The annual brahmotsavams of "Swayambhu Varasiddhi Vinayaka Swamy" begins on the day of Vinayaka Chavithi in Kanipakam Temple in every year. The temple biggest festival will be celebrated for a period of 21 days. First 10days of Kanipakam annual brahmotsavams are known as Navaratri Utsavams and next 11 days are called as Pratyeka Utsavams. During the festival days, the presiding deity of the temple will be taken out in procession in different avatars in the evening around the temple village (known as Gramotsavams).
This year 2014, the kanipakam temple annual festival begins on August 29, 2014(Friday) and concludes with Teppotsavam on September 18, 2014(Thursday).Sri Varasiddhi Vinayaka Swamy Annual Brahmotsavams 2014, Kanipakam:
|Navaratri Utsavams for 10 days:|
|Day 1||August 29, 2014(Friday)||Abhishekam to Mulavirat in the morning|
|Day 2||August 30, 2014(Saturday)||Dwajarohanam & Hamsa Vahanam|
|Day 3||August 31, 2014(Sunday)||Nemali(peacock) Vahanam|
|Day 4||September 1, 2014(Monday)||Mushika(Mooshika) Vahanam|
|Day 5||September 2 2014(Tuesday)||Sesha Vahanam|
|Day 6||September 3, 2014(Wednesday)||Varaha Vahanam|
|Day 7||September 4, 2014(Thursday)||Gaja Vahanam|
|Day 8||September 5, 2014(Friday)||Rathotsavam|
|Day 9||September 6, 2014(Saturday)||Thiru Kalyanam|
|Day 10||September 7, 2014(Sunday)||Dwajavarohanam and Ekanta Seva|
|Pratyeka Utsavams(Special festivals of Sponsors) for 11days:|
|Day 11||September 8, 2014(Monday)||Adhikara Nandi Vahanam|
|Day 12||September 9, 2014(Tuesday)||Ravanabrahma Vahanam|
|Day 13||September 10, 2014(Wednesday)||Yali Vahanam|
|Day 14||September 11, 2014(Thursday)||Suryaprabha Vahanam|
|Day 15||September 12, 2014(Friday)||Chandraprabha Vahanam|
|Day 16||September 13, 2014(Saturday)||Kalpavruksha Vahanam|
|Day 17||September 14, 2014(Sunday)||Vimanotsavam|
|Day 18||September 15, 2014(Monday)||Pushpa Pallaki Vahanam|
|Day 19||September 16, 2014(Tuesday)||Kamadhenu|
|Day 20||September 17, 2014 (Wednesday)||Poolangi Seva|
|Day 21||September 18, 2014(Thursday)||Teppotsavam(float festival)|
- On the occassion of navaratri festival the temple darshan timings are from 4:30am to 11:00pm.
- During the festival days, daily sevas/rituals such as special Abhishekam, Palabhishekam, Nijaroopa darshan would be cancelled.
- During the festival period, large number of devotees across the country will have a darshan of Lord Ganapati.
Kanipakam Temple Locations & Contact Telephone Numbers:
Shree Swayambu Varasidhi Vinayaka Swamy Vari Devasthanam,
Chittor district, Andhrapradesh,
Temple Contact numbers: 08573-281540(office)
Kanipakam Temple Official Website: www.kanipakamvinayaka.org