiruchi Utsava was held inside the Srivari temple at 7.00 pm followed by the Dwajavarohanam ritual between 8.00-9.00 pm.
Legends say that Dwajavarohanam signalled that Garuda was bidding farewell to the galaxy of deities that participated in the Brahmotsavam fete and his invitation to them to come again next years celebrations. As part of the event the Archakas chanted the seven holy mantras of Garuda Dhyanam, Bherinpuja, Bheri thadanam, Garuda gadyam, dikpalaka gadyam, Garuda Lagnastakam and Garuda churnika.
Tirumala pontiffs Sri Sri Sri Pedda Jeeyarswamy Sri Sri Sri Chinna Jeeyarswamy, TTD EO Dr KS Jawahar Reddy, TTD board members Sri Nanda Kumar, Additional EO Sri AV Dharma Reddy couple, TTD JEO Smt Sada Bhargavi, CVSO Sri Gopinath Jatti, DyEO Sri Ramesh Babu, VGO Sri Bali Reddy and others were present.