Dec. to 15th Jan. - Dhanurmasa special prayers service
inclusive of Sankaranthi (Pongal) and Gobbilla festival.
- March - Mahasivaratri - (Rathotsav
Teppotsav, Kalyana Mahotsav). It is the major annual festival spreading over 13
days during which many cultural programmes are conducted including
- August - Sri Dharmarajaswamy Festival
July - August - Sri Kumaraswamy & Sri
- Oct. - Devi Navaratrulu Celebrations take
place at the main temple and at Durgamba Hill temple.
- Dec. - Laksha
Bilwarchana for Lord Siva and Kumkumarchana for Mother Prasunambika (Rate
Besides these regularly conducted festivals on a grand scale, special pujas are
performed in accordance with the tenets of Saivagamas during Masa Sivaratris.
Every Friday, the Mother is worshipped with special decoration and elaborate