Tirumala, Oct.16 : The Srivari Navaratri Brahmotsavam-2020 kicked off on Friday at Srivari temple in ekantham due to COVID-19 restrictions.
After the Vedic programs in the Yogashala, the utsava idols of Sri Malayappaswami along with consorts Sri Devi and Sri Bhudevi were paraded within the Vimana prakaram of Srivari temple on Bangaru Tiruchi.
Thereafter they were seated in asthanam at the Ranganayakula Mantapam.TTD EO Dr K S Jawahar Reddy was tied Kankana for Brahmotsavam by the archakas on the occasion.
Tirumala pontiffs Sri Sri Sri Pedda Jeeyarswamy, Sri Sri Sri Chinna Jeeyarswamy, MP Vemireddy Prabhakar Reddy, Additional EO A V Dharma Reddy, TTD Board Members DP Anant, Smt Prashanti Reddy, Chief Archaka Venugopala Dikshitulu, Kankanabhattar Ramakrishna Dikshitulu, DyEO of Srivari temple Harindranath, VGO Manohar, Peishkar Jaganmohanacharyulu and other officials were present. (NSS)