2014 Feb 25: Mandasa, AP, India – 6th day of Sri Vasudeva Perumal Brahmotsavams. Utsavananta Snapanam of Perumal was conducted with 108 Kalasas. HH Sri Ahobila Ramanuja Jeeyar Swamiji performed the Snapanam (sacred bath) to Mu:lamu:rthi of Sri Vasudeva Perumal, Lakshmi Devi, Andal and Dasanjaneya Swamy in Mandasa temple. HH Sri Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji offered Vastrams to Perumal through HH Sri Ahobila Ramanuja Jeeyar Swamiji. In the evening Saptavarana event was performed as per the procedure laid out in Bramhothsava Vidhi.
7 pradakshinas were made around the temple with sacred sounds – Vedanadam, Divyaprabandham, Sankeerthana, Shankhadhwani, Nrutyam, Stotram and finally with utmost silence. HH Sri Ahobila Ramanuja Jeeyar Swamiji explained about the procedure of Saptavarana. Bramhotsavams are concluded with Saptavarana.