Vara Lakshmi Vratam - Tiruchanoor
The Vara Lakshmi Vratam is grandly celebrated as a special annual event in Padmavathi Ammavari temple, Tiruchanur. Maa Padmavathi decked up in the form of varalakshmi on this day and blesses her devotees with happiness, wealth and prosperity.
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam makes all arrangements to accommodate thousands of devotees in the temple on eve of this pooja. On the day the devotees attend the pooja in traditional dress and offer pooja with a lot of devotion, concentration and faith.
They seek her blessings for prosperity and well being of their families.
In the evening, Goddess Padmavathi Devi will be adorned in a golden chariot and processed through the holy streets of Tiruchanur. This procession is followed by a team of veda parayanam, different groups of traditional folk dances, bhajans and songs in the praise of Goddess Padmavathi Devi.
Devotees and residents of Tiruchanur participate in this evening procession and offer fruits, coconut and flowers. Goddess Padmavathi devi bless the devotees in all her grandeur in the golden chariot.
In the year 2018 Vara Lakshmi vratam is on 24th, August. We hope that all devotees participate in this special annual event and obtain the divine grace of Goddess Padmavathi Devi.