10 February 2022, Plava varusha, Thai-28, Thursday;
On 08 February 2022, Ratha sapthami celebrations took place in Sri Venkateswara Perumal temple at Tirumala Tirupathi. Perumal was adorned in different silk garments with different sathupadi was mounted on seven different vahanams. First vahanam was Surya Prabhai vahanam, followed by Sesha Vahanam, GarudaVahanam, Hanumantha vahanam, Kalpavruksha vahanam, Chandraprabhai vahanam. Deepa harathi was performed during every vahanam sathupadi and Perumal blessed the assembled devotees in Asthanam.
Photos taken during the utsavam can be viewed below:
Photo courtesy: GoTirupati